... THE ARCHITECT LOST HIS WAY? Architecture has been regarded over time as the art and science of designing buildings and structures. It holds within its wide scope the design of the total built
environment - including town planning, urban design, and landscape architecture, and
creating furniture. The term "Architecture" is also used for the profession of providing
Architectural design involves the manipulation of space, volume, texture, light,
shadow, and abstract elements in order to achieve an aesethetic end. This distinguishes it
from the applied science of engineering which usually concentrates on the functional and
feasibility aspects of a design. Architectur...