PROPERTIES & SHAPES. Nicole Garcia 10-10271 Gustavo Cadenas 11-10138. CONTENTS. Introduction : Form. S hapes : Platonic Shapes Non-Platonic Shapes in Buildings and Structures?. Properties: Rhythm Silhouette Symbol Conclusion.
Nicole Garcia 10-10271
Gustavo Cadenas 11-10138
Sphere & cylinder
Cone & Pyramid
Parthenon – Golden Section
Japanese Gallery House -Shigeru Fuse Architects
Eastern Bridge, Columbia River, Oregon
Any architectural shape has 3 properties : rhythm, silhouette and symbol.
The rhythm property indicates the range of complexity
The silhouette property is that of the outer form
The symbol property concerns to the design of the openings