Janeille Calnick ARCH 201- Design 1 Fall 2010 Prof. Frances Campani
A Central Park Experience - The Bird Blind
A bird blind or hide is a shelter ,often camouflaged, that is used to observe the wildlife , especially birds at close quarters. A gateway and birder terrace ,or a Bird Blind, was to be designed for the Central Park Resevoir in New York City. The bird blind is to be a place for quiet reflection and observation where birders, photgraphers, quiet seekers as well as school groups would be able to use the facility.
Analysis of Buildings The Weekend House
Architect :Le Corbusier Location: suburb of Paris, France Built: 1935 Construction Type: Stone Masonry Walls, Reienforced Concrete Roof Style: Modern
Ulyssess S. Grant Visitors Center and Archives
A Visitors Center and Archive was to be designedadjacent to Grantâ€™s Tomb along Riverside Drive on the Upper Westside of Manhattan. It is intended to educate the visiting public about General Grantâ€™s Life .The facility should house an archive of civil war documents and objects.The archive will be used by school groups and visiting scholars engaged in research.