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LIGHT SHAFT

light shaft section perspective

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WAFFLE SLAB: • corresponds to the 5’x5’ grid • allows for large span without the need for suppor t • provides suppor t for the light shaft • robust concrete contrasting the delicate glass LARGE GATHERING SPACE: • access only by ramp from the third floor • 20 foot ceiling height • low lighting both ar tificial and natural LIGHT SHAFT: • 60 feet total height • 15’x15’ opening through slabs • unifies the grieving through an element that is absolute through each core space CREMATORIUM / VIEWING HALL: • half of the light shaft is in the viewing hall and other half is in the crematorium •the space between the viewer and the furnaces is the element that represents ‘absoluteness’ •located on the ground floor • 20 foot ceiling height MEMORIAL SPACE: • located in the basement: 5,800 SF • 20 foot ceiling height • the only space where the viewer may stand under the light shaft • ver ticality of the shaft

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Profile for Julissa Quezada

Architecture Portfolio | Quezada  

Selected Undergraduate Work 2015-2019

Architecture Portfolio | Quezada  

Selected Undergraduate Work 2015-2019

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