In addition to the development of both the Thesis and narrative, the MArch requires a significant amount of technical investigation in order to suitably justify the scheme proposal. From the tectonic and structural strategies to construction detailing and thermal performance, the scheme is tested and subsequently evaluated on a number of different levels. This document introduces the scheme and outlines the relevant strategies before recording the more detailed investigation. It was supported by a lengthy appendix containing detailed product specifications and performance values.
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George Metcalfe recently graduated with Distinction as Master of Architecture from the WSA. A freelance designer and multi-creative, he is interested in the intersection between architecture, urbanism and information communication technology.tous
Defining A New Urban Reality selected by Blueprint Magazine as one of the top 25 'most imaginitive and ingenious' graduate projects.
Defining A New Urban Reality published in Building Design's annual review of student shows, by Daniel Mahony.
WSA Degree Show 2010: Friday 18th June @ 6pm. The Exhibition is to be opened by Alan Francis, Chair of the Design Commission for Wales and founding partner of Gaunt Francis Architects.
Defining A New Urban Reality completes. Final presentation includes live video and interactive Augmented Reality installation.
Short film The Digital City released and published by Digital Urban from CASA.