052-1110-20L  Architectural Design V-IX: Meteora 02 - Chambers of Arguments - "Freihaus"

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersL. Hovestadt
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
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Abstract"Freihaus" is a quiet place in the center of the city - Moscow, Buenos Aires, Zurich.
"Freihaus" likes your intellect.
You are safe in the "Freihaus" if you argue and do not shout. *Freihaus" knows everything.
Nothing leaves the "Freihaus", no text, no image, no thing, no money, no sound ... no nothing - but you!
Objective1) Identification and understanding of the challenges of todays technologies;
2) techniques of working within the plenty of the internet;
3) a methodology to design digital architectures;
4) understanding of the shift from hard building construction to soft building applications, and
5) an understanding of the importance of becoming a literate digital persona in order to be an architect today.
Contentit is violent out there.
all arguments dead.
trump vs greta.
fakes vs attitude.
terror vs tyranny.
everything is science.
or art.
or not.
arguments, sanctions.
you can’t improve by doing better.
white noise.

"Freihaus" is a quiet place in the center of the city - Moscow, Buenos Aires, Zurich.
"Freihaus" likes your intellect.
You are safe in the "Freihaus" if you argue and do not shout. *Freihaus" knows everything.
Nothing leaves the "Freihaus"
no text, no image, no thing, no money, no sound ... no nothing, but YOU.

module 1 on text [ichnographia]
on the conciousness of our planet on the talks of the chambers

module 2 on images [orthographia]
on the awareness of our planet on the dreams of the last night

module 3 on models [scenographia]
on the constitution of the house
on the architectonics of the chambers
Prerequisites / NoticeIndividual work only.
Crits:10.3. / 7.4.
No extra costs.