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Thesis_Qi Li By Qi Li
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In Chicago Frame the neutral grid frame is so dominating that other parts could not have their own focus and develop. The frame acts as a system to which proportion, organization and space... More > are determined while, like the vaulting bay of the Gothic cathedral, all parts are subordinate to the system.  Architects are critical about this fact, and they tried to express more than this. As stated by Colin Rowe, “Unlike Sullivan, who had approached architecture primarily with the object of realizing an expressive structure, Wright was, from the first, abnormally sensitive to the to the demands of an expressive space." However besides form, there’re lots of other architectural parts, such as space, facade, circulation, view, that could possibly be more interesting if they were not that subordinate to the system.< Less
Saint Catherine's Baby - Stories By Gabriel Constans
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An eclectic collection of short stories that include Ruthie and her obstinate elderly student from Germany (The English Lesson); Stephanie, who waits for the unorthodox return of her deceased father... More > (Dressed In Black); Walter O’Brien, who discovers a young couple and their child in an abandoned monastery on the West Coast of Ireland (St. Catherine’s Baby); Shannon, on the run at a shoe store in Chicago (Sizing Up Shannon); Jacque, meeting Rosalita’s shocked parents in New Mexico (Framed); and Joshua Johnson, a school custodian whose mother may have interfered in his love life for the last time (The Sweetest Man).< Less
Saint Catherine's Baby - Stories By Gabriel Constans
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An eclectic collection of short stories that include Ruthie and her obstinate elderly student from Germany (The English Lesson); Stephanie, who waits for the unorthodox return of her deceased father... More > (Dressed In Black); Walter O’Brien, who discovers a young couple and their child in an abandoned monastery on the West Coast of Ireland (St. Catherine’s Baby); Shannon, on the run at a shoe store in Chicago (Sizing Up Shannon); Jacque, meeting Rosalita’s shocked parents in New Mexico (Framed); and Joshua Johnson, a school custodian whose mother may have interfered in his love life for the last time (The Sweetest Man).< Less
PROJECT ON THE CITY_2012_Color By David Karle
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The following research investigates how the process of systems-thinking can influence the way one views and interprets the city. The research emerged from a deep understanding of a broader city... More > system — its interactions, conflicts, strengths, and opportunities. The participants engaged in the processes of systems-thinking as a tool to identify current and existing conditions within three cities, Des Moines, Iowa; Chicago, Illinois; and New York City, New York. The research seeks to re-frame the city through analysis to assess the systems on the ground; the region, transportation, politics, players, economics, ecologies, industries, and built fabric to formulate a new perspective.< Less

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