052-1109-21L Architectural Design V-IX: Meteora 05 - Engenderings (L. Hovestadt)
|Semester||Autumn Semester 2021|
|Periodicity||every semester recurring course|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Comment||Please register (www.mystudies.ethz.ch) only after the internal enrolment for the design classes (see http://www.einschreibung.arch.ethz.ch/design.php).|
Project grading at semester end is based on the list of enrolments on 2.11.21, 24:00 h (valuation date) only. This is the ultimate deadline to unsubscribe or enroll for the studio.
|Abstract||This studio works on the idea that a substantial understanding of|
todays technology (internet of things, big data, machine
intelligence ...) changes the perspective to architectural theory
and will result in different architectural designs and building
|Objective||1) Identification and understanding of the challenges of todays technologies;|
2) techniques of working within the plenty of the internet;
3) a methodology to design digital architectures;
4) understanding of the shift from hard building construction to soft building applications, and
5) an understanding of the importance of becoming a literate digital persona in order to be an architect today.
|Content||METEORA #05 ENGENDERINGS|
FASHION, JOURNALISM, FEMINISM
'IF NATURE IS UNJUST,
What it is,
Gendered by nature
or engendered by ratio?
Coco Chanel (1918)
the Villa Lemoine
of Rem Koolhaas (1998)
the XENOFEMINIST MANIFESTO (2018)
METEORA #05 will use artifical intelligence
to write a text to explicate a precise position in today's world,
to create a spectrum of images to reflect this world
and design an architectural artefact which brings things into adequate proportions
|Prerequisites / Notice||Individual work only.|
Critiques: Dates to follow
No extra costs.