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Lecture 29 - High Tech 1
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Name two American Industrial Designers that were very influential in the 1950s
1. Charles Eames 2. Ray Eames
How is an hyperbolic paraboloid generated?
double curvature surfaces, one curve goes up the other down
Why must tensile surfaces be given an anticlastic curvature?
to resist windload in tension
How did Fuller account for the solar gain in the 1967 U.S. Pavilion?
The building tracks the sun, when the sun hits the exterior material, it would transform into a sun shade
What is considered to have been the first Metabolist project?
Kiyonon Kikutake in Marine City
What did Tange consciously change from Saarinen's Yale Hockey Rink in his Tokyo Olympic Gymnasium?
Tension rather than heavy concrete arch
What do you consider to be the most important quality of Metabolist architecture?
flexibility, metabolic change
What did Tange say was the difference between his 1960 Plan for Tokyo Bay and Haussmann's Plan of Paris?
Haussman-radial, Tokyo Bay - orthagonal
In what country did Metabolist architecture originate?
Name two Metabolist architects who were students of Tange:
1. Kurokawa 2. Isozaki
Who designed Habitat 67?
The architect of the Nagakin Capsule Tower was
Describe the term "Structuralism" as used by Herman Hertzberger
wanting user participation
List three members of Archigram
1. cook 2. chalk 3. herron
though influenced by Bucky Fuller, Archigram's members had one significant difference in their design approach. What was it?
not interested in efficient use of materials
Describe Peter Cook's "Instant City:"
moves from pre infrastracture to flexible city (floating city)
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