A seafood restaurant for Corpus Christi, Texas
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There is a central quality which is the root criterion of life and spirit in a man, a town, a building, or a wilderness. This quality is objective and precise, but it cannot be named. Christopher Alexander (1977) THESIS STATEMENT: Create architecture in balance. FACILITY: For this thesis a Seafood Restaurant will be used as the vehicle to create architecture in balance. This facility is expected to serve 900 guests daily. CONTEXT: Located on the Gulf of Mexico in southern Texas, Corpus Christi provides a multitude of natural resources. Moderate climate conditions and seaside living make corpus Christi a great place to live and work. Responding to such natural resources is a fundamental requirement of architecture in this area.