825011 VO/2 Urban Design

winter semester 2013/2014 | Last update: 22.01.2014 Place course on memo list
825011
Urban Design
VO 2
2,5
weekly
every 2nd year
German

Acquisition of basic competences in the subject area of urban development with reference to the methodological, philosophical, sociological and artistic urban development plans on a global and local level; an understanding of urban building measures, structures and forms of representation.

1.) Introduction/What kind of problem is urbanization?

2.) The Square Grid/Ildefonso Cerda (1815-1976)/ Extension Plan of Barcelona (1859)/The Theory of Urbanization (1867)

3.) The City as a Diagram/Ebenezer Howard (1850-1928)/Letchworth (1903)/Garden Cities of To-morrow (1898-1902)

4.) The Linear City/Tony Garnier (1869-1948)/Une cité industrielle (1904, 1917)/The Precursor of Modern City Planning

5.) The Superblock/The Austrian Marxists/Karl Marx Hof (1927)/Social Democratic Urbanism (1919-1932)

6.) The “Siedlung”/Ernst May (1886-1970)/Römerstadt (1926-1928)/The City and the “Lebensreform” Movement”

7.) The Continuous Ground/Le Corbusier (1887-1965)/Plan Voisin (1925)/A Contemporary City (1925)

8.) The Vertical City/Ludwig Hilberseimer (1885-1967)/Hochhausstadt (1924)/The “Grossstadtarchitektur” (1927)

9.) The Culture of Subdivision/Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959)/Broadacre City (1932-59)/The Disappearing City (1932)

10.) The Mat-Building/Georges Candilis (1913-1995) and Shadrach Woods (1923-1973)/Kasbah Casablanca (1952)/The Idea of the Habitat

11.) The Megastructure/Alison (1928-1993) and Peter Smithson (1923-2003)/Robin Hood Gardens (1969-1972)/The Street in the Air

12.) The (Mega)Form/Aldo Rossi (1931-1997)/Gallaterese Milan (1967)/ The Architecture of the City (1966)

13.) The Non-Figurative Plan/Archizoom-Andrea Branzi (1938-)/No-Stop City (1969)/Weak Urbanism (2006)

14.) The Void/ OMA-Rem Koolhaas (1944-)/Ville Nouvelle Melun Senart (1987)/Imagining Nothingness (1995)

15.) The indexical project / Peter Eisenman / Rebstockproject Frankfurt (1994) / The Diagram

Lecture, assessment is based on a single examination at the end of the course.

Course examination according to § 7, statute section on "study-law regulations"

Mumford, Lewis, The Culture of Cities, New York (Harcourt Brace and Company) 1938

Mumford, Lewis, Die Stadt. Geschichte und Ausblick (band 1, band 2), München (dtv) 1979

Benevolo, Leonardo, Die Geschichte der Stadt, Frankfurt (Campus Verlag) 1983

Tafuri, Manfredo, Dal Co, Francesco, Architektur der Gegewart, Stuttgart (Belser Verlag) 1977

Frampton, Kenneth, Die Architektur der Moderne. Eine kritische Baugeschichte, Stuttgart (Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt) 2001

Kostof, Spiro, The city shaped. Urban patterns and meanings through history, London (Thames and Hudson) 1991

Kostof, Spiro, The city assembled. The elements of urban form through history, Boston (Brown Little) 1992

Hobsbawm, John Ernest, Das Zeitalter der Extreme. Weltgeschichte de 20. Jahrhunderts, München (Carl Hanser Verlag) 1995

 

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01.10.2013
Group 0
Date Time Location
Tue 2013-10-01
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Wed 2013-10-09
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-10-15
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-10-22
18.15 - 20.00 HS C (Technik) HS C (Technik) Barrier-free
Tue 2013-10-29
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-11-05
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-11-12
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-11-19
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Wed 2013-11-20
18.00 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-11-26
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-12-03
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2013-12-10
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Thu 2013-12-12
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2014-01-07
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2014-01-14
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2014-01-21
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free
Tue 2014-01-28
18.15 - 20.00 Gr. HS Gr. HS Barrier-free