YCGRC aRCHITECTURAL design for the 'YCGRC' (Youth Community Garden & Recreation Center). Proposal for the Salt Lake City Urban facility that focuses on space geared towards educating the homeless youth about community co-op and recreational services. Programs provided to promote self-responsibility, self-reliance, and temporary residential services.
eNTRADA aRCHITECTURAL design for the Entrada Ranch Research Facility. Proposal for the University of Utah Research Facility for Biology. Main focus of facility: to study the southern desert of Utah and it's surrounding environments. Main focus of design: express the topography and it's surrounding environments. Programs provides a 3-part scheme: housing, research, communal.
HAiTi aRCHITECTURAL design for the HAITI SCHOOL & ORPHANAGE. Entire project designed for adaptive re-use of local materials from Hurricane & Earthquake Destruction. ROOF - reclaimed sheet metal & bamboo. WALLS - reclaimed concrete rubble and rebar. PROGRAM - plan based around a central futbol field with aligning classrooms and surrounding bamboo fields. BUILDING METHODS - allow for rain water catchment, easy maintenance, and cross ventilation.
reTREAT aRCHITECTURAL design for the ARTIST RETREAT BONNEVILLE SALT FLATS, Utah. Project designed around a shifting wall study that adapts to the blank canvas of the salt flats. The WALLS - claim hierarchy to each other in terms of proportions. PROGRAM - 3900 SF. Housing, Artist Exhibition Space, Artist Work Space, and Research Library.
Lead Designer: Cindy Bithell