Final massing model completed. Should have tried to finish this off much earlier than this but alas was not able. Need to take a video of this. Really helped me firm up ideas around treatment of the elevation and how new insertions manifest themselves amongst the ruins.
Mucking about making hyperbolic parabolas this weekend. Column tests still to do... The YouTube video link below is next on my list of things to make & test: https://youtu.be/EigzNppsQp8
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 'Next Steps' section little out-of date.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_
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
First issue of my D6 Brief uploaded to issuu for one and all to read. It could read a bit better to be honest. Need to edit the text. I expect there'll be a few revised issues but this will do for now. http://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/d6__winchester_horticultural_city__?e=10211851/47640874
Uploaded my C5 dissertation to issuu.com. This lays the work for one of the main driving concepts for the project. http://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/c5_dissertation_14.2.138_tim_gentry?e=10211851/47179817
Had a chat about the design workshop from Friday and what was discussed to try and iron out an approach to the brief. Main important elements: The brief and site should come as a development of the masterplan. The site selection should be a marriage between city context, master plan, and concept ambitions. Concept should incorporate knowledge… Continue reading Tutorial: Brief Brainstorm