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How to Architect The Basics Of The Profession And Practice Of Architecture, Presented In Illustrated A Z Form.The Word Architect Is A Noun, But Doug Patt Uses It As A Verb Coining A Term And Making A Point About Using Parts Of Speech And Parts Of Buildings In New Ways Changing The Function Of A Word, Or A Room, Can Produce Surprise And Meaning In How To Architect, Patt An Architect And The Creator Of A Series Of Wildly Popular Online Videos About Architecture Presents The Basics Of Architecture In A Z Form, Starting With A Is For Asymmetry As Seen In Chartres Cathedral And Frank Gehry , Detouring Through N Is For Narrative, And Ending With Z Is For Zeal A Quality That Successful Architects Tend To Have, Even In Fiction See T He Fountainhead S Architect Hero Howard Roark How To Architect Is A Book To Guide You On The Road To Architecture If You Are Just Starting On That Journey Or Thinking About Becoming An Architect, It Is A Place To Begin If You Are Already An Architect And Want To Remind Yourself Of What Drew You To The Profession, It Is A Book Of Affirmation And If You Are Just Curious About What Goes Into The Design And Construction Of Buildings, This Book Tells You How Architects Think Patt Introduces Each Entry With A Hand Drawn Letter, And Accompanies The Text With Illustrations That Illuminate The Concept Discussed A Fallen Humpty Dumpty Illustrates The Perils Of Fragile Egos Photographs Of An X Acto Knife And Other Hand Tools Remind Us Of Architecture S Nondigital Origins How To Architect Offers Encouragement To Aspiring Architects But Also Mounts A Defense Of Architecture As A Profession By Calling Out A Defiant Verb Architect


10 thoughts on “How to Architect

  1. says:

    How to Architect is one of those books that you might expect to contain useful information about its titular subject, which, in this case, would be Architecture You might expect it to contain tips and tricks of the trade, insider secrets, and generally good advice for someone who is interested in designing buildings You would, of course, be wrong How to Architect is a catchy, quirky, and interesting turn of phrase, but very little else Its title sneakily attempts to pass it off as an instruct How to Architect is one of those books that you might expect to contain useful information about its titular subject, which, in this case, would be Architecture You might expect it to contain tips and tricks of the trade, insider secrets, and generally good advice for someone who is interested in designing buildings You would, of course, be wrong How to Architect is a catchy, quirky, and interesting turn of phrase, but very little else Its title sneakily attempts to pass it off as an instructional book, but it isn t Its format The ABCs of Architecture would like you to think that it s a down and dirty collection of 26 useful architect s tips It isn t It s just a s...


  2. says:

    Besides the support of Ayn Rand at the end of the book, this was a decent intro into the lives of architects.


  3. says:

    La utilidad de los diccionarios es uno de esos hechos que nadie cuestiona Tan irrefutable que en los hogares cat lico, despu s de la Biblia, es uno de esos libros que siempre tendr un espacio en cualquier lugar Teniendo esto en mente, recordemos la esencia del diccionario, que es precisamente, dar significados y definiciones de palabras ordenas alfab ticamente Este ejercicio fue el realizado por Doug Patt para generar un breve pero consiste libro titulado How to Architect en el cual propor La utilidad de los diccionarios es uno de esos hechos que nadie cuestiona Tan irrefutable que en los hogares cat lico, despu s de la Biblia, es uno de esos libros que siempre tendr un espacio en cualquier lugar Teniendo esto en mente, recordemos la esencia del diccionario, que es precisamente, dar significados y definiciones de palabras ordenas alfab ticamente Este ejercicio fue el realizado por Doug Patt para generar un breve pero consi...


  4. says:

    Such a lovely book I believe it is helpful for beginners in architecture as it gives a brief look at some architectural principles, shows how the architect should think and what capabilities he should have I really liked the way how the author organized the principles in alphabetical order from A to Z As a 2nd year student, I found it beneficial book, but what it provides is actually simple and basic information about architecture I recommend this book for those students who are interested i Such a lovely book I believe it is helpful for beginners in architecture as it gives a brief look at some architectural principles, shows how the architect should think and what capabilities he should have I really liked the way how the author organized the principles in alphabetical order from A to Z...


  5. says:

    pretty rudimentary in scope, but maybe because i was hoping for a read that went intopoetic depth attempts to make a few far reaching, thin comparisons humpty dumpty that brought down the level of intelligence in an effort to connect with a very broad readership however, its a...


  6. says:

    A quick enjoyable read This book is best targeted at high school students considering a career in architecture As a graphic design college student with an interest fascination appreciation of architecture, I found some good, applicable, if simple, information in this book.


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  8. says:

    I don t know why i was waiting forfrom this book, or deeper, but it tells exactly what it offers in the description , very easy and refreshing.


  9. says:

    Some nice thoughts, esp in the chapter on Kevin Bacon But beautifully produced book The layout speaks as much about the subject as the words.


  10. says:

    The abc s of architecture.