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In Search of the Organic: An Unequivocal Exploration into the Principles of Organic Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2016-07-06)
The architecture is a multi-venue performing arts complex consisting of a full-scale opera house, a mid-size open-air theater, a small recital salon, and an outdoor arena-style street-stage. The building is sited at Buzzard ...
Architecture Exists Between Man and Time
(Virginia Tech, 1997-10-13)
The light is the giver of presence. Nature is eternal in time. Man's life is transitory. Architecture is the joint between man and light, man and nature.
A Church for Cange, Haiti
(Virginia Tech, 2013-02-04)
Architecture is a functional art with numerous competing requirements. What are the roles for limitations in architecture? Is it enough to simply make a "good building"? Can architecture spring solely from that which is ...
Urban Data Center: A Architectural Celebration of Data
(Virginia Tech, 2011-05-11)
Throughout the last century, the popularization of the automobile and development of roads and highways has changed the way we live, and how cities develop. Bridges, aqueducts, and power plants had comparable impact in ...
Processing The Program: Considering The Architectural Brief
(Virginia Tech, 2009-06-19)
The architectural program is often seen as a shopping list of requirements the client presents to the architect with the expectation the architect will create a design solution to address the ownerâ s requests. The shopping ...
(Virginia Tech, 2016-06-30)
Getting old involves a lot of changes in life. Family and social relations change and mobility can decrease. These variations require new settings, and of course special care. A nursing home is a place dedicated to help ...
Virginia Gravity Flow Winery: A Transformative Journey
(Virginia Tech, 2018-07-09)
This thesis is embodied by the design of a new gravity flow winery on the eastern slopes of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Northern Virginia. The 100 acre site is home to an existing winery with grape vines aged over a decade. ...
Architectural Narrative through Spatial Sequencing
(Virginia Tech, 2018-06-26)
Architecture is temporal. It is rooted in time and place and subject to the elements and actors that embody its space. As actors, we are active participants in this dynamic, whether consciously or subconsciously. Spatial ...
A position on architectural education
(Virginia Tech, 1990)
Affordable Artist Housing: An Exploration of Public and Private
(Virginia Tech, 2018-06-25)
"Only Architecture that considers human scale and interaction is successful" — Jan Gel As architects we cannot control how humans act or how someone will use the spaces that we create. However, as architects we can use ...