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forwards and backwards
(Virginia Tech, 2008-05-27)
The New World has always had an obsession with establishing its legitimacy through recreating previous architectural styles. Our colonial architecture imported the architecture of the Old World. The more important the ...
A Public Bath in Alexandria, Virginia: Body, Water, and Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2007-05-25)
This thesis investigation and design project were driven by the desire to develop and understand how body relates nature through tectonic objects. I explore how body reacts to different thermal and moisture condition from ...
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 ...
Chinese Scholar Garden Detail with Grace of Rainwater
(Virginia Tech, 2007-06-06)
When the Astor Court / Ming Room was built at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in 1980, it attracted visitors from all over the world. Replicating the Master of Nets Garden, added in UNESCO World Heritage List in ...