Now showing items 1-4 of 4
Urban Hospice: A Montage of Expiration and Memory
(Virginia Tech, 2003-06-23)
Architecture is visuality. Its object is what Norman Bryson has referred to as a screen of signs. â Between subject and the world is inserted the entire sum of discourses which make up visuality, that cultural construct, ...
Polyrhythms and Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2003-12-20)
This paper is an investigation of polyrhythms and their practical application in architecture. It includes a musical definition of the term â polyrhythmsâ and application of these theories into a design for a ...
Rhythms of Change: the Washington Waldorf School
(Virginia Tech, 2003-09-24)
Juhani Pallasmaa writes, "We have the mental need to experience the reality that we are rooted in the continuity of time and in the man-made world, it is the task of architecture to facilitate this experience." (Eyes of ...
The Building as an Educational Tool - A Competitive Sport Boarding School
(Virginia Tech, 2003-05-29)
As the topic for my master's thesis, I wanted to challenge myself with a project to which I have a personal connection and use my experience for designing. At 13 years old, I went ot a competitive sport boarding school for ...