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(Virginia Tech, 2019-10-09)
The work seeks to understand the nature of architecture where House and Institution coexist. Specific architectural constructs support the archetype of house in order to provide an instant notion of Home. The constructs ...
Architecture as Connector to Nature
(Virginia Tech, 2019-07-11)
How can architecture connect us to our environments? Is architecture responsible for connecting its user to their surrounding context? Can our spaces inform us about the world around us? There are numerous ways that ...
(Virginia Tech, 2019-06-10)
Architecture can amplify aspects of life. The proposal in this thesis is to present the nature of competitive swimming through four specifically defined architectural moments. The vehicle for the thesis is a natatorium ...
The Troupes of Theatre
(Virginia Tech, 2019-07-03)
The art of theatre has been classified and critiqued as being a mimetic art which is different from architecture. The mimetic arts, such as the performing arts, occur in performance spaces concealed in the physical ...
(Virginia Tech, 2019-12-23)
Architecture can provide unique, experiential spaces at varying sizes. In situations of housing scarcity or lack of affordability, design becomes imperative in crafting spaces that, while spartan and minimal, allows for ...
(Virginia Tech, 2019-07-10)
This thesis seeks to investigate how architecture can utilize different techniques to introduce people to landscape, specifically those who have an uncomfortable relationship with nature due to inequities in access to ...