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” The diagram does not dict at e t he end product of t he process, it simply informs it .

‘ Pet er Eisenman

Stan Allen, Field Conditions Diagrams

transformation

strategies and variables

Aranda Lasch - ʻPackingʼ, from Tooling

Peter Zumthor, Thermal Baths, Vals 1996

Vals and surrounding landscape

work by Coren Rau 09

work by Coren Rau 09

work by Coren Rau 09

work by Coren Rau 09

work by Coren Rau 09

work by Frances Reid ʻ10

work by Frances Reid ʻ10

The Very Many, “Aperiodic Vertebrae” 2008

Gamazio Kohler, material explorations

Aldo Van Eyck, Arnheim Pavillon

transformation

exploration precedent potential

work by Dylan Barlow ʼ08

work by Dylan Barlow ʼ08

work by Dylan Barlow ʼ08

work by Annie Aldrich ʼ08

work by Annie Aldrich ʼ08

work by Annie Aldrich ʼ08

work by Charlotte Hofstetter ʼ08

work by Charlotte Hofstetter ʼ08

Le Corbusier, Venice Hospital Project, 1968

precedents

typological lineage

Candilis Josic & Woods: Free University Berlin, 1963–73

Kazuyo Sejima, Low-Rise Housing, 1996

MVRDV, Hoornse Kwadraant Housing, Delft, 1996

Aldo Van Eyck, Orphanage, Amsterdam, 1960

OMA, Agadir Convention Center, 1990

MVRDV, Villa VPRO, 1993-97

OMA, Nexus World, Fukuoka, 1991

Moisei Ginzburg with Ignaty Milinis, Narkomfin Building, Moscow, 1928-32

precedents

transforming morphologies in housing

Le Corbusier, Unité dʼHabitation, Marseilles, 1946-52

Le Corbusier, Unité dʼHabitation, Berlin-Westend 1957, Briey 1963, Marseille, France, built 1947-1952

Parkhill Flats,Jack Lynn and Ivor Smith, 1957

Balfron tower,Ernő Goldfinger, 1963

Trellick tower,Ernő Goldfinger, 1966-72

PLOT, VM Houses, 2005

San Francisco Fabric

Renee Chow, Analysis, San Francisco Fabric

Stanley Saitowitz, 1022 Natoma, San Francisco, 1993

Stanley Saitowitz, 1022 Natoma, San Francisco, 1993

Stanley Saitowitz, 1028 Natoma, San Francisco, 2005

Stanley Saitowitz, Yerba Buena Lofts, San Francisco, 2001

Stanley Saitowitz, Yerba Buena Lofts, San Francisco, 2001

Stanley Saitowitz, Yerba Buena Lofts, San Francisco, 2001