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WashU Fall 2014

third semester

prof. Philip Holden

type: housing

program: residence for recent graduates and start-up owners

location: Hillsboro, IL, USA

area: 490,000sf ~ 45,500m2

About: An exercise in developing a strategy for a

symbiotic relationship between a rural, Midwestern

town and a newly introduced community. Allowing 

a project to be nested locally, yet be oriented universally.

Tools: Rhinoceros, AutoCAD, Photoshop, 

           Illustrator, hand model building

Concept
Concept
Urban analysis
Urban analysis

locally nested universally oriented

Site concept
Site concept

situating the project

Urban relationships
Urban relationships
Site plan
Site plan
Site section
Site section
Aggregation study model
Aggregation study model

local side

Aggregation study model
Aggregation study model

universal side

Elevation 1
Elevation 1
Elevation 2
Elevation 2
Study model
Study model

shared vertical plane and programming

Spatial connections
Spatial connections
Plans
Plans

multi levelled units

Internal ambiance
Internal ambiance

shared vertical plane

Exterior ambiance
Exterior ambiance

relationship with the neighbor