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Sustaining the Oak Canyons Ranch: Ranch headquarters
ADM: Architecural database management
To complete a Post-Professional degree in Architecture, with a concentration in Historic Preservation, a prototype architectural reference database will be created for the thesis. Using Microsoft Visual FoxPro 5, an ...
For the tragedy of September 11th: A memorial
I perceive a place of fundamental conditions, of time slowed and time lost, of space collapsed and light infused. This will obviously be a place where tragedy is remembered as well as the joys of lives remembered. How ...
A reflection of nature: A physical fitness center for Boerne, Texas
Architecture is the link to connect the manmade to the natural created. Through the incorporation of nature as the prominent design vehicle, architecture can produced a heightened awareness of the importance of the ...
Phase One: A contextually responsive residential complex in Weekhawken, New Jersey
A residential complex that derives its form through response to the surrounding contextual conditions so to set in harmony with the environment and gain maximum benefit from the site location.
Industrial form: An appropriate architecture for West Texas
Regionalism emphasizes the historic and cultural heritage of the region while addressing global aspects of universal civilization. It occupies itself in expressing the particulars of place as well as binding itself in ...
An interpretive center for the Palo Duro Canyon Sate Park
All places have a spirit that gives it life and determines its character. The character of a place is "what persists there of time, climate, traditions, past events, topography, of ancient buildings and vegetation." It ...
Blending architecture with imagination: A home for the children of El Paso, Texas
Are children's homes the forgotten facility? For many years, abused and abandoned children have lived in the worst places. People have come across this problem, but only turned away. We should learn and break away from ...
Adaptive use and the revitalization of downtown Cameron, Texas
Adaptive re-use, combined with today's technology, can bring revitalization and new economic forces back to the forgotten rural downtown.
Lost Woods? The search for globally responsible architecture: A visitor center for the White Mountain Wilderness Area (near Ruidoso, New Mexico)
Architecture in a preserved natural environment should communicate the spirit of the place without destroying that spirit.