Category: Architecture

Paleonthology Collection Building

A preliminary design for a paleontology collection building at a marine museum in Maryland, USA. Role: Project Architect working under Principal-In-Charge Met with the client, completed a walk-through of the site Worked with the Principal to develop a schematic floor plan. Developed a Revit model. The linework was taken from Revit and materials were applied in […]

LSY Office Renovation

With the renewal or their lease, LSY Architects decided to renovate their space in downtown Silver Spring. This included new pantry area that also functions as a work area and a collaboration space. Other elements included a new reception area, a guest area, new furniture and a product library. The renovation was completed in two phases […]

Lovettsville Community Center

After an extensive study that looked at the cost and implications of building a new community center versus renovating the existing center, Loudoun County decided to pursue the design of a new community center. The major elements of the project include a gymnasium, pre-school classrooms and a staff area. For the exterior, the client was […]

Kinetic Architecture: Iris

With the discovery of glass and the new technology available to build taller buildings, not much regard has been given to the environmental impact until the last decade. The Iris is a kinetic facade intended to be cladded to existing high-rise glass buildings occupying most city skylines of the world. The primary component of the iris is programmed […]

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College of Architecture Proposal

This was a studio project completed in Fall 2012 with two other architecture students and under the guidance of two professors. The main objective was to design a new College of Architecture on Philadelphia University’s campus. We also developed additional objectives as we saw fit. Below are selected images from the project. View the project on issuu […]

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St. Benedict’s Monastery

Saint Benedict’s Monaster in Bucks County, PA is an entry into the 112th John Stewardson Memorial Fellowship in Architecture. The concept of the design is derived from Saint Benedict’s doctrine that highlighted the importance of Lectio Devina| Holy Reading, Prex Precis|Prayer, and Opus|Work. This is evident in the simple layout of the programmatic elements. The connected components of the plan form an exterior border, allowing the monks to focus inward on the […]