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The self-assigned topic covers a specific building within an architectural genealogy. compose an evaluation of the building to include an overview of the architect or firm, relationship to its built contemporaries, and building content. This evaluation should include at least 3 images to illustrate its points, each with their own caption identifying the content and source of the image.

  1. Architect or Firm: Description of the architect or firm to include history, type of works
    engaged, output evolution, etc.
  2. Architectural Context: Description of the most apparent architectural relationships to other
    buildings contemporary to its time.
  3. Building Content: Description of the architectural aesthetics, elements, materiality, forms,
    and programmatic organizations of the building.

Some suggestions for the points that should be mentioned:
a. Program
b. Tectonics/structure
c. Site/contextual
d. Sequence/progression

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