Conceptual Space | Perception of Space
The design of space is first a mental concept and any resultant response is primarily experienced through visual perception.
A form oriented approach in which space can be literally ignored – or a waste product after design is still prevalent in architectural circles.
From a form dominated perception to a renewed awareness of space as dynamic – vase/ faces experiment tangible substance.
The spaces between buildings is as important as the spaces which contain them.
Spatial Diagramming (Interior Spaces)
To create in a diagram and thinking attitude which has transported your minds eye through an interior space. It sharpens the mind. This is not a figurative drawing but a subjective diagram. The diagram might emerge elliptical due to the eyes perceptual window.
A) Draw lines from a field of vision different points – Select and connect various points in a room.
Spatial Diagramming (Exterior Spaces)
Narrow spaces between buildings should be recorded lanes and by lanes – walkways etc.
Project to determine the boundaries of space seen as sections drawn at progressively distant points from the observer.