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NEW HOPE AUDUBON SOCIETY OBSERVATION CENTER

PROCESS PAGE

ARC301 Architectural Design: Tectonics, Fall 2020

for the New Hope Audubon Society

Observation Deck, Jordan Lake, Apex, NC 27523

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SITE IMPRESSION ART INSTALLATION

SITE COLLAGES

Initial site impressions

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Conceptual interpretation of tree roots

and layout of site as a grid

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(Left) Tree roots' effect on perceptual scale

(Right) Open areas of site grid derived

through vegetation

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'BEND' STUDIES

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Abstract material models as an interpretation

of 'bend'

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Origami model as an interpretation of 'bend'

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Yoga poses as an interpretation of 'bend'

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Translating studies into tectonic expressions

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'SCALING' STUDIES

Abstract material models as an interpretation

of 'scaling'

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Different human scales as an interpretation

of 'scaling'

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Notes on defining 'scaling'

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Translating studies into tectonic expressions

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ARCHITECTURE PRECEDENTS

On 'bend':
(Left) Observation Tower on the River Mur by Terrain: Loenhart&Mayr, in Styria, Austria

(Right) Treewow O by MONOARCHI,

in Yuyao, China

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On 'scaling':
(Left) Brick Observation Tower by Bangkok

Project Studio, in Surin, Thailand

(Right) Tree House by Jan Tyrpekl,

in Hrusice Czech Republicc

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IDEATION SKETCHES

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'MID-REVIEW' PROPOSAL

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PRELIMINARY SECTION PERSPECTIVE

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