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FRANK T. NOSKA IV ARCHITECTURE + DESIGN


SKETCH - INK PIAZZA DEL POPOLO, ROME 21 OCT 2016


CONTENTS ILLUSTRATED TOWN MAP (FALL 2014) 04 COCONUT GROVE MICRO HOUSING (FALL 2015) 06 WYNWOOD MARKET AND CULINARY INSTITUTE (SPRING 2016) 10 KIOSK DESIGN (SPRING 2016) 16 FORMA URBIS REDUX - ROME (FALL 2016) 18 ROME SKETCHBOOK (FALL 2016) 22 LOWERY STREET - GROVE PARK

(SPRING 2017) 26

FREELANCE RENDERING WORK (2015-2017) 32


PALM BEACH ILLUSTRATION

This drawing depicts my hometown and how it defines itself as an urban space. The town of Palm Beach is abundent with history and PICTURESQUE architecture, with emphasis on buildings and places that had historical value, architectural elements, and urban philosophy in mind. (24�x36� Mylar ink drawing)


MICRO UNIT AXO

VILLA GRAND COCONUT GROVE, FL MICRO-HOUSING APARTMENT ALTERNATIVE This project addresses the need for more affordable housing in the increasingly populated urban district of Miami’s Coconut Grove neighborhood, in the form of micro housing units. By using the vernacular architectural type as a basis, the issue of sustainability is fulfilled using forms of natural ventilation, including wing walls, evaporative cooling and rainwater collection. The project creates a fabric building that enhances and solidifies Coconut Grove’s character, with ample ground floor commercial space and a modernized economic parking system.


PASSIVE DESIGN SYSTEM


WYNWOOD MARKET This project involved the adaptive re use of a 1940s industrial warehouse into a public market and culinary school, with a complete construction document set with partner camille cortes. The site included an existing warehouse that is to be rennovated and revitalized to house a food market and culinary school in the Wynwood district of Miami. This design focuses on creating an extension to the existing warehouse while preserving its form. The new addition intersects with the existing and creates a strong horizontal statement. This new extension is lifted above ground level, creating a large inviting courtyard space which attracts nearby foot traffic into the large market space. Classrooms for the culinary school overlook this courtyard space and is interconnected to the market via wide covered walkways that receive natural ventilation and sunlightby means of a screen wall facade.


PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT

NORTH ELEVATION

EAST ELEVATION


PASSIVE DESIGN STRATEGIES 1) EXTENSIVE LARGE SCALE SKYLIGHT FOR MARKET SPACE LIGHTING 2) COURTYARD FOLIAGE FOR SOLAR ABSORPTION AND DIFFUSION 3) EXTENDED ROOF EDGE AND SCREEN WALL FOR PASSIVE SOLAR CONTROL OF SHADE AND DEFLECTION OF GLARE 4) RAINWATER INFILTRATION/DRAINAGE SYSTEM FOR REUSE IN CULINARY SCHOOL 5) PALM BED AND LOCAL PLANT WALL TO OBSTRUCT VIEW OF ADJACENT PROPERTIES

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PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT

PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT

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KIOSK Winner of the Design Build Award, this food kiosk design was built with sustainability and portability in mind. By using an almost completely wooden panel construction, the pieces can be disassembled and compacted, and thus easily transport. The awnings act as shutters, with all the pieces folding for security purposes. The screen walls provide air circulation throughout. This project was selected by the firm Rammos Constructions to be built on site at their offices in Wynwood.

PRODUCED BY AN AUTOD

PRODUCED B

PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT


1/4” SCALE WOOD MODEL DESIGN AND MODEL COMPLETED WITH PARTNER CAMILLE CORTES


FORMA URBIS ROMAE REDUX ROME, ITALY The objective of this project was to return the original map of Rome back to the Imperial Forum. This includes the reinterpretation of the Temple of Peace Map Room while also preserving the existing walls and foundation. The project uses local material and concentrates on being open air and accessible to the public. It makes odes to both the classical proportion along with the Fascist style which dominated Rome in the 1930s during the installation of the Via Delle Fori Imperiali. The Forma Urbis Map, created in the year 50 AD during the Ancient Roman Empire, measures 40’ x 60’. This building houses a reconstruction of the map on the east wall, while preserving the original wall which was later converted into a church facade.


The exisiting pieces that were re-discovered are on display in the cases on the ground floor, along with the gallery space located on the archaelogoical level.


Excerpts from the Rome Notebook, including sketches, line drawings, general notes and observations taken over the semester abroad in Rome, 2016.


LOWERY STREET - GROVE PARK This project is an exercise in place making and urban design. Part of the urban infill studio, the focus was on revitalizing a once thriving historic neighborhood in atlanta, georgia. this site in particular is currently a large empty block along an underdeveloped corridor. Drawing inspiration from American Main Street traditions as well as Atlanta green spaces, Lowery Street provides a mix of uses that include commercial, entertainment, offices and residences which form the public space of the street and park in the heart of the Grove Park neighborhood of Atlanta. The street is named in honor of Joseph E. Lowery, an important leader in the civil rights movement. The new north/south oriented Lowery Street reorganizes the present-day block bounded by Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway on the north, Blyss Avenue on the south, and Chappell Road on the west and Woodlawn Avenue on the east, linking the Parkway to a new two story neighborhood center and pocket park.


UPPER FLOOR 1 2545 ft²

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2665 ft² 2000 ft² 1200 ft² 2400 ft² 3480 ft² 1584 ft² 988 ft² 1394 ft² 988 ft² 19244 ft²

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GROUND FLOOR 1 2545 ft²

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2440 ft² 2000 ft² 1200 ft² 2400 ft² 3480 ft² 1584 ft² 988 ft² 1394 ft² 988 ft² 19019 ft²

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HOUSING RETAIL DINING OFFICE/SERVICE

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BLOCK BREAKDOWN COMMUNITY SERVICES

3655 ft²

DINING ENTERTAINMENT OFFICES SHOPPING

PROGRAM AXONOMETRIC

4158 ft² 3340 ft² 5005 ft² 7654 ft²

SITE PLAN


MIXED USE BLOCK ELEVATION

TOWNHOUSE BLOCK ELEVATION


GROVE PARK SHOPPE PLAZA


STREET SECTION

SIDEWALK

PARALLEL PARKING

TRAVEL LANE

TRAVEL LANE

PARALLEL PARKING

SIDEWALK

14’-0”

8’-0”

10’-6”

10’-6”

8’-0”

14’-0”


RENDERING FOR A PRIVATE RESIDENCE IN MIAMI FOR RCPA BUILDERS, INC.


RENDERING FOR HARBOR DRIVE CONDOMINIUM RENOVATIONS IN MIAMI FOR RCPA BUILDERS, INC.


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