Three Dimensional Thinking

 

 

During the past couple of weeks in my architecture studio, we’ve been doing some thinking exercises to help our brains think like designers. One of the assignments we had dealt with three dimensional thinking. We were given the top, front, and side views of 12 objects. From those views, we had to generate the 3-D object. This is an important skill since architects have to be able to look at drawings of buildings and know what it’s going to look like pretty easily.  The top row are obliques, the second are isometric, and the last row are plan obliques. I had done this in one of my CivE classes, so I already knew what I was doing (somewhat). But these were really hard/complex! They were definitely brain teasers!
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About lukatie15

Hi! I'm Katie. I am a junior here at Lehigh and I am double majoring in Civil Engineering and Architecture. This Arts-Engineering program is a five year program where I will graduate with two degrees. I am from Quakertown, Pennsylvania, and I am one of the few commuting students at Lehigh. Despite of this, I am the Vice President of the Steel Bridge Team, and I played club rugby. Additionally, I do kickboxing and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at a local martial arts gym. If you have any questions about anything at all, please don't hesitate to ask! View all posts by lukatie15

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