Maquette tests

A late post of a test I did looking into hyperbolic parabolas and how they behave.  If you're wondering what one is and where you might have come across one before, think of the Chinese finger trap.  This is a hyperbolic paraboloid. As you can see from above the strands of the shape are formed… Continue reading Maquette tests

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D6 External Examiner Interim Review

Presentation sheets from my interim review with the external examiner in Oxford Brookes last Friday.  Presentation clearly still needs some work as I do not intend for it to read so linearly come the final examination, but it had to do as a point of discussion and feedback for the interim.  The external examiners spoke… Continue reading D6 External Examiner Interim Review

D6 Brief: Winchester Horticultural City – Revision A

Revised issue of my D6 Brief uploaded to issuu for one and all to read.  'Next Steps' section little out-of date.  All up-to-date. https://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/d6___winchester_horticultural_city_

Cultivating Participation: Creating a Modern Pairidaeza

C6 Cultural Context - Project Related Report for my Winchester Horticultural City Head Quarters project.  Uploaded to issuu.  Hopefully the link works... https://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/c6_cultural_context_project_related/2

RAA Sensing Spaces | Architecture Reimagined | Diébédo Francis Kéré

Video from 2014 of Diébédo Francis Kéré speaking about the methods he employs in his home of Burkina Faso.  Community-built projects that as a result create a better sense of ownership over a place and love for it.  People care more about the places they have had an involvement in creating.  It's quite an apt example of… Continue reading RAA Sensing Spaces | Architecture Reimagined | Diébédo Francis Kéré