GENIUS LOCIProfessional and academic work presented for employment considerationFebruary 2011Andrew Broderick, LEED - APMaster of Urban Planning, December 2010 GraduateTaubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Michigan
Academic Professional Zocalo Verde 6 14 U.S. Department of Homeland Hines Competition Entry Security Campus San Diego, CA Perkins + Will Washington, D.C. Wicker Park Bucktown 8 16 Tsingdao Beer City Green Infrastructure Guide Competition Entry Masters Degree Capstone Perkins + Will Chicago, IL Qing Dao, PRCGeographic Information System 10 18 Bank of America Tower Maps Perkins + Will Introduction to GIS Course Charlotte, NC Detroit, MI ± Legend Detroit Shoppi Neighborhoo Single Stand Community S Regional Sho “Character is determined by how things are, and gives our investigation basis in the concrete phenomena of our everday life world…the concept of genius loci denotes the essence of place.” -Christian Norberg-Schulz, The Phenomenon of Place
Academic Work“Each generation writes its own biography in the cities it creates.” -Lewis Mumford, The Culture of Cities
Final Renderings by Ville Rikkonen Aerial perspective of new urban development adjacent to down- town San Diego (left); view of central park (inset left); two block typology drawings (above): the mixed-use courtyard allowing for direct sunlight penetration and the dynamic view-directing tower with a base, middle, and top. Project Team Members: Kristin Baja Theresa Broderick Ville Rikkonen Zach Robin My work: design contributor; parts of 3D This multi-disciplinary group competition called for a comprehensive urban design and real estate model (Autodesk); siteZocalo Verde development scheme for a complex area of central San Diego that is in need of an identity. Our plan (AutoCAD); diagrams2010 Hines Competition team created an urban greenway featuring a central gathering place (Zocalo), and utilized two (Adobe CS).San Diego, CA block-level typologies - the dynamic tower that frames views and the urban courtyard, which permits(2010) daylight into the center of the block. Our greenway is shaped by the active fault lines that prohibit Not my work: final 3D substantial building. renderings (StudioMax).
Genius Loci | Broderick Portfolio Balboa Park Cortez Hill City College Extended Civic Golden Hill Core Zocalo VerdeGaslamp Wellness E.ast Village Art District Logan Heights Ball Park Industrial Tech DistrictBird’s eye rendering of Zocalo (above); neighborhooddistrict diagram showing Zocalo at center (below);rendered site plan showing greenway system, buildingfootprints, and streetscape detail (right). 7
GREEN ROOF (extensive) GR EE N AL LE Y Large (or shared-wall) mixed-use buildings (above); building typology isometric drawing of large mixed-use RAIN GARDEN building (left); commercial street plan and section showing green infrastructure elements (opposite page). PERVIOUS POROUS CONCRETE PAVERS GANGWAY TREE WELLS(lowered 8” from sidwalk edge) RAIN CISTERN BIOSWALE PARKWAY IN BASEMENT (Type C - (see Typology 6: Residential ST potential future option as Street for more detail) REE Project Client: T part of greywater system)0 ft 25 Wicker Park Bucktown 12.5 Special Service Area #33 Seeking to improve livability and attractiveness of the Wicker Park Bucktown (WPB) Neighborhood, this project seeks to enhance environmental sustainability measures Academic Advisor: for community improvement by creating a neighborhood specific planning and design tool for effective stormwater management. The 87-page guide includes building Prof. Larissa Larsen Wicker Park Bucktown typology illustrations to demonstrate how green infrastructure elements such as bioswales and pervious pavement might be applied to buildings or streets commonly My work: all drawings Green Infrastructure Guide found in the neighborhood. The guide also includes a development checklist, incentive (AutoCAD, Adobe CS) Masters Degree Capstone and implementation strategies, water management policy advocacy suggestions, a and writing of 87-page Chicago, IL resource section. The guide is the product of a six-month long planning process, which document. (2010 - 2011) emphasized community and technical input from multiple stakeholders and experts.
