The House in Four Dimensions is a Theorem

  • Alessandra CapannaEmail author


This paper deals with the construction of a possible architectural design in four dimensions. To demonstrate the hypothesis of the real consistency of a new four-dimensional spatiality for architecture, the design process has been analyzed in form of a theorem, starting from the comparison between the elements of the project and the definitions of the referred geometry, acquired from the study of the mathematical treatises on the fourth dimension. The adopted method, following the scientific process, proceeded from the exposition of the problem, to the acquisition of the state of the art, to a description of the steps of the research, to the formulation of the hypothesis and finally, to the proof of the theoretical assumption.



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Architettura e ProgettoUniversità degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza”RomeItaly

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