Explain how a building acts as a kind of sculpture to transform the
space around it.
Look through your textbook for an example of a sculpture that you feel
would amplify the message that your selected building communicates to
When was the building created?
Where is it located?
What is the building’s original
Who was the architect? What was
his or her background and nationality?
When was the sculpture created?
Who was the sculptor? What was
her or his background and nationality?
Where was the sculpture
For what purpose was the
sculpture originally created?
Why do you think the building
and sculpture go together or complement each other?
Compare the form and function
of your selected building and sculpture with the form and function of
crafts and decorative arts found within your home or another environment,
such as a school, restaurant, or public building (2-slides). For example,
for sculpture you might compare with one of the following: