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The Maritime Museum of Baltimore
(Virginia Tech, 2015-06-17)
The Maritime Museum finds its home in a corner of the Baltimore harbor near the intersection of Boston Street and Clinton Street in Canton. As an institution focusing on the historical context of Baltimore, I chose to align ...
A House In Situ
(Virginia Tech, 2014-09-17)
The project is located in the Teton Valley of Idaho, sited on the eastern slope of the Big Hole Mountains oriented toward the western face of the Teton Mountain Range. The program is a vacation house for a young family of ...
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 ...
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. ...
Revitalizing Downtown Houston - Bringing Back the Human Scale
(Virginia Tech, 2016-07-27)
(Virginia Tech, 2015-06-24)
No, she is not my mom, not my aunt, we are not family. Yes, we do look alike, we do live in the same neighborhood, we smell the same coffee beans each morning, and we share the same zip code. The only difference between ...
Place in Appalachia: The Story of a Barn, a Tree, and a Community in the Hills of Southwestern Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 2015-01-23)
The concept of place is extremely important within today's contemporary society. As a result of hyper mobility, many people do not take the time to notice and understand the spaces surrounding them. A sense of place is ...
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 ...
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 ...
(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 ...