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Rhetoric Of Form, Scott Williams 2011 Iowa State University

Rhetoric Of Form, Scott Williams

Datum: student journal of architecture

The creation of form is much like the process of writing a moving statement. A narrative which speaks to an occupant emotionally and comes to life as it is explored deeper.


Letter From The Editors, Datum 2011 Iowa State University

Letter From The Editors, Datum

Datum: student journal of architecture

No abstract provided.


Assessing (Multi)Culturalism Through Public Art Practices, Anru Lee, Perng-juh Peter Shyong 2011 CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Assessing (Multi)Culturalism Through Public Art Practices, Anru Lee, Perng-Juh Peter Shyong

Publications and Research

No abstract provided.


Fantasy, Leisure, And Labor: A Story Of Temple Terrace's Historic Architecture, Rachelle Hostetler 2011 University of South Florida

Fantasy, Leisure, And Labor: A Story Of Temple Terrace's Historic Architecture, Rachelle Hostetler

Graduate Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this project is to explore how the community planning and style of housing of Temple Terrace Estates embodies the socio-economic conflicts inherent to the United States in the 1920s. To account for missing narratives, I will approach this research from a critical cultural perspective. I chose this approach as a way to investigate the power dynamics in the city during the time it was known as Temple Terrace Estates Inc. The Estates attracted investors by encouraging northerners to purchase a Mediterranean Revival or Spanish Colonial style villa in conjunction with a parcel of a large orange grove ...


Front Matter, Datum 2011 Iowa State University

Front Matter, Datum

Datum: student journal of architecture

No abstract provided.


From Anonymous To Known, Darian Lu 2011 Iowa State University

From Anonymous To Known, Darian Lu

Datum: student journal of architecture

I found myself associating some studio projects with their designers: their personalities and their passion for certain things are involved and apparent in their work. However, many other works stay anonymous to the viewer and possibly even the owner. How do you make your project "known" to you?


Becoming Peggy, Kristina Hauri 2011 Iowa State University

Becoming Peggy, Kristina Hauri

Datum: student journal of architecture

"Becoming Peggy" is written in three parts as an intuitive narrative progression through Finding Peggy, Becoming Peggy, and Inhabiting P(a)lace.


The Nature Of Fissure, Asa Houston 2011 Iowa State University

The Nature Of Fissure, Asa Houston

Datum: student journal of architecture

In our studio we approached the design of a community co-op and performance center for the historic riverfront Market area of Kansas City, MO through focusing on IDENTITY. Recognizing local phenomena from the proposed design site as a catalyst for our semester.


A Memorial, Justin Wang 2011 Iowa State University

A Memorial, Justin Wang

Datum: student journal of architecture

The project explores the broken link between Kansas City and the Missouri River, lost due to industrialization and flooding. Design intent is represented in model form, showing the grid of the city and the waves of the river curling together in a circular embrace: Kansas City reconnected to the Missouri River. The site is located in the forgotten space between city and river, on the site of Westport Landing, the town which eventually grew and expanded into what is now part of Kansas City. Paper and clay studies led to an understanding of existing textures, topography, and ruins on the ...


Forming Form, Tom Fraser 2011 Iowa State University

Forming Form, Tom Fraser

Datum: student journal of architecture

The generation of architectural form is no new topic; it probably resembles the proverbial dead horse more than most other subjects of debate within our profession


Velodrome, Levi Robb, Katie Ross, Ryan Frank 2011 Iowa State University

Velodrome, Levi Robb, Katie Ross, Ryan Frank

Datum: student journal of architecture

This project was approached in a way that enhances the sport of track bike racing through architecture. Track bike racing combines machine and man to form a level of excitement and raw speed that permeate the surrounding environment through sight, sound, and sensation.


Velodrome, Tristan Garner, Will Neal 2011 Iowa State University

Velodrome, Tristan Garner, Will Neal

Datum: student journal of architecture

An immense facility that uses the river side site to its full potential. The elevated and ground level walkways create and efficient way to move people during events while allowing a stroll through the park on an off-day.


Forming Ideas, Dan Siroky 2011 Iowa State University

Forming Ideas, Dan Siroky

Datum: student journal of architecture

Chicago, New York, Boston, Denver, Rome. These are all cities we may visit as part of the architecture curriculum at Iowa State.


A Museum For Columbus Indiana, Brent Westphal, Matt Gaul 2011 Iowa State University

A Museum For Columbus Indiana, Brent Westphal, Matt Gaul

Datum: student journal of architecture

To tell the story of Columbus in a way that reflects its innovative history and architecture. Light, specific materiality, and scale direct the visitor's attention to the complexity of thought and effort instilled in the work displayed.


Form In Motion, Michael Noonan 2011 Iowa State University

Form In Motion, Michael Noonan

Datum: student journal of architecture

Since I've been in school, my biggest obstacle has been a bad habit of over-thinking decisions. I think "paralysis by analysis" is the clinical term.


Eames Toy Bird, Craig Sutton 2011 Iowa State University

Eames Toy Bird, Craig Sutton

Datum: student journal of architecture

The figure of a black wooden bird, purchased from the Appalachian mountain region of the eastern United States, was cherished by Charles and Ray Eames. This particular figure has stood in the center of their living room for over fifty years and has appeared in multiple photographs of their work.


Ice Top, Stephanie Johnson, Annamarie Snider 2011 Iowa State University

Ice Top, Stephanie Johnson, Annamarie Snider

Datum: student journal of architecture

We enjoy the simplicity, joy and lack of self-consciousness that the Eames claim accompanies playing with a toy. We, however, wanted to make this project a demonstration of how vulnerable those moments are.


Lvl Chair, Jake Groth 2011 Iowa State University

Lvl Chair, Jake Groth

Datum: student journal of architecture

Provoked by hammock construction, this design seeks to reconfigure the hammock into a lounge chair. The chosen program was to create a lounge chair from materials easily found at a hardware store. And the materials were to embrace their natural qualities. Along with this, the chair was to be ergonomically comfortable and capable of being flat packed for ease of transportation.


Basculant Chair Replica, Chester Smith 2011 Iowa State University

Basculant Chair Replica, Chester Smith

Datum: student journal of architecture

The LCI Basular Chair, when it was originally released as part of Corbusier' department for the Home line, was producing individually by hand by craftsmen.


Our Language And The Language Of Failure, Megen O'Toole 2011 Iowa State University

Our Language And The Language Of Failure, Megen O'Toole

Datum: student journal of architecture

I believed I had failed. I struggled with using my tools eloquently, and expressing myself convincingly and completely.


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