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A Living Room for a Town
(Virginia Tech, 2007-05-04)
My thesis is an urban intervention into the small town of Blacksburg, Virginia. The ideas and explorations of this project are derived from the placement of a canopy over the Main Street of the downtown. The thesis ...
An Architecture of Light: A Catholic Church for Blacksburg, Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 2008-01-31)
This thesis is an investigation on how in architecture structure and material modulate the perception of light. This idea was implemented in the design of a catholic church for the parish of Blacksburg,Virginia. The vision ...
Architecture & Change: The Conversation Between Old & New in Architecture as Examined in the Montmartre House, Paris, France
(Virginia Tech, 2007-05-09)
Buildings and the cities they make up are in a state of constant change. Temples become churches, palaces become apartment complexes, and railway stations have been turned into hotels and museums. Paris is an example of ...
An Architectural Alternative to the Big Box
(Virginia Tech, 2008-04-24)
Wal-Mart has plans to open a store in the town of Blacksburg, Virginia. The fact that there is already a Wal-Mart store, in the town of Christiansburg, just four miles away from the proposed location makes this idea ...
The Modern Domus: An Exploration of Roman Brick
(Virginia Tech, 2015-06-17)
My thesis explores the potential manipulation of Roman brick using a Flemish bond, corner quoining, and barrel vaulting. The design uses this brick module to re-interpret the Ancient Roman domus, an urban residence embedded ...
(Virginia Tech, 2004-05-15)
Studying movement, through the design and development of a narrow residential site with access from water and land at opposing ends. Utilizing parallel planes, connect three zones of the site and maximizing directional ...
Design of a Soccer Stadium
(Virginia Tech, 2007-05-04)
Resisting external forces can be a source of beauty. This work represents an effort to understand how architecture can be derived from the struggle against natural forces to create a built-form. Starting with an idea, that ...
A Family Chapel: Searching for Form
(Virginia Tech, 2015-02-06)
The building is a family chapel comprised of three separate yet interdependent spaces: a sanctuary, a stair tower, and a spire. The design developed from the inside out, specifically from the interior of the sanctuary to ...
Inhabiting Structure: An Elementary School Campus
(Virginia Tech, 2012-05-08)
This thesis explores the idea of creating inhabitable spaces within the structure of a building. The inhabitation can range from physical to imaginative.
Nyack River Front Park: a conversation between land and water
(Virginia Tech, 2001-04-02)
This architecture thesis is an exploration of an idea, an event, and a place. The idea was to explore design with water. The design had to be thoughtful and have an impact: an event. My place is on the waterfront. This ...