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.

Lead Designers: Cortland Wilson and Aniket Despande


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.

Lead Designer: Cynthia Bithell

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. 

 

Lead Designer: Cortland Wilson


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