1. Myth: Architects only create Diagrams

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    23 Apr 2017 by mallyanitin

    Like it or not. Diagrams (visual) are a great communication tool. If one of the responsibility of architects is communication, …
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  2. Myth: Form Follows Function

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    17 Apr 2017 by mallyanitin

    This argument gets philosophical. In classic building architecture, the form of a stadium is meant to perform the function to …
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  3. Myth: Architecture field does not have specializations.

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    11 Apr 2017 by mallyanitin

    A Quick search for software architect titles would dispel this myth. Application Architect. Java Architect. Cloud Architect. Database Architect. Data …
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  4. Myth: An architecture can be sold by it’s quality attributes & trade-offs.

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    8 Apr 2017 by mallyanitin

    An architect has the responsibility to sell her architecture. This could happen in reviews with peers, reviews with stakeholders, reviews …
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  5. Myth: Architect belongs to the architecture team

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    30 Mar 2017 by mallyanitin

    Yes, and no. Necessary, but not sufficient. Architecture Office (AO) in particular is very strict & diligent about their patterns …
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  6. Myth: Architect-led design and building has higher chances of success.

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    28 Mar 2017 by mallyanitin

    From Wikipedia, “Etymologically, architect derives from the Latin architectus, which derives from the Greek (arkhi-, chief + tekton, builder), i.e., …
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  7. Myth: Architecture is a deductive process; Architects are deductive thinkers

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    27 Mar 2017 by mallyanitin

    A deductive process is top-down. It’s data driven. It’s logical. It’s rational. It’s normative. Most architects connect their priorities to …
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