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  • A Critical Palimpsest: Reconstruing an Existing Spatial Condition 

    Fedor, Caitlin Elizabeth (Virginia Tech, 2010-06-28)
    This thesis is an investigation of embracing the figural possibilities of palimpsest through layering new construction upon extant. The existing building, a neglected warehouse in Louisville, Kentucky, is challenged by a ...
  • From The Ground Up 

    Satteson, Doug (Virginia Tech, 2003-06-18)
    ABSTRACT This thesis studies the relationship between the internal characteristics of the site, based on an existing set of artifacts, abandoned concrete railroad trestles, and external views of them. The project establishes ...
  • Reconfigure Experience 

    McCoy, Joseph Andrew (Virginia Tech, 2004-06-22)
    With overcrowded schools as a project vehicle, this thesis investigates the expansion and contraction of an existing infrastructure" and the relationship that developed between the two. The proposed intervention, guided ...
  • Reconfigure Experience 

    McCoy, Joseph Andrew (Virginia Tech, 2004-05-04)
    With overcrowded schools as a project vehicle, this thesis investigates the expantion and contraction of an existing "infrastructure" and the relationship that developed between the two. The proposed intervention, guided ...
  • Seeing Through a Wall 

    Kredell, Stephen John (Virginia Tech, 1997-03-10)
    Architecture possesses the ability to evoke wonder in the everyday. This thesis and project mark the beginning of the study of an architecture that reveals this poetic dimension of the everyday. In an increasingly ...