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Phenomenology of place: A mixed-use complex
Thesis Statement When a space is designed with the intention of creating phenomenal experiences it provides for the environment a sense of place to be generated, resulting in an engagement between the user and the ...
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 ...
Communal living: Tres Arboles Restaurant & Hacienda Complex
Through the use of semiotics, architecture may be used as a tool to convey a family's story rich in culture, religion, and history, through hierarchy and organization. The use of light, color, and spatial placement ...
Learning from experience : A fine arts library and music learning center Dallas, Texas
Architecture composition and tectonics can become the phenomenological instrument of learning when expressing the extraordinary and unfamiliar.
A study of sugar refinement and the adaption of the industrial environment: A process of sugar
The Imperial Sugar Mill in Sugar Land Texas has been processing sugar in the same location since 1845. Due to recent economic events, Imperial had to close down the sugar refinery in 2003. The project will focus on ...
Architectural activism: Architecture as a culturally ethical watermark in urbanism, special needs housing facility additively implemented in an evolving urban sector
The synergisitc exploration of transitional housing functions and sustainable urban development could be mediated ethically with critical regard for the regional impact by reinforcing an underlying cultural narrative ...
A new vocabulary in architecture: Mixed-use commercial
Past + present = future
The blending and integration of architecture through the use of contemporary building vocabulary with characteristics of the historical context of its surroundings can create a building that respects and responds to the ...
Mending the urban fabric of the Santa Fe Railyard: LIVE/WORK/EXHIBIT, a mixed-use artist community
The project aspires to become a vital component in the urban fabric of Santa Fe by linking public and private realms, defining an edge, and by integrating and buffering residential and commercial zones.
Sports arena & media center: A multi-use facility on the Texas Tech University campus
An event-oriented architectural strategy can be established through interpreting and articulating concepts of program, scenario, and sequence using programmatic logic, disjunction, and heterogeneity.