Calendar

SES # TOPICS KEY DATES
Week 1
1 Show and Tell  
2 First Studio: Project 1 Group Introduction  
3 Field Trip to Thomson Island  
Week 2
4 Pin Up of First Ideas / Concepts

(Individual) - Group Selections

 
5 Group Esquisse  
6 Team Presentations x 12 of Design Strategies  
Week 3
7 Research, Development and Test  
8 Research, Development and Test  
9 Informal Pin Up  
Week 4
10 Prototype / Production  
11 Review  
12 Field Trip:
Herreshoff / IYRS
Bristol, RI
 
Week 5
13 Lecture: Frano Violich Assignment 1 due
14 Site Readings / Research Conferences  
15 Working Review  
Week 6
16 Lecture: George Brin / RISD

Review of Research / Model

 
17 Lecture: Tim Eliason / Tri-Pyramid Assignment 2 due
18 Field Trip:
Goetz Boat Builders
Hereshoff / Part II
 
Week 7
19 Working Review  
20 Studio / Shop Time  
21 Studio / Shop Time  
Week 8
22 Review: Reliance Pavilion  
23 Lecture / Demonstration:
Lofting and Hereshoff / N52
Assignment 3 due
24 Studio

In Class: Review

 
Week 9
25 Studio  
26 Studio  
27 Studio  
Week 10
28 Review: Program / Concept  
29   Assignment 4 due
30 Studio  
Week 11
31 Field Trip: Peabody / Essex Museum
M. Kim / Safdie Assoc
 
32 Studio  
Week 12
33 Working Review  
34 Studio  
35 Studio  
Week 13
36 Mid Term  
Week 14
37   Final assignment due
38 Studio  
39 Studio  
Week 15
40 Last Studio  
Week 16
41 Final Review  

Course Info

Learning Resource Types

group_work Projects with Examples
assignment Design Assignments