A section of the book is dedicated to describing alternative structural forms which are chosen as a function of building height. There is a reassuring clarity to what. Structure As Architecture provides readers with an accessible insight into the relationship between structure and architecture, focusing on the design principles. Preface-- Introduction-- Two Building Studies-- Relationships between architectural and structural form-- Building exterior-- Building function-- Interior structure
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This contextual knowledge and analysis guides the development of efficient structural systems that are not only safe, but also constructible and structure as architecture. By examining design principles that relate to both architecture and structural engineering, Andrew Charleson provides new insights into the relationship between both the technical and aesthetic aspects of architecture.
It connects architectural design ideas and structure in the context of contemporary architecture, materials and structure. Structure as architecture is highly illustrated, providing a sourcebook of architectural and engineering design ideas.