Arch 108 DC2 Spring 2022

Arch 108 DC2 Spring 2022

Course Description:

This course will focus on 3D modeling of geometric components in Architecture and design. Computer 3D Modeling types covered are: Explicit Modeling, Nurbs Surface Modeling and Basic Computer Rendering 

Syllabus: DC2_Syllabus_SP22

Professors:

Diana Gros

dgros@iit.edu

Zahida Khan

zkhan9@iit.edu

Jenna Staff

jstaff@iit.edu

Alphonso Peluso

peluso@iit.edu

Tuesday Sections TA:
TA info: Samad Vahora svahora@hawk.iit.edu

TA Office Hours: Thursdays in 2pm to 4:30pm in Crown or by Appointment via Zoom

Thursday sections TA:
TA info: Ethan Tsai etsai4@hawk.iit.edu

TA Office Hours: Tuesdays 2pm to 4pm in Crown or by Appointment via Zoom

 

Weekly Schedule
Class 01: 

InDesign Basics – DC1 Portfolio
Basics: Interface, Making a New Document, Layer Setup, Guides, Image Placement, Text, Fonts,
Switching Layers, Duplicate Spread, Facing Pages, Page Numbers

A01: DCII_A01_SP22 – InDesign Basics

Additional Resources:

50 Best Architecture Portfolio Templates

Issuu Architecture Portfolios

Video:

 

Class 02:

2D Polygons _ 2D Tessellations _ CAD WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get)
Drawing Types: Hand, CAD, Photoshop, Hybrid Hand & Digital

A02: DCII_A02_SP22

Reading:

Polyhedra-Primer-Ch1-Pearce-Pearce
Polyhedra-Primer-Ch2-Pearce-Pearce

References:

Pen Techniques

Student Examples: Note (Student examples do not always match the assignment sheet. Some are missing requirements of the assignment)

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3

Example 4

Example 5

 

Videos:

Class 03:

3D Polyhedra _ 3D Tessellations
Polyhedra: Platonic solids, Dihedral angle, Rotate 3D

A03: DC2_A03_SP22

Reading: Polyhedra-Primer-Ch3-Pearce-Pearce

Student Examples:

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3

Example 4

Example 5

Example 6

References:

Pen Hatching and Cross Hatching Examples:

Pen Cross Hatching Tutorial

Polyhedra Video: Dodecahedron Dihedral Angle = 116d34′

Class 04: 

Rhino Subtraction Techniques
Section Techniques: Boolean, Contour, Wirecut, SolidPtOn, Shell

A04: DC2_A04_SP22

Student Examples:

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3

Example 4

Example 5

 

Video:

 


3D Printing Basics
3D Printing: Cura Slicing Software _ Model Material _ Support Material _ Infill

 

The Shop 3D Printing Protocol:

3D Printing Instructions

Cura Post Processing Software┬á (AKA)┬á ‘Slicer’ Download

https://ultimaker.com/software/ultimaker-cura

Phot0 Documentation Handout

Student Examples:

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3

Example 5

Example 6

 

Ultimaker Videos:

Cura Video:

 

Class 05:

Rhino CAD – 2D Drawing Basics
Transformations:
Move, Copy, Offset, Array, Scale, Mirror
Trim, Fillet, Line weights, Walls, Doors, Windows, Hatching, Scale Factors

A05: DC2_A05_SP22

Video

 

Class 06:

Rhino CAD – 3D Modeling and Rendering Basics
Sun, Cameras, Extrusion, Boolean Difference, Solid PT on

A06: DC2_A06_SP22

Videos:

 

Class 07:

Rhino┬á – 3D Modeling and Rendering Basics 02_ Materials _ Custom Backgrounds _ adding People

A07: DC2_A07_SP22

Videos:

 

 

Class 08:

Rhino┬á – 3D Modeling and Rendering Basics 03 _Interior Rendering and Interior Lighting

Video:

Midterm Assignment

A08 MIDTERM ASSIGNMENT: DC2_Midterm_Assignment_SP22

Midterm Examples:

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3

Example 4

 

Class 09: Midterm Presentation

Class 10:

Parametric Modeling 01 – What is Grasshopper?
Transformations: Move, Copy, Rotate, Scale, Array, Extrude, Cap Holes

A09: DC2_A09_SP22

 

Videos:

Student Examples:

Example 1

Example 2

 

Class 11:

Parametric Modeling 02 – Massing Models in Grasshopper and Diagrams in Rhino

A10: DC2_A10_SP22

 

Video 01: Massing Models in Grasshopper

 

Video 02: Diagrams in Rhino

 

Class 12:

Parametric Modeling 03 – Parametric Building Surfaces
IsoTrim, Divide Domain2, Bounding Box, Srf Box, Morph Box

 

A11: DC2_A11_SP22

Video:

 

Final Assignment:

DC2_Final_Assignment_SP22

 

Past Examples:

Yiming Huo_Final

Tori_Charmoli_Final

MICHAEL_GRAHAM_FINAL

Kara_Connoly_Final

Casalins_Ethan_Final