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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 ...
The use and evaluation of euretics as a pedagogy for motivating creative designs among architectural students
Developed by Gregory Ulmer, euretics is a pedagogical approach that increases the possibility for creative work to be produced following exploration and metaphorical interpretation of abstract art. This dissertation tests ...
Public verses private expressions through architecture: A memorial for all who have served
Symbolic expressions contained in war poetry may be revealed through an architectural hierarchy of space, and juxtaposition of materials to evoke a private response in a public setting. As the museum will display the art ...
A theatre of deception: The Plano Performance Center for the Interactive Arts
As technology, human interests and psychology change so does our understanding of media; can we bring media to one place to experiment with community and social interaction using the constructs of technology? A theater ...
Natural Healing Youth Cancer Retreat Center
A healthy environment is very important to aid the recovery of people who are ill or sick. The objective of this thesis is to create a healthy environment for youth suffering with cancer to escape the day-to-day routines ...
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 ...
'Strip'ping architectural masks: Theater facility
Often times, in the city of Las Vegas, buildings pretend to be something that they are indeed not. It starts at the skin of the structure as you casually stroll along the facade of Ancient Rome, Venice, or historic Paris ...
The strength of weakness: A project on fragmentary monuments
This investigation addresses architectural design through the framework of fragile architecture, as proposed by Juhani Pallasmaa and Ignasi de Sola Morales. • The Context for this exploration is Austin, Texas on the ...
A music academy on the river: Channeling layers in architecture
By operating as a series of layers that channel sound, light, and space, architecture can create an environment that enlivens the senses, thereby enabling an understanding of the components that comprise its design.