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    Communications Project


Document Type:Master's Thesis
Name:Stephen John Kredell
Email address:skredell@aol.com
URN:1998/00111
Title:SEEING THROUGH A WALL
Degree:Master of Architecture
Department:Architecture
Committee Chair: Joseph Mashburn
Chair's email:
Committee Members:V. Hunter Pittman
Michael O'Brien
Keywords:built form/natural form/built nature, datum, in-between, constructing links
Date of defense:March 10, 1997
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Abstract:

Architecture possesses the ability to evoke wonder in the everyday. This thesis and project mark the beginning of the study of an architecture that reveals this poetic dimension of the everyday. In an increasingly standardized world, how can architecture maintain, heighten or instill sense of place? How can the architect make the program architectural? How can architecture truly re-present rather than degrade everyday life?

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