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Host Building

In investigating the opportunities embedded in the often underutilized vertical facade surface and exploring its potential as an engine for urban regeneration, this design developed a surface installation for a very long horizontal facade of a vacant pawn shop consisting of imageembedded, LED-lit fins attached along the facade of the building. When viewed obliquely, the fins reveal a prairie landscape that provides a stark counterpoint to this urban, autocentric environment. The fins crescendo toward the intersection and spatially jump across the street, creating continuity between this building and the adjacent sidewalk.

With Conviction  

Portfolio of works of architecture and urban design.