Thursday, March 11, 2010

Monday, February 22, 2010

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Wednesday, February 10, 2010


The architecture team has put together a package explaining their concept. To see more click here

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Remaining ACE Schedule

Now that we have the site picked and are beginning to work on the project the real excitement is about to begin but at the same time we can quickly run out of time. We have a lot of work to do in only a few more meetings. Below is a link the schedule. Lets work hard and stay on schedule. It will make your push at the end be much easier.


2009-01-19 Homework Assignment

Yesterday we gave you a Site Analysis Homework Assignment. Below is the link to the complete document. On the last page of the document are the questions that need to be answered by the next meeting by the next meeting on Feburary 02, 2009 at NAC Architecture.

Click for Assignment 02

The Group Question Assignments are as follows:
1. Landscape Architects
2. Architects
3. Interior Architects
4. Structural Engineers
5. Mechanical Engineers
6. Electrical Engineers
7. Contractors

The answers will be compiled used to document the site for further design investigation.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Discussion Forum

As requested, please find the discussion forum located at the bottom of the page (above the calender). For mentors, to access at your office you may need to disable your firewall. If you are having ANY problems please let me know!

Friday, January 15, 2010

Tree House Idea

Here is a rough sketch of one idea for the Tree House projects. Feel free to make comments and/or suggestions.

Monday, January 4, 2010

What is site analysis?

Site analysis records the existing characteristics of the site, and its surroundings and indentifies the opportunities and constraints for the site in relation to the project. The topic itself branches into the boundaries of architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, economics, and urban planning. Site analysis is a necessary preparatory step to architecture design.

Don't get the idea?

In the following weeks, we will work on site analysis together. Here is a good example of site analysis.