Last edited 01 Mar 2020

Facade composition

A façade is a primary exterior face of a building. It generally comprises the main entrance to the building and the most elaborate architectural features.

A façade is the most public face of a building, it is of vital importance because it can attract customers, users and so on to come to a building. Good façade design improves the overall image a place, it promotes togetherness, business activities, vibrancy and so on.

The architectural composition in the design of a façade consist of forms, elements, details, materials, textures and finishes. These create the architectural character and design theme of a building.

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