Considering which structural system should be used when designing a building is one of the key early phases of any architectural project. This book provides a unique collection of different perspectives on the relationship between structures and the forms and spaces of architecture. As such it...
To Be Published May 16th 2016 by Routledge
This is a book about structures that shows students how to "see" structures as integral to architecture, and how knowledge of structures is the basis for understanding both the mechanical and conceptual aspects inherent to the art of building. Analyzing the structural principles behind many of the...
Published April 18th 2011 by Routledge
Exploring Structures in Architecture
In this richly illustrated book with many practical examples, Bjorn Sandaker provides readers with a better understanding of the relationship between technology and architecture. As an experienced teacher and writer, Sandaker offers a well-founded aesthetic theory to support the understanding and...
Published October 19th 2007 by Routledge