Iterative House Variations

The objective of this studio was to focus on iterative design. Starting with an abstract model as a base concept, the house design grew and evolved through many phases. This helped to clarify the design intent, as well as provide practice in modeling.


Materials: Basswood, Acrylic, Graphite, Bristol Paper
Software: AutoCAD, Google SketchUp, Photoshop

Denver, CO
Design Studio II
Patricia O’Leary, Instructor
12 weeks (Feb 09 – Apr 09)

 

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"3 plus 3" abstract design variations

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Abstract model to base houses on

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First house iteration

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Second house iteration

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Third house iteration

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Final house iteration

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Floor plans and diagrams of final iteration

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Elevations and sections of final iteration