Author: Mark Philip
CAAD [College of Architecture, Arts and Design] – AUS
Instructor Faysal Tabbarah
An architectural project starts with an idea. It can be representative, metaphorical, purely functional and so on. This concrete model represent the “seed” of thoughts on which a project is built upon. The seed stage is an important part of the design process that leads to a solid concept. In this case, the idea of a central core from which cantilevering staggered plates hold one another to create the building envelope. ” This idea was developed as I was experimenting with modular growth ideas shown below”.