In the classrooms, there are two ‘floor to ceiling’ windows to allow students to take in the views, but positioned to both not be a distraction during class and to allow natural light to graze the two end walls, maximizing the interior illumination… Read more
Exhibition: With a variety of entry points, our proposal lends itself to a variety of venues, both permanent in the Main Exhibition Hall or temporary in it’s sister Exhibition space.
Regarding the small business owner, entrepreneur or building owner, there are things that seem simple to do but often I witness them not being implemented by people. What many don’t realize is if you make a mistake in the design of your space you will loose money.
Every building code is designed to keep people safe and improve their lives, but often the code imposes a negative impact on the potential quality of a place.
A clean design that brings out the best of a basement apartment in Brooklyn.
The Library is positioned on the highest point of the exterior circular Atrium space and it’s public areas are facing this atrium and of course the views of the valley and cliffs beyond…
Multi-purpose Auditorium, Acoustics: It is important to note that special care was taken acoustically to design a space that would have world class acoustic qualities, including echo traps…
An important issue for many cities dealing with circumstances initiated by others in the past, like a blighted looking city filled with parking lot scars, etc. From my experience I’ve witnessed many cities do the wrong thing in order to encourage development. The point of this post is, if you do something, it could have a negative impact on your city, so make sure you do the right thing. Read more
Construction Method Auditorium: While the walls may be built of either reinforced concrete or a steel skeleton, the roof will consist… Read more
Lets take a walk into ancient Egypt to look at the Ankh. While there are many interpretations of the Ankh, typically centered around what it means, a sexual union between a man and woman, a shoe strap, a symbol of life, perhaps a sign of power, whatever it is, it remains a form we all easily recognize today. The following is my interpretation of what it is, why it is the shape it is, and what it means.