The City as a Building.Urban Design Exercise, second year bachelor studies at the institute of urban design, University of Innsbruck
led by Daniel Koehler
This exercise teaches compositional basics of city architecture, a basic knowledge of urban terminology, urban structure and urban form, the history of cities and city visions.
Brief: Select and represent a city, which expresses one of the following conditions:
The building that produces the city.
The building that is a city.
The building with buildings that is a city.
The city that exists between buildings.
The city that is a building.
The city that produces buildings.
Sort, compare, compose and draw the city as a part condition.
Configure the city as an element of architecture in the form of a slab with the dimension of six hundred meters in length, one hundred meter in width and eighty meters in height. Consider it for nine thousand inhabitants.