Datum: student journal of architecture

Article Title

The Will to Build


Through my undergraduate education I have come to find two intertwined concepts to be paramount in Architecture. These two things are the reason we build and the will with which we build. The relationship of these two is that they are the sources of our motivation. I have identified these two things as the Intention and the Ego in this two-part essay.

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