You are on page 1of 1

Form follows Function- Louis Sullivan

-Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Form does not necessarily follow function - Antonio

"Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks

together. There it begins"


-Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

"Form follows function- that has been misunderstood.

Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual
-Frank Lloyd Wright

"Make big plans; aim high in hope and work,

remembering that a noble, logical diagram once
recorded will not die"

Art and Architecture, the new unity

-Daniel Burnham

- Walter Gropius

"Architecture is the reaching out for the truth"

"Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's


-Louis Kahn

-Daniel Burnham

A house is a house

Function influence but does not dictate form

- Louis Kahn

- Eero Saarinen

Cube within a cube

Architectural-form equals social-form

- Le Corbusier

-Eliel Saarinen

"The house is a machine for living in"

Free Download for Architectural CAD Blocks

Free Download for Architectural CAD Blocks

Modern architecture need not to be Western
- Kenzo Tange

A bridge is like a house

"All architects want to live beyond their deaths"

-Philip Johnson

- Le Corbusier

- Robert Maillart

Less is more
- Ludwig Mies Van de Rohe

"Less is a bore"
-Robert Venturi

"Architecture is the will of an epoch translated into


Architecture must meet 3 requirements: strength,

beauty, and unity
- Marcus Vitruvius Pocio
"Every great architect is- necessarily - a great poet. He
must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day,
his age"
-Frank Lloyd Wright