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Gottfried Semper and the profound surface of architecture
Gottfried Semper argues for a return to the surface of architecture. In response to the aesthetic crisis brought on by the integration of industry and art, he sought a new source for principles with which to guide architectural ...
As society evolves so should its housing. Today's family is diversified, mobile and subject to change, while the typical detached single family suburban house remains the same. Bound by economic constraints, mortgage/ ...
In place of an indigenous culture, Houston has gathered an industry devoted to deploying generic, understandable, manmade environments in places they otherwise might not seem to belong. This project is a website that ...
Die Schleuse zur Darstellenden kunst
This thesis focuses on the spectator's role in the performing arts and questions methods of deploying the foyer as an element of contemporary theaters. Current definition of the term foyer describes a statically defined ...
The site for this thesis is the peripheral zone of Dublin, Ireland. The project is driven by a hidden energy and the always present dream of escaping. It became an attempt to understand a city that presently remains invisible.
An autobigraphical ecology/an architectural method
This project began as an autobiography. In addition to that, it became a study of the history of autobiographies. Somewhere in the comparison, it became necessary to locate the autobiography within an ecology. I reinhabited ...
On the school of architecture
The purpose of this project is to question the concept of formal in architecture by exploring the notion of programmatic. From the classical treatises to the Modern Movement, the fundamental tenet of architectural ideology ...
Terminal project: intermodal passenger terminal for San Antonio, Texas uncertain ground
The site acquired by the city is 14 acres of industrial rail corridor where nothing is developing or growing except for the weeds. The proposal for a new transportation terminal on such a site led to a hyper-real investigation ...
Whether in architecture, exhibition design, furniture or film, each of Charles and Ray Eames' projects attempts to expose a particular view/experience of objects using a series of organizational and graphic techniques. It ...