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(Virginia Tech, 2009-05-07)
My thesis project explores the ability of architecture to represent a culture in a meaningful way. The embassy is technically in Brazil but surrounded by the District of Columbia, USA. This poses questions about culture, ...
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 ...
Green Building Design 300H Street NE, Washington DC
(Virginia Tech, 2009-12-17)
How to understand the concept of GREEN in an architectural perspective is the aim of my thesis. Aside from the basic concepts of sustainable building design, such as climate responsive layout, natural systems from daylight ...
Interaction of Low Frequency Sound with Glass and other Building Materials in the Design of a Concert Hall for Symphony Orchestra and Choir
(Virginia Tech, 2009-05-05)
In the world today, Concert Halls for Symphony Orchestra and Choir are generally â enclosed performance spacesâ that are completely cut-off from the outside: Whether itâ s a time of daylight or moonlight, rain or shine, ...
Make Hit Phlegm
(Virginia Tech, 2009-09-30)
This thesis is an application of surrealism to architecture. Surrealism is an art & literary movement started in Europe between the world wars. After the chaos of the first world war the surrealist group was disillusioned ...