Kiribati Floating Houses

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Kiribati Floating Houses

  Official Announcement:   The Brief: “The islands are ants and industrialized nations are elephants”. This is what Kiribati is: a handful of atolls lying on the huge womb of the Pacific Ocean. It is an ant that has been paying the cost of elephants for too long. Distant and unaware pachyderms have hurled against […]

Endurfæðing: REBIRTH

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Endurfæðing: REBIRTH

Iceland Volcano Museum Competition Endurfæðing: REBIRTH It was a great exercise for one week fast track competition during thanksgiving holiday. Unfortunately we didn’t win, but was a great opportunity to take different approach than everyday real practice. Turf house was first introduced to Iceland by the Vikings as they sailed across the sea, seeking new […]

La Volta – All Compression Thin Vault

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La Volta – All Compression Thin Vault

“Beyond text, beyond image, there is a craft of making with masonry.” – Franca Trubiano This seminar and workshop organized and led by Associate Professor Franca Trubiano introduced students to the subject of masonry tectonics by investigating new design opportunities made possible by clay brick and terracotta tile materials. Innovation was channeled via this most […]

P2P Site-less House

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P2P Site-less House

Los Angeles River

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Los Angeles River

Site Plan   Physical Model   Rendering   Detailed model photograph   Detailed model photograph   Final review presentation   Process:

Tuwaiq Palace – Analytique

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Tuwaiq Palace – Analytique

Tuwaiq Palace The Expression of Compression and Tension Analysis to synthases. From drawing to 3D modeling The Analysis: The building is the central cultural facility of the diplomatic quarter in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It stands on a high limestone plateau on the edge of Hanifah Valley with expansive dessert from behind. The hot and arid […]

NYC Tower

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NYC Tower