DP01 FA2014 Week06

Review of Week 05 Assignment

Drawing Room 137

Scale Figure

  1. Take 3 picture of your classmates (3 different people, natural pose)
  2. Import 3 pictures to Illustrator
  3. Use Pen tool to trace / make sure line is closed.
  4. Save as Illustrator 3.
  5. In Rhino, import Illustrator file
  6. Scale the height of the person 5′-8″ typical male
  7. Run “PlanarSrf” Command
  8. Rotate to view vertical on Front View
  9. Decide 4 Render Views
  10. Run “NamedViews” Command, create a new view
  11. In your Render View, orient the person towards Render view

Photoshop CompositingOpen rendered PNG file

  1. Change brightness and contrast
  2. Change color with Hue and Saturation
  3. Add sky in the background
  4. Save as PNG

5 Diagramming Exercise

  • On a large sheet of paper, create a diagram on how your life is organized.
  • List all of your activities for each category (live / work / play).  i.e. eating, driving, watching movie and etc.
  • For each activity, think about required quality of space.
  • Think about relationship between each activity space.  Start a bubble diagram.

Midterm Beach House (Week 08)

A cottage on the water.
  1. Approach bridge from beach.
    1. Look at the bridge slide, and design a creative approach to the cottage.
    2. What is an appropriate form of bridge for pedestrian?
  2. Determine what kind activity happens in both indoors and outdoors.
    1. Reading
    2. Eating
    3. Sleeping
    4. Bathing
    5. Swimming
    6. Working

The environment you are creating is about you.  Through design of the space, you have to tell a story of who you are.  Using 50 objects that you created for Week 6, create an ideal space based on your personal lifestyle.  This is NOT about re-creating your existing room.  This is an interior project.  The size of interior space is 24’x24’x16′.

Required materials on the board

  1. 2+ exterior views rendered.
  2. 4+ interior render views with scale figure (You don’t have to render for Week 07.  Please bring Rhino Model for desk-crit
  3. 2D drawings
    1. floor plan
    2. section
  4. Sketch or diagram

Midterm Deliverable

Print presentation board @ 24″x36″ portrait (Board layout will be covered in Week 07)

Please note: We will have a Review session on Week 08 at the beginning of the class.  The presentation is absolutely MANDATORY in order to pass the class.

For Next Week:

  • Bubble diagram of your lifestyle on 11×17″
  • Design sketches
  • Progress Rhino Model

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