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An Exploration Towards Form: A Photovoltaic Charging Station Design for Electric Scooters at Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech, 2013-07-10)
This project is a proposal on the versatile use of glass, its properties and technologies as well as its aesthetic qualities. A photovoltaic charging station for electric scooters is proposed for the Virginia Tech campus, ...
Directing Movement and the Perception of Space
(Virginia Tech, 2009-05-05)
An investigation on how architectural elements can direct movement and affect the way we perceive space. The idea is implemented in the design of a playground and pavilion for Elkhorn Lake, located in Jenkins, Kentucky. ...
Architectural Project Design of "The Seat of the African Criminal Court": In French, Projet D'Etudes Architectural Du "Siege De La Cour Penal Interafricaine"
(Virginia Tech, 2009-07-01)
This thesis explores the symbolic form of a significant public building through the architectural design of an international African Criminal Court in Bloemfontein, South Africa.
Exploring Novel, Hard, Acoustically Absorbent, Materials
(Virginia Tech, 2018-04-24)
At the turn of the 20th century two contemporaries in their respective fields teamed up to develop a solution to an acoustic problem with the hard-surfaced vaulted ceilings being installed in many large spanning rooms being ...
The Interaction of Walls and Spaces: Architecture of an Art Studio
(Virginia Tech, 2008-04-29)
The University of Virginia is currently constructing an Arts Studio building in the parking lot of their Architecture School. The University's original Jeffersonian foundation and its repeated imitation throughout history ...
Adaptive Reuse: Produce Warehouse to Apartment Lofts
(Virginia Tech, 2008-04-29)
How do we begin to deal with urbanism in the 21st Century? We are no longer working with the tabula rasa that we were two-hundred years ago; we are dealing with leftover infrastructure. Perhaps we should alter our mindset ...
Washington D.C. Aquarium: An Exploration of Shaping the Water: Building Sculpture Along the Existing Landscape
(Virginia Tech, 2017-01-31)
The proposed aquarium is located in South East Washington D.C. The design creates an interactive walkway along the river. The movement of the water is redirected to stimulate the enjoyable atmospere for the people. The ...
Drawing Music, Playing Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2005-05-25)
Architecture and music share intrinsic meanings generated by a constant stream of metaphors which are forms of poetic transformations. This thesis sought to challenge the present way an architect-musician makes drawings ...
Adaptive Reuse: Old Building- New Props and Costume- Architectrual Rebirth
(Virginia Tech, 2017-02-03)
Across cities in America and the world old buildings are retired to the fate of demolition. The once glorious piece of architecture are seen as unwanted, eyesores and just not fit for today's needs. This thesis seeks to ...