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Influencing human reactions through the sense of space: Revealing the nature of water through architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2019-07-15)
This study focuses on the importance of the quality of space through the introduction of water and its influence on the human reactions. Each space we enter has the potential to create a lasting impression in our mind. ...
Light in Architecture: Smithsonian Museum of Photography
(Virginia Tech, 2016-02-19)
This project will address light use in a museum. The focus and the program will require give and take in order to provide sources of natural light without compromising conservation standards. The building will house ...
Half-Lit: Georgetown University Center for the Study of Light
(Virginia Tech, 2012-02-16)
It is the intention of this thesis to explore the idea of half light, as put forward by Luis Barragan: â Architects are forgetting the need of human beings for half-light, the sort of light that imposes a tranquility, ...
Color, Texture and The Space In-Between: An Architectural Intervention of Stained Glass
(Virginia Tech, 2016-06-30)
This thesis studies the use of stained glass as a building material and how it can enhance the visual presence of light, materiality and space in a building interior. Lighting, color, and texture were integral paths of ...
A Place in Amman
(Virginia Tech, 2014-07-09)
What is a Cultural Collage? It is what is happening in Jordan today; different people from different backgrounds come to one piece of land looking for any refuge and hope. I wanted to create a building for this phenomenon. ...