PID-4 Study of Form (2)

The Faculty of Interior Architecture / Interior Architecture
1st Year, sem 2, 2021-2022 | Compulsory Course | Hours/Week: 2P | ECTS Credits: 3
Interior Design and Design
Course Leader:
lect.dr.arh Cristia Chira
Teaching Staff:
arh. Cristia Chira, arh. int. Marilena Negulescu, arh. Arthur O'Looney
Learning outcomes:

Understanding the language and codes used in interior architecture
Learning material sense, the various techniques of 3D images and control configurations, including the layout.
Develop sense of proportion, understanding of space and stimulate creativity
Practice various techniques of 2D representation of 3D spatial configuration


The 42 hours/ semester are grouped into 3 modules.
Topic 4 (20 hours): Textures. Visual textures. Tactile Textures
Topic 5 (11 hours): Visual organization. Ingredients and types of balance in 2D and 3D.
Topic 6 (11 hours): Investigation of thegeometrical and subjective (eg light, smell, sensations of claustrophobia, etc.) dimensions of an architectural route (ex. sequence of rooms or spaces)

Teaching Method:

Lectures accompanied by screenings of digital images.
Exercises performed invidual, consisting in creating drawings with the use of different techniques and / or models.


Jury. The notes are denominated in values with a decimal. The final mark is composed of the average of the best 3 of the 4 values obtained.


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- Grimley Chris si Love Mimi, Color Space Style, Rockport Publishers, Inc., 2007
- McMorrough Julia, Materials Structures Standards, Rockport Publishers, Inc., 2006
- Ching Francis si Binggeli Corki, Interior Design Illustrated 2nd edition, John Wiley&Sons, New Jersey, 2005