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A resident artist community for downtown Lubbock
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.
A weather research facility
Through critical regionalism a design can offer a duality that ties the currently present culture to the worldly culture of architecture. Therefore, vernacular and contemporary design are synthesized to provide an ...
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 children's home for the victims of the tsunami of 2004 in Sri Lanka: A housing prototype for relief from natural disasters
THESIS STATEMENT Bringing Hope by providing a Home in Sri Lanka The creation of a home for many orphaned children will provide the region of Sri Lanka a form of rebirth from the tsunami tragedy. This home will be rooted ...
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 study of rural culture and the integration of natural and built environments: A museum of farming and ranching
Rural architecture has the possibility to have a strong impact upon its community and environment. However, rural architecture does not find value in the mainstream global architecture and instead places importance in ...
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 ...
Education from architecture: A creative learning facility
Project Statement To establish a "learning from architecture" idea in the built environment by educating the future generations about regional culture, technology and sustainability through creative means of design ...
Historic regional architecture as an influence on modern design: A new visitor center for Fort Selden
Historic regional architecture combined with modern technologies can create a common attribute that links architecture of the past and the present, complementing the existing structures and landscape.