Genius Loci | Broderick Portfolio RAIN GARDEN CONVENTIONAL BOULEVARD ASPHALT DRIVELANES (impervious)INTERLOCKING POROUS CONCRETE PAVERS IN PARKING LANE TREE WELL WITH FILTRATION TRENCH RAIN GARDEN BOULEVARD EXISTING SEWER LINE A TREE WELL Section A: Commercial Street CONNECTING TROUGH WITH GRATE PERMEABLE PAVERS BIKE LANE VEGETATED BIOSWALE CURB BUMP-OUT 0 ft 8 16 Existing parkway condition on Moffit St. in WPB (above); parkway bioswale in Portland (below). 9
Population density in Wayne County by census tract (2000) with the City of Detroit outlined in bold (left); access to shopping centers in Detroit by census tract (2000) with shopping centers symbolized by circles (see legend) (right). Academic Advisor: Prof. Lan Deng My work: all drawings (ArchGIS 9.3)Geographic Information Applying data to a spatial map to inform a viewer of certain themes is the main objec- tive of geographic information systems. Census data for Wayne County and Detroit,Systems Maps MI, where used in my final project for the Introduction to GIS course to produce All census data from U.S. Census Bureau; allIntroduction to GIS thematic maps that reveal patterns that would not otherwise be noticed in tables and geographic information fromDetroit, MI charts. ESRI.(2010)
Genius Loci | Broderick PortfolioAccess to Shopping Centers in City of Detroit, Michigan (2000)Geographic Unit: Census Tract Detroit River0 1 2 4 ± Legend Detroit Shopping Centers Neighborhood Shopping Center Miles Single Stand Alone Retail Building Community Shopping Center Prepared by Andrew J. Broderick Regional Shopping Center December 17, 2010 Super-Regional Shopping Center Major Road Data sources: Low Shopping Access - not within Walking Distance (census tract) 1.5 Mile Buffer Around Shopping Centers 1) U.S. Census 2000 retreved online December 6, 2010 from U.S. Census Bureau TIGER system High Shopping Access within Walking Distance (census tract) http://www.census.gov/geo/www/tiger/ City of Detroit Boundary 2) Shopping center data courtesy Lan Deng (on file with creator) Note: shopping accesibility is defined as being within 1.5 miles of shopping center 11
Professional Work“Cities are humanity’s hothouses, where human potential develops to its fullest pitch of excellence and variety.” -Myron Magnet, former editor of the City Journal
Final Renderings by Adam Freise, Perkins + WillU.S. Department of The General Services Administration (GSA) asked Perkins + Will’s Ralph Johnson to design a conceptual masterplan for the new campus for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on the existing St. Elizabeth’s Medical Campus,Homeland Security Campus which is a historic campus south of the Anacostia River in Washington, D.C. The 4.5 million square feet of new andPerkins + Will (Chicago office) renovated space had to be carefully integrated into the historic campus while still establishing a new identity for theWashington, D.C. Department. The project used the metric system.(2006-2007)
Genius Loci | Broderick PortfolioThe aerial perspective of the“pavilion site” with the viewtoward the National Mall (left);overall site plan with the fivebuilding sites including theserpentine U.S. Coast GuardHeadquarters building (right)with the red circle indicatingthe location of a protected BaldEagle nest; site section/elevationof the pavilion site (lower right).My work: parts of 3D model(Autodesk); parts of siteplan and entire section(AutoCAD + Adobe CS).Not my work: conceptdesign (Ralph Johnson);final 3D rendering; parts ofsite plan. 15
Final Renderings by Crystal Graphics through Perkins + Will Mega masterplan urban design competition for corporate and event headquartersTsingdao Beer City for Tsingtao Brewing Company. Imaginative project interweaves outdoor event space My work: parts of 3D model (SketchUp); parts of site planPerkins + Will (Chicago office) with indoor mixed-use program including retail, condominiums, hotel, and office (AutoCAD + Adobe CS); explodedQing Dao, People’s Republic of China components. The largest tower, the corporate center, is approximately the size of axon diagram (Adobe CS); study(2008) the John Hancock Tower in Chicago. The sculptural qualities of the towers evoke a models (physical) Chinese Landscape painting. This project uses the metric system of measurement.
Genius Loci | Broderick Portfolio Not my work: concept design (Ralph Johnson); parts of site plan (Michelle Malecha, Perkins +Will) Towers Mountains Undulating Roof Garden Lily Ponds Beer Plaza Water Fountains Perimeter Green Landscape at GradeThe aerial perspective of the entire development with the view toward the central festi-val space and beer hall (oppostie page); traditional Chinese Landscape painting (topleft) and photo of physical study model (top right); exploded axon diagram explaininglayers of development as analogous to a Chinese Garden (bottom left); final site plan(right). 17
Final Renderings by Adam Freise, Perkins + Will Aerial rendering of new tower (far left); interior rendering of Winter Garden (top right); construction photo of sixth-floor green roof and Winter Garden skylight (middle right) and main stair- way in Winter Garden (lower right)Bank of America Tower The Bank of America Tower is a 30 floor office tower in the downtown financial center of Charlotte features three major interior green spaces: first floor garden plaza, signature winter garden, and stacked triple-heightPerkins + Will (Chicago office) sky gardens. The shorter tower is the Ritz Carleton Hotel, designed by another architecture firm. A sky-bridgeCharlotte, NC connects across the street to the existing Cesar Pelli designed Corporate Center. The tower is currently nearly(2006 - 2007) completion and will be occupied in 2011. The project is aiming for LEED-Silver certification.
Genius Loci | Broderick Portfolio EXTERIOR TERRACE Level 30 Level 26Interior rendering of Sky Gardenwith a view towards main Corpo-rate Center (top); axonometricdiagram of West Sky Gardenswith a varied pattern of protrud- Level 23ing “sky boxes” on interim levels(right); main floor site plan con-necting public spaces showingexisting Corporate Center Towerand interior garden at the top Level 20and the New Tower on the bot-tom (far right).My work: parts of 3D model Level 17(Revit); site plan (AutoCAD+ Adobe CS); sky gardendiagram (AutoCAD + AdobeCS). Level 14Not my work: conceptdesign (Ralph Johnson);final 3D renderings;construction photos (takenby Dan Figatner, Perkins + Level 11Will) Level 08 WEST SKY GARDEN 19