Rainwater Rainwater!

Today's topic fits in perfectly with the weather outside today. Along with finalizing form and site layout ideas, Roberto and I have been digging deep into research. I have specifically been working on rainwater collection and what ways we can integrate this aspect into our final design. I began doing my own research on rainwater [...]

Group Designs

Today is Monday, February 4th, 2019, and small group designs are underway. During Friday's review with the clients, we mostly discussed site layout and the best strategy for moving people through the garden and where to place the storage/shelter structure. The clients favored site layouts that moved people from the North to the South of [...]

It is time for a charrette

Studio Day 4 is about to commence. Everyone has dived heavily into research on the history of the Wagner Terrace Community, site analysis, working gardens, and precedent studies. The exciting part about the next couple of days is that we all get to come together and present all of our findings to the group. It [...]