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SOCIAL SPACES ONLINE  AND OFF <ul><li>Lessons from Radical Architects </li></ul>
B=f(P+E) - Lewin’s Equation B ehavior is a  f unction of a  P erson and his  E nvironment You can’t control the person, bu...
The New Third Place? <ul><li>“ All great societies provide informal meeting places, like the Forum in ancient Rome or a co...
A SHORT HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE
Cave
 
Hut
 
Stone Age City
 
VITRUVIUS <ul><li>firmitas ,  utilitas ,  venustas  : :  durability, convenience, beauty   </li></ul>
Durability “ Durability will be assured when foundations are carried down to the solid ground and materials wisely and lib...
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Imperial Hotel, Japan, survived an earthquake The reflecting pool provided a source of water for fire...
Technical Earthquakes Slow loading javascript fails on low bandwidth, and can cause users to accidently search for the lab...
Social Earthquakes If people post jobs in discussion areas, any user can move them to job board If people use connection i...
Prepare for <ul><li>Technical Tremors </li></ul><ul><li>Execution </li></ul><ul><li>Maintenance </li></ul><ul><li>Scale  <...
Convenience <ul><li>“ When the arrangement of the apartments is faultless and  presents no hindrance to use , and when eac...
“ Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose honest arrogance and have seen...
Human Human The Facebook Inbox is chock full of annoying non-human mails, despite the fact they know who  is human and who...
  Bilbao did not leak. I was so proud.
  I call it the &quot;Then What?&quot; Okay, you solved all the problems, you did all the stuff, you made nice, you loved ...
Beauty (delight) “ when the appearance of the work is pleasing and in good taste, and when its members are in due proporti...
“ Less is more.”   ~ Mies
SEAGRAM BUILDING  (Philip Johnson did interiors, 1957) <ul><li>This logical and elegant 38-story skyscraper (525' H) has a...
“ Less is a bore.”   ~ Venturi
Is this Beautiful?
Do we dictate what is beautiful by constraining user choice?
Or support passionate use that may not meet our aesthetic standards?
Beautiful Convenient Durable Beautiful Convenient Durable
THE LESSON THAT WASN’T <ul><li>Not everyone is as user-centered as Christopher Alexander </li></ul>
205 Structure Follows Social Spaces Conflict No building ever feels right to the people in it unless the physical spaces (...
36. Degrees of publicness Conflict:  People are different, and the way they want to place their houses in a neighborhood i...
Most Architects are Artists <ul><li>Five Principles for a New Architecture: </li></ul><ul><li>Pilotis elevating the buildi...
LESSONS <ul><li>Radical architects and their </li></ul>
Space You don’t design space, you design objects that then shape the nature of the space
Identity Activity Relationships Social Space Sign-up Invitations Distribution (Viral)
Humans don’t like empty spaces. Create starter objects – newsfeeds can be good.
Site Site
Julia Morgan <ul><li>First Bay Tradition </li></ul><ul><li>Natural material from site </li></ul><ul><li>Traditional Craft ...
Site=Context Facebook- Personal LinkedIN - Professional
Structure <ul><li>And if you think of Brick, for instance, and you say to Brick, &quot;What do you want Brick?&quot; And B...
Email this Structure of the social network sharing tools affects both reach and relevance.  Email is work for user, so val...
Newsfeed, Network Updates Sharing with your symetrical  network has lower relevance but greater reach Consumer Consumer Co...
Groups, Asymmetric Follow Sharing with your asymetrical  network is broadcasting; less relevant still but great reach spark
Servant and Served Spaces ‘ I do not like ducts; I do not like pipes. I hate them really thoroughly, but because I hate th...
Services (settings, in this case) are separated from served)
Services intergraded with served is easier to comprehend and use
Centre Pompidou was designed with services revealed rather than hidden
Revealing things usually only available to employees, such as statistics can provide interest and beauty inherit to the pr...
Views Hey, it’s the Arc de Triomphe! Corbu’s surrealist apartment obscured views, rather than framed them to create interest
Views into people’s lives
Views into the service before you sign up
Proportion <ul><li>The Key Word is: Proportion. … Relative size, not over-all size, is the factor in determining guideline...
Ad out of proportion to content
Ads reflect same sizes and shapes used in design
Speed 25mph 5 mph 60mph Medieval architecture designed to be walked by, prairie houses to drive by slowly at suburban spee...
Speed 25mph 5 mph 60mph Consider speed of use in design; do not slow interface with details upon sign up, richer interface...
Movement Gehry designed a static building to feel like it’s moving, inspired by dance
Why are our compositions so static? How should the eye move through this?
Games provide hints to new compositions, metaphors for information spaces
Gehry has been inspired recently by fish. What would a  website be if it was a fish?
Twistori’s live stream of data reveals and intrigues. Do you need actual movement to engage?
<ul><li>“ Modern Systems! Yes indeed! To  approach everything in a strictly methodical manner and not to waver a hair’s br...
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