Design Ideas / Edition 1

Design Ideas / Edition 1

by Bert Bielefeld
     
 

ISBN-10: 3764381124

ISBN-13: 9783764381127

Pub. Date: 06/28/2007

Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag

Design Ideas offers students a variety of different ways to go about finding a design solution. In addition to suggesting fundamental ways to get the creative process moving and develop a design approach, it also proposes various sources of inspiration for design ideas. It focuses on the three elements of place, form, and function, which can sometimes

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Design Ideas offers students a variety of different ways to go about finding a design solution. In addition to suggesting fundamental ways to get the creative process moving and develop a design approach, it also proposes various sources of inspiration for design ideas. It focuses on the three elements of place, form, and function, which can sometimes constitute immediate springboards for concrete designs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783764381127
Publisher:
Birkhauser Verlag
Publication date:
06/28/2007
Series:
Basics Ser.
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
84
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents


Foreword     7
Introduction     9
Design basics     11
Designing in context     15
Landscape and climate     18
Urban planning and architectural context     20
Social and socio-cultural factors     32
Design and function     39
Responding to user needs     39
Spatial allocation plan and internal organization     41
Constituents of design     47
Order and proportion     47
Basic elements of design     50
Space and bodies     56
Working with materials and structures     63
Materials and structures as design elements     63
How we perceive materials     67
Arriving at ideas     69
Creativity and creativity techniques     72
Methods and strategies     74
In conclusion     79
Appendix     81
Literature     81
Picture credits     83

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