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Levi Wall

Levi Wall

Fort Collins, CO, US

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Old Town School of Folk Music and Dance

To accommodate a growing student base, our studio proposed an expansion to the Old Town School of Folk Music and Dance in Chicago, IL. This design creates a public space on the first floor by lifting up the building mass and minimizing structure. The facade strategy explores dematerialization of brick, a historic neighborhood material, by floating it off the ground and puncturing it with large windows. These windows broadcast the inside activities to the street, encouraging practice to become performance.  

 
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Status: School Project
Location: Chicago, IL, US

 

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