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Threshold to the Sacred
(Virginia Tech, 2012-05-07)
In designing a sacred space, the work should be a product not only of the mechanics of the mind but also a response of the heart, and therefore the spirit or soul that an architect must possess. For the soul is the harmony ...
Natural Forms: Stimuli For Urban Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2000-09-27)
The implications of geology, climate, and season are studied for the purpose of generating ideas for appropriate design of a master plan for a city block and the details of an inn that is part of the master plan. The ...
On Sensorial Encounters with Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2009-10-12)
This is a study of the body and architecture, the way in which the two experience one another, the way in which one can inform the other. This thesis was centered around the consideration of the senses not as separate ...
In Search of Perspective: How We Understand Space Through Visual Horizons
(Virginia Tech, 2009-10-16)
This thesis is a study of perspective. Visual perspective invokes (thus creating) both understandings & misunderstandings of space through the use of depth. Depth in my opinion is perspectiveâ s ultimate aspiration; no ...
Emotional Resonance and Transference in Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2017-02-06)
This thesis examines the notion of unseen factors that a user leaves behind once departing from a space. When properly engaged, an inhabitant forms an emotional attachment to a space. This attachment can be felt by later ...