A GOOD BUILDING: 11 PRINCIPLES

 

  1. A GOOD BUILDING HAS A SOUL.

 

  2. A GOOD BUILDING HAS A NARRATIVE.

 

  3. A GOOD BUILDING CELEBRATES

      MOVEMENT AND USE OF SPACE.

 

  4. A GOOD BUILDING IS EASY TO

      UNDERSTAND.

 

  5. A GOOD BUILDING IS LOGICAL AND

      ORGANIZED LIKE AN AIRPLANE.

 

  6. A GOOD BUILDING HAS A RAPPORT

      WITH THE SUN.

 

  7. A GOOD BUILDING IS ELEGANT

      AND PLEASING TO THE EYE.

 

  8. A GOOD BUILDING HAS DETAIL;

      ELEMENTS GO TOGETHER WELL.

 

  9. A GOOD BUILDING IS NATURAL

      LIKE A TREE.

 

10. A GOOD BUILDING DOES NOT WASTE;

      ENERGY OR MATERIAL.

 

11. A GOOD BUILDING RELATES SENSIBLY

      TO THE WEATHER.