Title page for ETD etd-09242008-230914


Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Hendricks, William Hodges
Author's Email Address hodgeshendricks@hotmail.com
URN etd-09242008-230914
Title Lines Drawn Between Sun + Earth
Degree Master of Architecture
Department Architecture
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
Piedmont-Palladino, Susan C. Committee Chair
Foote, Jonathan Committee Member
Holt, Jaan Committee Member
Keywords
  • architecture
  • montessori
  • claymation
Date of Defense 2007-10-05
Availability unrestricted
Abstract
The purpose of this thesis was two-fold. First, an investigation into the design process was conducted in order to find the influences, which bring forth architecture from various methods of play and interaction with materials, media and idea forming. This work was documented with several stop motion animations and compiled in the form of a movie that is attached to this book. Following this examination, a more traditional design method was used to create a Montessori School that would draw inspiration from its position between the earth and sun to guide its architecture. The result of this method is evident through the following drawings and models.

Files
  Filename       Size       Approximate Download Time (Hours:Minutes:Seconds) 
 
 28.8 Modem   56K Modem   ISDN (64 Kb)   ISDN (128 Kb)   Higher-speed Access 
  00sun+earth.pdf 3.51 Mb 00:16:15 00:08:21 00:07:18 00:03:39 00:00:18
  01sun+earth.pdf 3.51 Mb 00:16:15 00:08:21 00:07:18 00:03:39 00:00:18
  HODGESMOVIE.avi 170.01 Mb 13:07:06 06:44:47 05:54:11 02:57:05 00:15:06
  sun+earth.pdf 3.51 Mb 00:16:15 00:08:21 00:07:18 00:03:39 00:00:18

Browse All Available ETDs by ( Author | Department )

dla home
etds imagebase journals news ereserve special collections
virgnia tech home contact dla university libraries

If you have questions or technical problems, please Contact DLA.