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dwelling engages dweller engages dwelling
There is an inherent relationship between the house and the movement of the human body. We act and react against it. We move around, slide past its walls, stroll across the floor; are connected visually to the landscape ...
Light, form and place: A Texas Hill Country winery
A design for a Texas Hill Country winery and exhibition center. The design is developed from investigations into: the use of natural light in architecture; form-making in response to natural light; perception of space; ...
Alternative spatial frameworks in high-density housing
My thesis is an investigation of alternative spatial frameworks in high-density housing. My thesis proposes that ordinary dwellings can be transformed into extra-ordinary space through the use of spatial frameworks. I ...
Play at school
A playground slide is a very specific thing. Its form enables a particular set of actions---climbing, sliding, falling---without dictating how these activities are to be carried out. It is left to the child to imagine uses ...
Bookstores/soft capsule: A retail prototype for small independent business
Soft capsule is a new architecture prototype for the small independent business. It clusters the merchants of similar type (such like bookstores) with supporting program and common space. Soft capsule provides a structure ...
Architecture in 2½ dimensions
Complex forms call for complex formwork—flat material is often laminated together or stretched over an underlying structure to produce a curvilinear surface. Or perhaps there is another way? As templates for production, ...