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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 ...
Grind, Mash, Distill
(Virginia Tech, 2015-06-23)
There never comes a point at which we can declare any building "finished", and never touch it again; if we were to do this it would signal a sad sort of death and the end of the building's use, because it is by a continual ...
National Museum of Film and Photography
(Virginia Tech, 1998-02-12)
Between the National Gallery of Art and the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., the National Museum of Film and Photography design thesis explores issues of architecture at a scale of cultural significance. ...
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 ...
A JAUS Toolkit for LabVIEW, and a Series of Implementation Case Studies with Recommendations to the SAE AS-4 Standards Committee
(Virginia Tech, 2006-12-08)
The Joint Architecture for Unmanned Systems (JAUS) is an emerging SAE standard for messaging between and within unmanned systems, enhancing interoperability, code reusability, and modularity. To date, most JAUS implementations ...
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 ...