The Language of Space
By (author) Bryan Lawson
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Language of Space by Bryan Lawson
Book DescriptionThis unique guide provides a systematic overview of the idea of architectural space. Bryan Lawson provides an ideal introduction to the topic, breaking down the complex and abstract terms used by many design theoreticians when writing about architectural space. Instead, our everyday knowledge is reintroduced to the language of design. Design values of 'space' are challenged and informed to stimulate a new theoretical and practical approach to design. This book views architectural and urban spaces as psychological, social and partly cultural phenomena. They accommodate, separate, structure, facilitate, heighten and even celebrate human spatial behaviour.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780750652469
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Architectural Press
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 23-Oct-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Including a series of case studies on notable designers, the author presents this discussion, trying to understand how designers think. He does this by mapping out the issues concerned with the design process, with design problems and solutions and design thinking.
What Designers Know, Paperback (April 2004)» View all books by Bryan Lawson
Explores whether design knowledge is special, and attempts to get to the root of where design knowledge comes from. This book focuses on how designers use drawings in communicating their ideas and how they converse with them as their designs develop. It also shows how experienced designers use knowledge differently to novices.
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Author Biography - Bryan Lawson
Bryan Lawson is a Professor of Architecture at the University of Sheffield. He is however both an architect and a psychologist, which has enabled him to study the nature of the design process.
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