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The Language of Architecture by Val Warke, Andrea Simitch

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THE LANGUAGE OF ARCHITECTURE
Kolbe, Georg, 148
Koolhaas, Rem, 39
Kudless, Andrew, 215
Kuerman, David, 195
Kulve, Thor ter, 160
Kunsthal, 40
Kunstmuseum, 94
Kurokawa, Kisho, 205
Kursaal Auditorium and Congress Center, 113
KVA, 96
Landscape Formation-One, 130
Largo de João Franco, 160
Laser Machine and Tool Factory, 85
Laurenz Foundation, 93
Lavis, Fred, 107
Leatherbarrow, David, 95
Le Corbusier, 34, 44, 47, 103, 117, 118, 119, 126, 147,
166, 187, 190
Ledoux, Claude-Nicolas, 45, 142
Le Fresnoy Art Center, 169
Leite Siza, Álvaro, 53
Lequeu, Jean-Jacques, 84, 141
Lewis, David J., 16, 212
Libera, Adalberto, 128
light
chiaroscuro, 121
color, 121–122
distortion, 121
instruments, 122
perceptual color, 122
spatial transformation, 118, 121
symbolic color, 121
textures, 118
Lim, C. J., 215
Lincoln’s Inn Fields, 43
Lin, Maya, 134
London Design Festival, 75
Loos, Adolf, 113
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Museum, 195
Lower Roadway (New Jersey Route 139), 107
Lowry, Glenn, 204
LTL Architects, 35, 212
Lucia, Andrew, 61
Lu Wenyu, 66
Mãe DÁgua Amoreiras Reservoir, 146
Maison Carrée, 185
Maison de Verre, 69, 114
Manhattan Transcript, 214
Mardel, Carlos, 146
Marklee, Johnston, 53
mass
additive processes, 66
characteristics, 70–71
density, 70
gravity, 70
processes, 66, 69
subtractive processes, 69
materials
acoustic, 94
assembly, 98
bamboo, 97
behaviors, 94–96
characteristics, 90, 94
constructive processes, 97–98
cultural indices, 99
detail/jointure, 98
environmental changes, 98
indices, 99
manufacturing methods, 97
models, 24
nanotechnologies, 96
permeability, 94
phenomenal characteristics, 90, 94
program indices, 99
responsiveness, 95
site indices, 99
smart materials, 96
textures, 94
weather and, 95
Mathíesen, Óli, 206
Matté Trucco, Giacomo, 112
MAXXI Museum of XXI Century Arts, 25
Mayne, Thom, 29–30, 194
Melville, Herman, 12
Memorial Sloane-Kettering Cancer Center Lobby,
35
Memorial to the Martyrs of the Deportation, 171
Mendes da Rocha, Paulo, 67–68
Method Design, 195
Metrocable San Javier, 159
Metropol Parasol, 32
Meuron, Pierre de, 31, 41, 91–93, 95, 149, 174
Michelangelo, 11, 28, 84, 137, 190
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 11, 31, 148, 183
Milan Biennale, 213
Millcreek Apartments, 176
Milwaukee Art Museum, 81
MINIWIZ, 63
Mirador (Spain), 177
Miralles, Enric, 28
Möbius House, 55
Modulor 2 proportioning system, 190
Mollino, Carlo, 143
MoMA (Museum of Modern Art), 63, 168, 204
Monastery of the Lima Refóios, 137
Mondrian, Piet, 111
Moneo, Rafael, 54, 113, 134
Monville, Françoise Racine de, 141
Morandi, Giorgio, 119
Moretti, Luigi, 11–12, 104
Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba, 182
Mostafavi, Mohsen, 95
Moura, Souto, 56
movement
amplification, 130
attenuated, 128
continuous, 128
curating space, 126–127
dialogue, 130
filmic, 126
interface, 130
interrupted, 129
narrative, 127
parallel sequences, 131
processional, 126
random, 129
sequence, 128–129
simultaneous sequences, 131
theatrical, 127
Munich Olympic Stadium, 74
Murphy, James Cavanah, 182
Museum and Park Kalkriese, 129
Museum for Roman Artifacts, 54
Museum of Grati, 98
Musical Studies Center (Spain), 99
Music Faculty (Austria), 32
Music Tower (Berklee School of Music), 204
myThread pavilion, 201
NAi Collection, 167
Nakagin Capsule Tower, 205
National Congress of Brazil, 179
Nationale-Nederlanden, 142
National Music Centre, 25
National Tourist Routes (Norway), 129
National Veterinary Investigation Laboratory, 170
Negron, Jonathan, 105
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 120
Nemesi Architetti Associati, 130
Nervi, Pier Luigi, 77
New Jersey Route 139, 107
New National Gallery, 183
New York Earth Room, 149
Nicol, F., 61
Niemeyer, Oscar, 179
Nike Stadium, 201
Ningbo Historic Museum, 66
Nolli, Giambattista, 102
Nolli Plan of Rome, 69
Nordic Biennale Pavilion, 22
Nordic House, 110
Norman Foster + Partners, 185
Norwegian Glacier Museum, 21
“Nose, The” (Nikolai Gogol), 141
Notre Dame du Haut, 119
Nouvel, Jean, 123
O’Donnell, Caroline, 63
Olmstead, Frederick Law, 161
Olympic Sculpture Park, 158
OMA (Oce for Metropolitan Architecture),
39–40, 99
1111 Lincoln Road garage, 41
Orange Cube, 87
Oratory Complex of Saint Phillip Neri, 10
Oratory of the Filippini, 135
order
aggregation, 178
hierarchy, 178–179
repetition, 174, 177
Östberg, Ragnar, 134
Otto, Frei, 74
Oudolf, Piet, 159
Ovalles, Larisa, 146, 147
Palazzo Canossa, 84
Palazzo dei Conservatori, 137
Palazzo del Senatore, 190
Palazzo Ossoli, 12
Palladio, Andrea, 106, 175
Palmanova, 190
Pantheon, 122
Paper Bridge (France), 76
Parc de la Villette, 155, 160
parti diagram, 24
Party Wall, 63
Passage des Panoramas, 104
Passage Jouroy, 104
Patriarch Plaza, 68
Pavilion for Vodka Ceremonies, 42
Peak Leisure Club, The, 211, 212
Pei, I. M., 69
Pelletier, James, 194
Penang Turf Club, 30
Penn, William, 184
Perot Museum of Nature and Science, 30
Perruzzi, Baldassarre, 12
Perugini, Giuseppe, 71
Pevsner, Nikolaus, 6
Pezo, Mauricio, 70
Phidias, 78
Piano, Renzo, 131
Piazza di Spagna, 46
Pingusson, Georges-Henri, 171
Pinós, Carme, 28
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 120
Pius Church, 90
Plečnik, Jože, 137, 143
POLLI-Bricks, 63
Pompeian house, 121
Pont du Gard, 76
Ponti, Gio, 34
Porch of the Caryatids, 78
Pousada Santa Marinha, 135
Prada Tokyo, 31
prefabrication
sitelessness, 206
standardization, 204
Premthada, Boonserm, 199
presentation
audience, 210, 213
documentary, 210
evocative, 213
media, 213
Price, Cedric, 162
program
bodies, dimensional accommodation of, 38
codes, 43–44
dimensional imperatives, 38, 41
empathy, 45
empirical aspect, 38, 41–44

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