Students participated in STEAM Symposium this week.
The Autodesk User Certification Exam in Revit Architecture (EOPA for Architecture) is scheduled for 3rd block May 3rd.
April 20, 2018
We are using Gmetrix practice software to prepare for the Revit User Exam scheduled for May 2nd.
April 17, 2018 Congratulations! Maxm Nikol and Campbell got 2nd place out of 60 teams and $750.00!
Congratulations to Max Pakula, Nikol Lazarov and Campbell Wellham on being chosen as one of the 2018 AIA Atlanta High School Design Competition finalists!!!!! Winners will be announced April 17th at the award ceremony.
Images of all AIA Atlanta High School Design Competition Projects below. All projects will be on display at Georgia Tech College of Architecture Tuesday April 17th.
We begin reviewing for the ACU exam today. Students will following the exam guide and review basic Revit commands, menus, etc.
Example of Architecture Competition Boards- Link to the left. Winners Grafton Architects.
March 13, 2018
Finalize designs for AIA HS Design Competition by Friday. Begin laying out boards next week. February 26, 2018
Continue work on AIA HS Design Competition
Final Designs and Drawings need to be completed by March 15th Begin layout of boards Final project submittal due to downtown office Thursday, March 30th between 9-4 I will deliver projects during 3rd block
Feb 9 - Student Design/Build Opportunity - Design a Playground
February 13, 2018 Continue working on finalizing your designs. Opportunity to do a design/build playhouse for the Botanical Garden in Kennesaw. See attached file above. Sketches/Team information due this Friday. Design development and additional meetings will occur throughout the semester resulting in a selection of finalists from all entries. Selected teams will help construct their design. The playhouses will be on display this summer. A great opportunity!
February 1, 2018
Finalize sketches. Location of Front entrance & why. Begin transferring work into AutoCAD and/or Revit.
January 23, 2018 Site Analysis - Diagrams
January 22, 2018
Discuss examples of Rec Centers - site plans, elevations, sections, interior and exterior views/photos.
We will take a break from Revit Training and begin your team project - AIA High School Design Competition - Rec Center. Please register for the competition online via the link below. Please consider attending the open house this Saturday, January 20th in downtown Atlanta. Register at the same link below if interested. For Monday: 1 precedent per team member of Rec Centers - Include: Architect, Title of Project, Location, site plan, floor plans, elevations, sections. Print out and pin up on board. Be prepared to discuss.
January 9, 2018
Continue with Revit Training using Autodesk Training Manual. Completed chapters 1-3 ( overview of interface, basic sketching, setting up levels and grids. Begin chapters 4 - modeling walls - exterior and interior.
January 3, 2018
Happy New Year!
We will be discussing Revit Training and the AIA High School Design Competition.