With few exceptions, the schemes are engaged more with the exploration of formal architectonic themes than with conceptual concerns.
One of his criticisms of Michelangelo was that broken pediments should not be used simply for their architectonic effect but only on buildings associated with death, as in antiquity.
The effect of the paintings' intense color was often to dissolve the solidity of the architectonic structures.
There's a whole lot more of this kind of thing around the site and, although much of it is architectonic rather than specifically architectural, it is quite often great fun.
Conceived and executed by Jean-Guillaume Moitte, it is strongly architectonic , its contours angular and rigorously vertical, with limited forward thrust.
The museum's design and modern, interactive exhibits, he says, complement the architectonic features of the building.
These compositions, which set up intriguing architectonic relationships, consist of quasi-symmetrical configurations of flat, interlocking bands of opaque color, often blues and reds.
Inside these rooms is the gutsy, architectonic presence of the trusses, just overhead.
Here, as in all his paintings, McCleary simplifies his forms and clearly defines his architectonic spaces with carefully positioned planes.
The rest of the show was much more concerned with the architectonic nature of models - how the systemized description of a building could be contained in a model, cross section or drawing.