Week 11 Reading Guide
Week 11 Reading Guide ENVD 3114
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Date Created: 10/30/15
Thursday December 24 y Week 11 Ch 16 Late 18005 History of Buildings atelier a studio for teaching art or architecture parti in the French BeauxArts System the basic design layout for a building or group of buildings eclecticism the combination of elements from a variety of architectural styles especially in latenineteenth century European and American architecture Chicago School teachings about building skyscrapers in which Sullivan eliminated all excess surfaces protected grid of steel structure with terracotta cladding and Chicago windows with large central pane flanked by smaller more operable bays more glass than wall bottom two floors lavished with ornate castiron filigree Apartment housing Europe 18th century 5 to 6 story structure with several family dwellings on each floor first appeared as units within a subdivided palace later as vertically stacked alternative to row houses increased the potential density of urban sites to become dominant building type Skyscrapers Chicago system Thursday December 24 y L Opera Paris 1875 featured by Napoleon in place of a church palace or arch as triumph diamond shaped plan all facades with pilasters structure as decoration iron frame concealed with polychromatic stone cladding paired columns huge porticos copperclad dome addressed spectacle of F 39 V attendance more than stage action Reliance Building Chicago 1893 15 story steelframed building by Burnham amp Root thin exterior walls broad Chicago windows white terracotta spandrel panels pointloaded eaves box profile system broad Wainwright Building St Louis 1894 Adler and Sullivan ten story tower clad in red terracotta panels contradictory structural bays non structural mullions Ecole des BeauxArts conceptof parti committed to compositional order and creation of appropriate style and decoration Boston Public Library historic used parti of with arcaded exposed castiron marblelined stairway Thursday December 24 y Boston 1888 Richardson s first major public project clearly showed familiarity with Paris on Copley square across from Trinity Church quickened the pace of evolution of styles from neomedieval to NeoRenaissance St Genevieve and expanded into cubic palace courtyard based on Cancelleria in Rome structure barrel vault classical cofers Thursday December 24 y White City Chicago 1893 Daniel Burnham master plan following a campus design by Frederick Law Olmsted domes and gilded statues imperical fantasy ancient splendor cheap wood veneer etc painted white interior exposed wroughtiron frames white referred to buildings and people
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