Massing


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Massing

The overall composition of the exterior of the major volumes of a building, especially when a structure has major and minor elements.
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The pergola functions as a summary of the building, condensing the themes of massing, colour, verticality and horizontality.
The ground-level narrative in Massing's book tells the story of Raphael Flores, proprietor of Hot Line Cares, a perpetually broke drug treatment office Flores founded in 1970.
As Massing carefully documents, much of the text was drawn from the 1508 edition of Erasmus's Adagiorum chiliades.