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Metaphor: A communication tool
The tendency of a built environment to engage the viewers mind leads to the use of metaphor as a means of understanding, to help make associations as to what is being communicated by the environment through the structural ...
Understanding an animated spaghetti western: a symbiosis of character and context
The symbiotic relationship between characters and context can be understood as a construct, which defines genre and ushers the storyteller’s vision to the audience in visualization, animation, and film. The relationship ...
Evolution of the existing: An exploration of the existing unknown
This design project is an attempt to discover a few of the many unknow existings of the world. Newly invented or newly found things of the world are not newly invented or found, they are newly discovered. These newly ...
Hazard mitigation through community design: A retirement community
Hazard mitigation, specifically that of high winds and tornadoes, should reduce the loss of human life and property through the principles described in Gandemer and Helary Moreau ' s research of tropical dwellings including ...
Poetic Space: The Sixth Street Bridge Grand Rapids, Michigan furniture museum and forum
Evolution is within our hands ; it is now the time and the responsibility of us to act now. There is no better way for the advancement of our society than to explore genetic research. The Form will provide an environment ...
Motel in Junction, Texas
Architecture is the orchestration of human occupation and movement through space. Forms are generated to address such complexities. These can be controlled to produce a clear, consistent language of a design generated ...
Kinesthetic Imagery & Vicarious Experience Private Fitness Center
The atmosphere of a fitness facility make or break it's success. Those who are into the improvement of their bodies and physical condition are usually very particular about the atmosphere within which they train. These ...
Weaving shade into the landscape of Fort Concho
An investigation of the properties of textiles created the question of how might architecture combine the structural with the aesthetic.
[W]hole-ness: A tri-partite facility for the Community Baptist Church of Lubbock Texas
Architecture should honor the biblical principle of wholeness creating the space that will allow the user to experience holistic ministry for their body, mind and soul.
Design for socially healthy communal living: A dormitory design for a community college
Through the study of Phenomenology, Utopian Communities, and Community Design, a new dormitory can be designed to fulfill the needs of the students on the Trinity Valley campus.