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zachary braaten b.arch candidate, tulane school of architecture


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swampgrove

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horizontal home

10 16’ 4” (4.98 m)

tiered home

music centre2

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4’ 8” (1.4 m)

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Wings, section b b’ Zachary Braaten

Reyes Sánchez - ARCH 2022 - spring 2019

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cover: plaza tower, in the style of nathalie du pasquier digital media i, fall 2018


tents

pavilion2

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collaboration chair

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teaching restaurant1, 2

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elementary school

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exhibited at school-wide showcase of final models, summer 2018

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selected for archive by studio professor

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swampgrove freret, new orleans, louisiana multifamily residential | 64,000 ft2 73 units, 40 units/acre second year studio, spring 2019

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project information goal critique the american dream’s notions of housing

site sections – highlights

responses • housing typology: units limited in size to 1,200 ft2 for 5 people, muti-situational rooms favored • increasing biodiversity: units organized around small rain gardens • communal living: small community spaces scattered throughout project as popup libraries, practice rooms, etc.

ampitheatre with floodable rain garden 6


ground floor retail / tiered home above ( p 12)

rain garden 7


section-elevation

ground level perspective

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second level perspective

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horizontal home individual unit in swampgrove 900 ft2 | 3 beds | 2 ba | 1 bed flexible adu second year studio, spring 2019

W/D

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Cutouts! Zachary Braaten

Reyes Sánchez - ARCH 2022 - spring 2019

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tiered home 4 beds | 3 baths | 1200 ft2 individual unit in swampgrove second year studio, spring 2019

19’ 3” (5.87 m)

9’ 4” (2.85 m)

0’ 0”

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16’ 4” (4.98 m)

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Axonometric Section

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Zachary Braaten

Reyes Sánchez - ARCH 2022 - spring 2019

4’ 8” (1.4 m)

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music centre 731 seat recital hall | 216 residential units toronto, ontario (anchor building in sw corner of master plan) third year studio, fall 2019

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recital hall vineyard-style seating 800 ft2 chamber music stage lobby (r) to frame views of don river, downtown

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toronto skyline views 16


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theatre interior 17


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ground floor plans

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boardwalk perspective

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section-elevation a a’

unit typologies

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section detail b b’

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pavilion audubon, new orleans, louisiana | 16 ft3 envelope constraint first year studio, fall 2017

1/4� = 1’ model

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1/8” = 1’ exploded axonometric

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collaboration chair i.

(l) cardboard, glue | six month functional life | designed in partnership with gabriel molina | first year studio, fall 2017 structure: laminated curves | patchworked cardboard

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(r) a fifth grader’s charette mcdonald international school seattle, washington | winter 2018

condensed + adapted lesson on chair construction. taught to fifth graders at mcdonald international school

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structural analysis


full-scale model

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teaching restaurant freret, new orleans, louisiana | public restaurant / cooking school | selected for school-wide exhibition of final models, summer 2018 first year studio, spring 2018

program diagram

selected precedents

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model, 1/16� = 1’


serial sections

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process models

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elementary school treme, new orleans, louisiana | 37,000 ft2 | 250 students/10 classrooms + 5 enrichment classrooms second year studio, fall 2018

building diagram

immediate site conditions

regional site conditions

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model, 1/16�=1’


process models, 1:100

site observations

model, 1/16�=1’

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student approach from school buses

main courtyard 30


public visitor’s entrance

library, upper level 31


thank you.

contact zbraaten@tulane.edu 206 910 2244 online portfolio issuu.com/zbraaten

creative project for dean’s honor scholarship, fall 2016 tulane brochures, glue | fits in 3”x 3”x 3” box

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undergraduate architecture portfolio_zachary braaten  

tulane university undergraduate architecture portfolio. contains works from 2016-2019.

undergraduate architecture portfolio_zachary braaten  

tulane university undergraduate architecture portfolio. contains works from 2016-2019.

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