Arch 108 DC2 Spring 2019

DC II_ Systems and Assemblances

Number and title: Arch 108 – DC2

CLASS LIST

Instructor info: Alphonso Peluso
E-Mail: peluso@iit.edu

Syllabus:  Arch 108 – DC 2 Syllabus Spring 2019 – Peluso

Course Description:
This course will focus on 3D modeling of geometric components in Architecture and design. Computer 3D Modeling types covered are: Explicit Modeling, Nurbs Surface Modeling and Basic Computer Rendering.

Class 01: Introduction to Geometry Types _ Export 2D for Presentation
Geometry Types: Points, Curves, Surfaces, Polysurfaces, Meshes

A01: DC2_A01_SP19

Reading 01:

Polyhedra Primer Ch1, Pearce & Pearce
Polyhedra Primer Ch2, Pearce & Pearce

Videos:

Video-01

Video-02

 

Class 02: Polyhedra _ Rendering: Cameras #02
Polyhedra: Platonic solids, Dihedral angle, Rotate 3D

A02: DC2_A02_SP19

Reading-02:
Polyhedra Primer Ch3, Pearce & Pearce

Resource Material:
The Platonic Solids

 

Video:

Video-01

 

 

Class 03: Surfaces _ Surface Editing _ Export 3D to 2DSurfaces 
Surfaces: Planar Surface, Ruled Surface, Loft, Sweep 1 & 2, Revolve, Polysurface creation Surface Editing: Points on, Edit Points on, Gumball, Scale 1D 2D 3D
Export 3D to 2D: Make 2D

A03: DC2_A03_SP19

Homework 03 Example

Readings:
Architectural Geometry ‘SURFACES’
‘Surfaces’ Greg Lynn and Mark Foster Gage
Innovative Surface Structures Martin Bechthold

Video -01

 

Class 04: Extrusions _ Construction Planes _ Rendering Resolution (Pixels Explained)
Extrusion Types: Surface Extrusion, Solid Extrusion, Plan & Elevation Extrusions Construction Planes: World Construction Planes _ Top, Right, Left, Front, Bank, 3 Point Construction Plane, Construction Plane by Object, Project to C Plane
Rendering: Setting up a Camera and Sunlight #01

A04: DC2_A04_SP19

Readings:
Engel Structure Systems Chapter 03
Moussavi The Function of Form Chapter 01

 

Class-05: Rhino Section Perspective _ 3D Print Best Practices _ CoA 3D Print Lab Tour

 

MIDTERM ASSIGNMENT: DC2_Midterm_SP19

Midterm Examples:

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3

Example 4

 

Class-06: 3D Printer  Post Processor _ Work in class _ Desk Crits

3D Printer Post Processing Software : ultimaker-cura-software

 

Class-07: Work in class _ Desk Crits

 

Class-08: Midterm Presentation

 

Class-09: Shell Structures
Shell Structures: Cylindrical Shell, Trim, Offset, Join, Extrude Crv, Mirror,  Dome Shells: Revolve, Arc (Start End Radius)(3 Point), Revolve, Parabola, Hyperbola, Network Crvs Srf

A05: DC2_A05_SP19

Function of Form-Shell Systems-Farshid Moussavi
Structure Systems-Shell Structures-Heino Engel

Shell Structure Tessellations Videos

Video-01 

Video-02 

 

Class-10:  Folded Plate Tessellations _ Photoshop Skills #1
Planar Surface, Copy Vertical, Array, Orient 3 Point,
Rotate 3D, Cplane, Extrude Crv, Boolean Union, Mirror, Check Mesh

A06: DC2_A06_SP19

Structure Systems-Surface Active-Heino Engel
Function of Form Plate Tessellation FarshidMoussavi

 

Videos:

Video-01 

Video-02 

 

Class-11: Pneumatic Membranes: Circle Tangent to 3 Curves, Rotate 3D, Network Curves Surface, loft, sphere, trim, join, cap, closed solid polysurface, array polar _ Photoshop Skills #2 _ Intro to Parametric Design #1

A07: DC2_A07_SP19

Function of Form-Pneumatic Membranes-Farshid Moussavi
Structure Systems-Pneumatic Structures-Heino Engel

 

Trees:  Summer Tree 1  _______  Summer Tree 2  _______ Winter Tree 1

People: Couple taking photo  _______   Woman ______ Man

 

Pneumatic Membrane Tessellation Videos:

Video-01 

Video-02 

 

Class 12: Photoshop Skills #3 _ Intro to Parametric Design #2 _ Case Study: Peter Eisenman Holocaust Memorial

Case Study Links:
Article 1

Article 2

Video 1

 

FINAL ASSIGNMENT:

DC2_Final_SP19