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Life in Downtown
(Virginia Tech, 2000-08-24)
Architecture is a product of its surroundings. The response to site, program, and history of place differs everytime. How we interpret a place is influenced by our own experiences in life. We each possess a unique set of ...
Extension of the Axis Mundi
(Virginia Tech, 2000-09-12)
A work develops through methodical inquiry based on the reciprocity inherent in the construction of an object and its evaluation. A physical object informs an initial concept and acts as the fundamental catalyst for ...
Sensual Architecture: Project for a Thermal Bath at Warm Springs
(Virginia Tech, 2000-06-16)
This thesis investigation an project design were driven by the desire to develop an understanding of how architecture addresses the senses. Guided by the practice of a craft, the vestige of art, architectural history and ...
252 Columns: The Development of an Archetypal Form
(Virginia Tech, 2000-07-18)
<p> A good urban space must fulfill the promises of complexity and variety. This thesis investigates how to define an urban plaza in terms of universal elements employed to achieve that complexity. An alternating grid, ...