SUMMARY The paper deals with some general issues of scientific research in the field of architecture. It notes the state of development and methodological equipment of this research. It mentions the nature of science, anti-scientific tendencies and their connection with research in architecture. It describes the types of research methods used, methods of related scientific […]

AUTHORS OF ARTICLES PhDr. Danica BREČKOVÁ Faculty of Architecture STU Institute of History and Theory of Architecture Nám. slobody 19, 812 45 Bratislava breckova@fa.stuba.sk doc. Ing. arch. Jana GREGOROVÁ, PhD. Faculty of Architecture STU Institute of Architecture II Nám. slobody 19, 812 45 Bratislava gregorova@fa.stuba.sk prof. Ing. arch. Julián KEPPL, PhD. Faculty of Architecture STU […]

SUMMARY This paper presents the relations between terms in Foucault’s philosophy and terms in computer graphics. The attention is particularly focused on curves in Foucault’s description of relations in diagram and on NURBS splines in animation software. The main goal of this paper is to show why NURBS geometries have become so important for architects, […]