The process of creation, which transforms and idea or a concept into an object which will become functional, is the basis of this teaching unit.
How can we move from the banality of an object to an object of desire?
'Eventually everything connects'people, ideas, objects. . .the quality of the connections is the key to quality per se.' (R. Eames).
The topics covered are:
- integration of storage
- using materials for other purposes
At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
Specific learning outcomes:
experiment with using materials
view the creation of objects as an extension of architecture
define the qualities of object
Contribution to the learning outcomes reference network:
Test an artistic approach
Place the action
Make use of other subjects
Use the technical dimension
The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.