Mar '12 - May '12
At night, Shark Valley Loop becomes a gradient of information.
Only the light of the moon will reveal pockets of fauna.
The line between swamp and high grounds, disappears.
As a consequence, amphibians dominate the environment.
Capable of functioning on land or in water.
Occurring on both land and water.
2D Regulator: section & plans (I II III IV)
The extraction of local specimens from the multiple micro system of the everglades will be house at this facility. The range of specimens will provoke the studies of anatomy & botany.
*Proximity to Eco System (docks)
The observation and record from found specimens will be categorize at a computational server, locate off ground.
* Energy dependent
Control micro ecosystem for the display and experimentation of diverse specimens found in the surrounding areas.
*Construction technology for proper construction
Public space for observation of the vast horizon.
*Capture 360 views.
Space allocate for one permanent user and two temporary users. Three sleeping units, one food preparation & one lavatory.
*High Point for inspirational views
Outdoor space cover
Scenographic [circulation itinerary]:
Elevate of the ground tree ft thur a grant ramp. The office locate to the left for information, to the right 2 system of vertical circulation addressing ADA. Plus an outdoor cover space. If continuation of the main circulatory artery; frames of outdoor views will be experience. In addition to pockets of Eco Swamps [Land or Water?]. Second floor will allocate the 360 observatory deck and a visual encounter with the dry lab for Q&A.
Design studio at Florida Atlantic University. ------ The Florida Atlantic University, College for Design and Social Inquiry, School of Architecture offers the following NAAB-accredited degree program: B. Arch. (159 credits, undergraduate and graduate, as required). Next accreditation visit for this program: 2017.