Quotes by Martin van der Linden

This page lists design quotes and adages by Martin van der Linden. Click on a design adage for full screen viewing, for description of the design adage and for downloading the design adage as an image file easy to upload to social networks.

Adage #219: Design process:

design by consensus is death of design

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Adage #220: Human activities

Space is created to support human activities

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Adage #221:

Buildings are initially constructed with materials found in the proximity of the area of construction.

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Adage #222:

The main drive towards progress in construction is to overcome the limitations of the context, the availability of certain materials, the geographical, climatological limitations as well as spatial limitations of that the local construction materials offe

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Adage #223:

Architecture tells a story

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Adage #224:

Architecture is about movement within space

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Adage #225:

consider light, shadow, reflection, colour and silence in the design

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Adage #226:

Our experience of space has always been filtered through the context of the space

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Adage #227:

Human beings — all animals, in fact — are highly sensitive to space

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Adage #228:

Architecture has the ability to create possible worlds through construction

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