Readings / Videos

Reading is an important part of Arch 521. There is no required textbook for this course. Readings will be assigned according to topics discussed in class as well as lectures. Readings will be uploaded or linked to the course website. Students are responsible for reading the assigned materials and coming to class prepared for discussion.

Week 15: Read, Toward site-specific and self-sufficient robotic fabrication on architectural scales

Week 12: Watch, The Architecture of Error: Matter, Measure and Misadventures of Precision by Francesca Hughes. 

Week 8: Watch “Rendering and Experience”, the first part of Newish Media, a conversation between Lucia Allais and John May.