Structure as Reinforcement of Design Concepts and Qualities

10 April, 2013
Andrew Charleson
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This talk describes research in progress on an exploration of how building structure not only bears load, but also plays architecturally expressive roles. After elaborating upon the expressive potential of structure, case-studies from around the world illustrate how popular contemporary architectural concepts and qualities are reinforced by exposed structure.