The Aesthetic Concept Model
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A GUIDE FOR UNDERSTANDING ARCHITECTURE
Aesthetic: Artistic, relating to or dealing with the beautiful, especially in art, a feelingful. response.
Aesthetics: A branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of the beautiful and judgment of beauty.
 
Sensory Elements:
We perceive information about works of art through our senses. By carefully examining a work of art, we learn to organize our sensory perceptions by identifring them as elements of art. Architects use sensory elements in the preliminary design of a building. Beginning with lines and shapes, the architect draws an inception of how a building will look after it is constructed.
Sensory Elements include:
Line
Shape
Color
Texture
Light and Dark Space