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The Civic Life of the City Block
(Virginia Tech, 2017-06-23)
Town planning and political interaction of citizens are the main factors that affect civilizations on the most basic level. My study comes from an understanding of a need for a society to develop politically active citizens ...
Building Duration: A House Living Toward Death
(Virginia Tech, 2017-07-06)
Life is a transition through stages, framed by birth and death. We transition through life in a nonlinear fashion, moving sometimes closer to, and sometimes farther from, rest. Daily, we rise for living and fall to rest. ...
Rectifying the Arc (of the sky) - a series of architectural exercises
(Virginia Tech, 2017-08-31)
A series of fourteen architectural exercises were conducted over twelve months, beginning with a study of composition and ending with an exhibition. Composition, known to both painters and architects, assists in providing ...
Acoustics as an Inspiration in Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2017-07-12)
Material is a common denominator between acoustics and architecture. The most basic building blocks of material are the elements: Earth, Water, Air (and Fire). Water is explored as an acoustic reflector, air as an escape ...