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    Overview: Sage Chapel is non-denominational chapel centrally located on the Cornell University Campus designed by Charles Babcock. Its physical address is 147 Ho Plaza, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Neighboring buildings include Olin Library, Uris Library, Day Hall, and the Cornell Store. 1. Condition: Sage Chapel is in great condition. There are some minor faults in the exterior of the building, however. In the courtyard of the North façade, the stone foundation is being stained green by the surrounding foliage. There is also moss growing on several stones on the East side of the Main entrance. On the east façade of Memorial Antechapel there is some chipping in the stone under the windows. It appears as though repairs have been opposite the statue in the same location as the area is painted over in white and does not match the stone. The door on the east façade is in poor condition due to chipped paint. There also appears to be an issue with the stone foundation in the same location. The issue appears to have been addressed as there is a net around the stone. 2. Overall Dimensions: Sage chapel contains multiple parts within its boundary. Its original shape was Latin Cross shape, marked by the Nave contained the east and west façades and the transepts that mark the north and south façades. The Memorial Antechapel and the second transept make the shape irregular. The Chapel is one and one-half stories high. The Chapel also has a basement that can be accessed from…

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    1 Introduction . The scope of this thesis is analyzing and understanding the architectural design relationship and principles of interor design and urban square design. The scope is going to analyze the design principle relationship similaritites and differences between urban square design and interior space design. Urban squares are the examples of urban design principle in architectural area. Urban square design is result of the urban space design.The thesis is going to focus on urban square…

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    of primarily American Craftsman single and multiple residences constructed from 1900s to the 1950s. This two story Craftsman home has a square floorplan, muti-panned windows, and a continuous brick foundation. The wood framed building is sheathed in horizontal wood beveled siding on the second story and split wood shingles are on the porch header on the first story. The porch appears to have been altered; since it lacks Craftsman features such as the porch header meeting the columns, which…

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    One of the most waited for events, in an architectural sense, was the completion of Paul Rudolph’s Yale Art and Architecture building in 1963 a postwar American Architectural event. Also known as the A&A it was considered Rudolph’s master piece as it promised to be the solution to solving modernism’s major unsolved problems. As New York Times critic Ada Louise Huxtable said, “it asks and answers some of the major questions facing the art of architecture today, at a time of crisis and transition…

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    students of architecture are drawn into a state of anesthesia emerging from bombarding imageries that lack critical understanding. 3. ARCHITECTURE EDUCATION The present day architectural education has been deeply influenced by the Bauhaus and Ulm school in Germany and VKHUTEMAS [State Higher art and technical studios] and INKHUK [Institute of artistic culture] in Moscow [1]. The formal aesthetics proposed by the Basic Design course in these schools became the keystone for architectural…

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    The Great Pyramids of Giza, Stonehenge, the Colosseum, Machu Picchu - human beings are responsible for some of the most extraordinary feats of engineering that we still see standing today. Architecture is an art form of a unique category due to the complexity, grandeur, and artistic elements incorporated into the structures. Completely describing the history of architecture would take many books, a couple of doctorate degrees, and a passion for all things related to architecture to encompass the…

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    North Church Case Study

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    provides the building at the time a more “colonial” take on a church. The sharp edges and rectangular structure shows how the church was not built for an intricate design, but for a functional purpose. One limitation of using brick to build the church is that it must be a plain, rectangular shape and does not give the architect much room for creative design. By using brick to build a majority of the church it is clear that this church was created for day-to-day functionality over creative…

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    the agent 0 Agent does not meet elements A - C of the standard 8 Agent meets elements A - C of the standard Building Value Standard Description: Clear communication and honesty is the foundation to building trust. Accuracy needs to be followed according to the policies and procedures. In an effort to help protect our Better Business Bureau’s A+ rating as well as ensure that every customer has a great Beachbody experience. Accuracy includes processing the customer’s order…

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    Nothing is Needed for Something Many people judge their success on how much they have and the material possessions around them; Ernest Hemingway, however, believes people must accept they are nothing to achieve true success and happiness. Nothingness is a difficult concept for many to grasp, but it becomes more clear with age what nothingness means. People also often do not want to accept or believe they are nothing in the world. Most believe they have a specific purpose and are in some way…

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    Field Of Film Analysis

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    The focus is on the significance of the existence of the fundamental principles of architectural design in the field of cinema, it is also intended to support this assumption with certain examples in filmic medium. In other words, with an agreement that basic principles of architectural design can be treated as an apparatus for the design of a film, this comparison will emphasize not only the significant role of architectural basic design elements in the process of filmmaking; but also emphasize…

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