Archinect - Wentworth Institute of Technology 2014-11-27T06:54:21-05:00 http://archinect.com/blog/article/61991508/immersion-an-architectural-translation-of-big-bend Immersion: An Architectural Translation of Big Bend Liem Than 2012-11-23T20:44:00-05:00 >2012-11-27T21:11:08-05:00 <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hr/hr1kebd8e5i36pzl.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Exhibited as an installation on the Atlantic Wharf in Boston, MA, this project utilizes a field of PVC pipes to evoke a sense of immersion in varying densities.</p> <p> A group of 12 students, 1 instructor and 1 wood-shop technician traveled throughout New York City, Big Bend National Park in Texas and Marfa Texas, the location of the Chinati Foundation founded by artist Donald Judd. We have set out to design and build an Architectural Installation inspired by our experiences of our ten-day travel.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Samantha Altieri</p> <p> Viviana Bernal</p> <p> Erblin Bucaliu</p> <p> Kate Bujalski</p> <p> Alex Cabral (wood shop technician)</p> <p> Brittany Carey</p> <p> Kristen Giannone</p> <p> Ryan Kahen</p> <p> Mark Morin</p> <p> Bao Nguyen</p> <p> Samantha Partington</p> <p> Charlie Simmons</p> <p> Liem Than</p> <p> Robert Trumbour (instructor)</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Location: &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Atlantic Wharf, Boston MA</p> <p> Exhibit: &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Site Installation</p> <p> On Site: &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Monday December 3 &ndash; Monday March 11</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Studio Description:</p> <p> The artist Ann Hamilton describes installati...</p>