Subject notes for UniMelb ABPL10004
Semester 1, 2018
Covers key buildings from lectures and tutorials with annotations of important details, themes and some important background info.
Concise with building images.
Topic List :
• Space, Settlement and the City
The Land, The Sea, Architectures of Death, Avenues of Death, Polis, Urbs
• Spaces of Religion
Temples of the Nile, Temples of the Ancient West, Temples of the Ancient East
• Spaces of Community and Public Life
Temples and Typologies, The Dome, Creation of Monumental Space, Collective Realm, Building Community, Building across East and West, Building Community
• Dwelling : Privacy and Rule
Roman Dwelling, Siheyuan, Japanese Architecture, Dwelling and Rule
• New Spatial Concepts and Sites of Continuity
Renaissance, Mannerist and Baroque Churches, Forbidden City and Holy City, Mughal Architecture, Birth and Death and Renewal