Now showing items 1-10 of 43
The psychology of an assisted living facility: For Lubbock, Texas
Thesis statement: There is an interrelationship between environments and human behavior Environmental psychology examines this interrelationship and develops models so one can design, manage, protect, and restore ...
Discovery of play through form: A children's hospital for Lubbock, Texas
TOPIC OF THESIS: Discovery of play through form to cope and recover. THESIS STATEMENT: A B S T R A C T FACILITY: SCOPE: CONTEXT: The Lubbock Children's Hospital will be discovered using play through Architectural ...
Innovative evolution: Historic post office and federal building in Lubbock, Texas
Adaptive re.-use of historic structures can provide the opportunity to not only preserve town history and culture, but also allows the implementation of modern solutions like sustainability and active living.
Transformational geometry in a Lubbock aquarium
In theory geometry is fundamental of all creation; natural and built. Transformational geometry creates an evolution to a new form. Can transformational geometries help change the perception of a built environment?
MRS: A community shopping redux
A redux shopping center, designed under the principles of place making, critical regionalism and sustainability, can serve as a vehicle to establish a social landmark for the community of a .suburban enclave.
Language of metaphor in architecture: A research library design
Using metaphor in architecture creates a unique design poetry where the form is an abstraction of the architects imagination. Metaphor can also be used to communicate the function of the building, thereby encouraging ...
Preserving a region's identity: A recreational club for East Lubbock: A thesis on critical regionalism
Critical Regionalism is a recent movement in architecture that creates regionally and culturally conscience architecture but at the same time takes part in modern civilization. Today architecture should be reflective of a ...
A sustainable design approach to promote healthy living: A recreational facility
Achieving a sustainable environmental and human ecological integrity can establish a relationship between the user and the built environment that stimulates man's physical and mental needs for well-being.
Kaotic Motorsports: Defining architectural language through precision, reaction, & transparency
To create a facility, as a metaphor of an internal combustion engine, utilizing PRECISION, REACTION and TRANSPARANCY to define an architectural language.
ELR-building community image through architecture? A neighborhood market for Chatman Hill
The diagram shown explains the intent of this program as mentioned in the preface. The intent is to give the reader a visual component of the question. Can architecture build community image? Image and the perception of ...