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Parsons School of Design MFA Lighting Design program theses2017 (PC020404.16) ➔ 123_213_312: Architecture as Activator and Animator: the Intersection of Community, Culture, Food, Train and Form, Activated by Light

Thesis


Related person/organization

Sergio Taveras (designer)

Date

2017

Description

Architecture as activator and animator: This thesis is the intersection of community, culture, food, train and form, activated by light. A design to be located in an unconventional site [a trench in Brooklyn part of the Triboro Rx initiative]. How can the architecture and lighting speak to the neighborhood in a positive way also delivering something new and exciting? The mixing of programs is a key factor in the design to create an architecture that activates the community and area, but also animates the site and becomes a beacon/icon for the neighborhood. This project is a design for the city, a place for the community, and a point of interest for the everyday person. A light rail station, a market, and a music school all meet in a trench in Brooklyn…

Identifier

PC020404_2017_staveras

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/


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