New House Competition

Chicago Architecture foundation guest speaker

New House Competition


Homework

Brining Photo References minimum of 10 buildings.(Futuristic looking buildings) If You do not bring reference to class you will have LaSalle.

Due date

A day March.14th Bday March.15th



In class work.
If you were absent Please fill out and hand in for grade.
1. What are current buildings that are historically protected?
Find Minimum 5 + all the details

Buildings which have been around?, what do they look like?, what are they used for?

2. Research some architects’ visions of the future, take note of anything interesting.
Find Minimum 5 + all the details

• Google searches: futuristic buildings, future architecture skylines, architects to look at FRANK GEHRY, ZahaHadid, Santiago Calatrava
3. What long-term effects? Solutions to pollution, traffic, over population, climate







Important Due Date


Completed (with watercolor) Project due

March 5 B-day Class

March 6 A-day Class


Must have elements for your project / Rubric
1. Need to include 2 of neighborhood people (without face)
These figures are representing your neighborhood people (types of jobs that they have things that they do)

Yourself as abstract figure. First 10 minutes of class I will walk around grade them in class.


2. Abstract style of your neighborhood.

3. Perfect craftsmanship. All the lines are clean and nice just like the examples that I been showing you.
4. Paint should be Opaque.






For B-day class by Wednesday Feb.14th


2B class sketch due This Friday 16th.


For B-day class by Wednesday Feb.14th

1. Reference picture printed and bring the to class.

2. Community sketch need to be completed on big yellow color paper.

Drawing Must include

This sketch need to include 2 of neighborhood people (without face) these figures are representing your neighborhood people (types of jobs that they have things that they do)

Yourself as abstract figure. First 10 minutes of class I will walk around grade them in class.


For A-day class by Thursday. Feb.15th

1. Reference picture printed and bring the to class.

2. Community sketch need to be completed on big yellow color paper.

Drawing Must include


This sketch need to include 2 of neighborhood people (without face) these figures are representing your neighborhood people (types of jobs that they have things that they do)

Yourself as abstract figure. First 10 minutes of class I will walk around grade them in class.



Art examples of Jacob Lawrence & Faith Ringgold

Please look at the artwork examples. This will help what you need to draw, what style we are working on and what is important things we are trying to learn.

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brownstones by jacob lawrence.jpg


Lawrence Nigerian Series.jpg

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If you were absent week 21.

Please fill out all the questions and hand in by Feb.5th





Knowing Your Community Week 21st
Name: _ Class:
Name of your Neighborhood___
How much do you know about your Neighborhood history?
Please write 4-5 answers each.

  1. 1. What is the community most famous for, or what should it be famous for?
  2. 2. How did your neighborhood get its name?


  1. 3. Any famous person lived/born in your neighborhood?
  2. 4. When is the community most enjoyable? Most annoying?
  3. 5. Why/What types of people live in your neighborhood?
  4. 6. How would you change the neighborhood if we could?
  5. 7. Please find Positive 4 different stories/news that makes your neighborhood special.
I want you to write about the story and explain why you choose that story.
Stories can be from old times or recent news.