B.F.A. Interior Design - Savannah College of Art and Design
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Drafting Residential Corporate Retail Rendering Materials Lighting
The analysis of Telfair Square, one of the most well known squareâ€™s in Savannah, shows Olgelthropeâ€™s basic organizational unit set up for the city. Although he considered his plan a failure at the time, it would later be considered one of the most successful urban planning designs. This study observes the square on a macro to micro scale and ends the journey with a critical analysis of the Jepson Center, one of the most controversial buildings in Savannah.
Mark and Julie Maroney CONCEPT Clients Mark and Julie were starting a new life and journey together as newlyweds. In the near future, they both envision starting a family. The concept for this project was a snailâ€™s shell. The shell created a sustainable living environment that had the ability to adapt with growth as well as accommodate specific needs. This is exactly the environment that the clients needed. Through the exploration of the shell , its characteristics were applied to space planning, furniture selections and materials creating the ideal space for Mark and Julie.
SITE - 710 Jefferson Street Savannah, GA 31401 - A sophisticated urban environment where contemporary meets traditional.
JEFFERSON ST.. SAVANNAH, GA
ON MODEL AND CUSTOM FURNITURE MODEL
Organic Wine Trade Company
The company specializes in fair trade certified products as well as organic, sustainably grown crops.
CONCEPT The Organic Wine Trade Company specializes in a passionate product, conscientious community and simple ideals. The company was relocating their office to accommodate the growth of the business. The concept behind this project was to capture their values and create a space that promoted an efficient work environment for its users. In order to promote a healthy and comforting space, evidence-based design principles were applied to the officeâ€™s environment.
SITE - 100 Riverview Drive Savannah, GA 31404 - Three-story building - Approx. 9,000 sq ft each floor - 10 min. from downtown
block planning - first floor
CONSCIENTIOUS COMMUNITY block planning - second floor
schematic planning - first floor
schematic planning - second floor
Sustainable Products Corporation
The company strives at meeting and increasing the demand for sustainable products.
CONCEPT Terra is an experiential, eco-conscious retail store that is located in the heart of New York City. The space will provide eco-conscious New Yorkers accessibility to green product, but will serve to promote this alternative consumer option for residents hesitant to the â€œGo-Greenâ€? phenomenon. The retail experience will educate the user on eco-conscious products, as well as alternative sustainable practices. Terra will promote a greener community and become the driving force needed to propel the movement forward, as well as advocate healthier lifestyles through its sustainable interior and eco-conscious products.
SITE - 21 East 26th Street New York, NY 10010 - Five-story building - Approx. 4,500 sq ft each floor - Located in the Flatiron district
rcp ground floor
Bon Secours St Francis Medical Cen ter Midlothian, VA
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Exploration of materials in new application methods was exercised in this study. The Moroccan styled tiles would be used in a vertical surface application and would be composed of reclaimed wood which contained a metal insert. The combination of the contrasting materials creates visual interest in any space. The material board is an example of the other elements that could accompany this piece in the ideal space.
Through this lighting study, models were created in order to simulate different lighting techniques such as grazing, washing and backlighting. It allowed the students to better understand the process behind creating these techniques in interior spaces. It also challenged them to come up with new innovative concepts in which to execute these theories.