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Architectural modelmaking, Nick Dunn, (electronic book)

Label
Architectural modelmaking
Title
Architectural modelmaking
Statement of responsibility
Nick Dunn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The physical scale model is often cited as an important tool of communication for architecture students and practitioners alike. This book focuses on the inspiring possibilities for modelling the built environment with all the different media and techniques that are now available
Cataloging source
UKM
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1974-
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Dunn, Nick
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Portfolio skills.
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  • Architectural models
  • Architectural models
Label
Architectural modelmaking, Nick Dunn, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • INTRODUCTION; Why we make models; A brief history; Modelmaking now; About this book; Getting started; Machines; MEDIA; Introduction; Abstraction; Size and scale; The selection and composition of media; Paper and cardboard; Step by step: Developing a design using paper models; Wood; Step by Step: Woodworking; Styrofoam, acrylic and plastics; Case study: Using plastics and styrofoam; Step by Step: Making an acrylic model; Resin, clay and cast materials; Step by step: Casting a plaster model from a silicone mould; Case study: Cast resin elements; Step by step: Using plasticine to develop form
  • Step by step: Casting a concrete modelStep by step: Casting concrete components from a silicone mould; Steel and other metalwork; Step by step: Modelling a geodesic dome; CAD/CAM; CNC; Step by step: Powder printing; Step by step: ABS printing/Rapid prototyping; 3D Printing: Amalgam Modelmaking; Step by step: CNC Milling & routing; Finishing techniques; Photography and film; Step by step: Creating a realistic photomontage; Digital and camera technology; Case study: Model photography; Case study: Time lapse photography and lighting effects; TYPES; Introduction; Concept models
  • Case study: From concept to design proposalSite/city models; Block/massing models; Design development models; Step by step: Making a wax model; Case study: Process models; Spatial models; Case study: Spatial models as design generator; Structural models; Case study: Structural models as part of design process; Interior architecture models; Case study: Exploring light and shadow; Lighting models; Step by step: Investigating light effects on an interior; Presentation/exhibition models; Step by step: Making a presentation model; Case study: Models for an exhibition; Full-sized prototypes
  • Case study: Prototype modelsCase study: Material exploration through prototypes; Step by step: Making a cladding model; APPLICATION; Introduction; Descriptive models; Case study: Descriptive model as communication tool; Case study: Descriptive model as practice; Predictive models; Case study: Detail models; Case study: Predictive modelling as hybrid process; Case study: Predictive modelling as technical study; Evaluative models; Case study: Evaluating material properties; Step by step: Evaluating the effects of a façade; Explorative models; Case study: Explorative model of urban flows
  • Case study: Prototyping through explorative modelsStep by step: Exploring materials through models; Case study: Exploring new materials through models; Case study: Explorative models of spatial narratives; Case study: Taichung Metropolitan Opera House; Modelling the future; Case Study: Integrated thinking and making; Glossary; Further reading; Index; Picture credits; Author's acknowledgements
Control code
PURCH EBC1876194
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (216 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781780676463
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Architectural modelmaking, Nick Dunn, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • INTRODUCTION; Why we make models; A brief history; Modelmaking now; About this book; Getting started; Machines; MEDIA; Introduction; Abstraction; Size and scale; The selection and composition of media; Paper and cardboard; Step by step: Developing a design using paper models; Wood; Step by Step: Woodworking; Styrofoam, acrylic and plastics; Case study: Using plastics and styrofoam; Step by Step: Making an acrylic model; Resin, clay and cast materials; Step by step: Casting a plaster model from a silicone mould; Case study: Cast resin elements; Step by step: Using plasticine to develop form
  • Step by step: Casting a concrete modelStep by step: Casting concrete components from a silicone mould; Steel and other metalwork; Step by step: Modelling a geodesic dome; CAD/CAM; CNC; Step by step: Powder printing; Step by step: ABS printing/Rapid prototyping; 3D Printing: Amalgam Modelmaking; Step by step: CNC Milling & routing; Finishing techniques; Photography and film; Step by step: Creating a realistic photomontage; Digital and camera technology; Case study: Model photography; Case study: Time lapse photography and lighting effects; TYPES; Introduction; Concept models
  • Case study: From concept to design proposalSite/city models; Block/massing models; Design development models; Step by step: Making a wax model; Case study: Process models; Spatial models; Case study: Spatial models as design generator; Structural models; Case study: Structural models as part of design process; Interior architecture models; Case study: Exploring light and shadow; Lighting models; Step by step: Investigating light effects on an interior; Presentation/exhibition models; Step by step: Making a presentation model; Case study: Models for an exhibition; Full-sized prototypes
  • Case study: Prototype modelsCase study: Material exploration through prototypes; Step by step: Making a cladding model; APPLICATION; Introduction; Descriptive models; Case study: Descriptive model as communication tool; Case study: Descriptive model as practice; Predictive models; Case study: Detail models; Case study: Predictive modelling as hybrid process; Case study: Predictive modelling as technical study; Evaluative models; Case study: Evaluating material properties; Step by step: Evaluating the effects of a façade; Explorative models; Case study: Explorative model of urban flows
  • Case study: Prototyping through explorative modelsStep by step: Exploring materials through models; Case study: Exploring new materials through models; Case study: Explorative models of spatial narratives; Case study: Taichung Metropolitan Opera House; Modelling the future; Case Study: Integrated thinking and making; Glossary; Further reading; Index; Picture credits; Author's acknowledgements
Control code
PURCH EBC1876194
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (216 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781780676463
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote

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