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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 ...
Performance Architecture: A Center for The Performing Arts at The Ohio State University
(Virginia Tech, 2011-05-02)
Performance architecture is not just an empty tagline, but the description of a full-bodied design solution through the relationship shared by form and function. Form is the source that provides an impression - of the ...
The Organic Imagination and Louis Kahn
(Virginia Tech, 2011-04-20)
This thesis investigates the relationship between architecture, Romanticism, American Transcendentalism, myth, and religious mysticism in the ideas of the American architect, Louis Kahn. Part One builds a chronology from ...
The Place of Man
(Virginia Tech, 2011-12-07)
This is a long building comprised of a series of five rooms set in a field and open to the sky and the surrounding landscape in varying degrees. It is a building that makes a place that encourages manâ s contemplation of ...
OLD & NEW Mysteries in Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2011-03-15)
Architecture provides a vessel for people to once again appreciate their past, while simultaneously experiencing the present. We all linger on our pasts while we live in the moment and think about the future. Future is ...