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The Beat's Interior
(Virginia Tech, 2017-09-08)
The Beat's Interior seeks to answer the simple question: What does the inside of a beat look like? This thesis provides a solution as an audiovisual projection-mapping project inspired by the song, "Pyramids" by Frank ...
Refuge in Belen Valley
(Virginia Tech, 2013-06-17)
A story about love and desire to imagine architecture in a peruvian landscape. On one hand, 'Refuge in Belen Valley' is a thesis about discovering the ideal conditions that architecture should meet in a landscape, conditions ...
A Hyperloop Station: Exploring the Potential of Urban Infrastructure
(Virginia Tech, 2016-09-30)
The future is bright. Technology is progressing at accelerating rates. Cities are experiencing a resurgence in population growth, which in turn is pushing transport systems to simultaneously expand and improve. The ...
Grounding Architecture: Reading the Landscape
(Virginia Tech, 2014-06-18)
Ground, construction, light and weather: all of these elements when compounded create architecture. What is the built? What is the unbuilt? How can we merge the two? How can we architect a future where buildings are so ...
La Costa Residences: A Tower by the Shore
(Virginia Tech, 2015-09-11)
This thesis choreographs the procession around and within a tower. An alternating sequence of compression and expansion of space creates a rich spatial experience. Each moment along the sequence is meant to complement or ...
The Quiet Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2015-11-16)
I believe architecture is a product of construction and will. The building either conforms to the environment or is set against it. Architecture manifests its existence from the differentiation between the environment it ...
The Physical from the Void
(Virginia Tech, 2016-01-11)
This thesis confronts the ultimate limits of perceiving the constructed world and the limits of our ability to experience architecture. The imperative of architecture is poetic: to and project encounters between matter and ...
A Church in New England
(Virginia Tech, 2016-01-12)
The project explores light as a material element and as a spacial generator, and how the intercession of other disparate, different material elements can work to create disparate, different material conditions that manifest ...
Towards a language of architecture
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1986)
45 King: A Story of the Southern Home
(Virginia Tech, 2014-07-15)
The house at 45 King St. in Charleston, South Carolina is more than a home. It is a story of the home. A story told through history, through a vision exhibited in architectural drawings, and through the social heritage ...