Instagram post 5 of 9 | German architect Gottfried Semper attempted to explain the origins of architecture through the lens of anthropology. He divided architecture into four distinct elements: the hearth (ceramics), the roof (carpentry), the wall (textiles) and the mound (sculpture).

5 of 9 | German architect Gottfried Semper attempted to explain the origins of architecture through the lens of anthropology. He divided architecture into four distinct elements: the hearth (ceramics), the roof (carpentry), the wall (textiles) and the mound (sculpture).