In Full Support

Happy Thursday! We got a lot accomplished on site yesterday including the park side formwork set, bracing to support all formwork, and the rebar bending process began.  The day mainly consist of making sure measurements were precise, the base of the holes were level, and placement of everything was lined up and perfect. .  .  [...]

Iron-ing Out the Details

Happy Tuesday, everyone! We had a great session with John Moore, the structural engineer, and David’s good friend, Cole, today.  (Pictured above is Mohamed working on some images of the bridge to share during the meeting.) While the meeting took up a majority of class time, it was very much needed and definitely helpful in [...]

Presentation Production

The weekend was full of production for our review today.  We split up as a studio with people working on physical models, renders, details, pricing, and everything in between.  We have all had some great ideas that we were able to combine and come up with a good plan to present to the city and [...]

Different Directions

Happy Tuesday, everyone! We had a great day in studio yesterday. The Community Build graduate students shared what we learned over the weekend with the potential overlook site at the Stono River, while some of the other graduate and undergraduate students shared what they discovered when visiting the Farmfield site.  The online students met with [...]

Roots + Future Thoughts

Happy Wednesday, everyone!  It’s been a productive few days since the review Friday.  I know Henry mentioned in his blog post Monday how we broke down into teams of two and have been really dissecting the site to come up with different schemes of locations for the building(s) and gardens.  I think one thing that [...]

What a Journey!

Let me start by apologizing to all of our blog followers as this post is a day late due to a power outage in Clemson that lasted over two full days.  (As if there wasn’t already enough “abnormal” happening in our daily lives.) Luckily, we regained power over the night! As you all know from [...]

Maps on Maps on Maps

  We are going full force working on our presentation for Friday here in Studio V.  Some of us are working on sifting through countless precedents, some of us are working on researching the history and demographics of the area, and others of us are focusing on the graphics of the presentation.  A huge part [...]