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Colleen McDonough

Colleen McDonough

Pittsburgh, PA, US

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Celebration Street Rendering
Celebration Street Rendering
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Thorp Prize Competition, Spring 2011

A group competition based in Rome, Italy to design a significant monument celebrating Italy's 150th anniversary of unification in and around Piazza Venezia

Our group's spatial monument was a celebration of the festive Italian tradition of hanging flags, lights, and streamers between buildings for special occasions, and the everyday acts of string laundry up between windows.  Buildings are joined together as the Italian city states were, creating a unified front, while preserving their own individual characteristics.

 
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Status: Competition Entry
Location: Rome, IT
My Role: Team Effort
Additional Credits: Lauren Polacheck, Zachary Baier

 
Presentation Board
Presentation Board
Plan of Piazza Venezia
Plan of Piazza Venezia
Piazza Venezia Celebration Rendering
Piazza Venezia Celebration Rendering
Pretty Obvious Where We Got The Idea
Pretty Obvious Where We Got The Idea

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