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Arki Thesis blues: the Difference between Concept and Philosophy?


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Arki Thesis blues: the Difference between Concept and Philosophy?

During my student years, concepts and philosophy never got explained clearly. It’s one of those things you read from the Project brief and your kind of catch from comparing notes with what your best friend did in Architecture School.
Architecture Sketch - Design Concept -Frank Gehry Partners

Architecture Sketch – Design Concept -Frank Gehry Partners

One of the challenge during school was that in UST, it always rained. And the guys who top the board exams are simply brilliant, hard researching dudes with monster drawing skills. Back to Architecture – here’s the Question: What is a concept?

A design concept is a statement that expresses your approach to the design problem. The concept speaks to a specific problem/project but is still in line with your Design Philosophy. It creates a connection between the design problem and the design solution. The concept is consistent throughout the design itself. Your concept should relate

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Answers to the Archi Design Concept Worksheets


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Architecture Concept Creation Workshop 2012

Architecture Concept Creation Workshop 2012

The 5th Floor was packed with eager Architecture Students wanting to get ahead of their fellow students. “The Time Starts Now.” says the Speaker. Everyone rushes to scribble, mumble, to scrabble and  . . . to read more about the Event Visit Architecture Design Workshop 2012, Bacolod-Philippines

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