Thursday, March 13, 2008

Parti and Poche examples

Here are some drawings that may help you in developing your parti and poche drawings for Project 1.

Drawings for the Thermal Baths at Vals, by Peter Zumthor:

Studies of Counterform - the space between letter forms in typography. The space between the letters is of equal importance to the letters themselves.

Diagrams of program distribution for the Seattle Public Library by OMA:

Casa em Alcacer do Sal by Aires Mateus. Studies of poche in both drawing and model form.

A digram showing how light enters the Bregenz gallery:

A poche drawing of the Chapel at Ronchamp by Le Corbusier: