Atlantic City Holocaust Memorial

Atlantic City Holocaust Memorial

Atlantic City Holocaust Memorial Architecture Design Project The Challenge Every year, the senior architecture majors at Yale compete in a high profile international design competition for their senior project. We participated in the Atlantic City Boardwalk Holocaust...
FalconWorks Community Theater

FalconWorks Community Theater

FalconWorks Community Theater Architecture Design Project The Challenge The FalconWorks Theatre Group sought to build a community theatre along the Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn, NY. The one requirement of their design was that the performance areas challenge traditional...
Formal Analysis of Il Casa Girasole

Formal Analysis of Il Casa Girasole

Formal Analysis of Il Casa Girasole Architecture Project Luigi Moretti’s ‘Il Casa Girasole,’ or “The Sunflower House,” lacks a singular organizing system – whether tectonic or spatial. Solids and voids are randomly scattered...
Formal Study: Material Studies

Formal Study: Material Studies

Material Studies Architecture Formal Studies Transparency Our assignment was to study a material that could be made transparent but isn’t inherently transparent. I laced together strips of aluminum flashing in a lattice pattern with increasingly large holes. The...
Formal Study: Materials in Equilibrium

Formal Study: Materials in Equilibrium

Materials in Equilibrium Architecture Formal Study The Challenge In this assignment, we were given one sheet of plywood and asked to create a platform capable of holding a person in standing or sitting position. The platform could not use glue, nails, screws, or any...