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Project 1- Ordinary Art Gallery
Project 2- Healthcare
Project 3- Sony Surge
Project 4- Library
Project 5- Medical Office Building
Project 6- Residential House
Project 7- 4-Cluster layout and kitchen island
Table of Content
The Ordinary Art Gallery would be an art gal-
lery, studio and loft building located in Birmingham,
MI, that would inspire the community through art.
The building would serve as a location for talented,
unique artist to come and stay for a period of time to
create and display their art. The community would
constantly be inspired by different artists and be able
Computer Programs Used: to see art from a different perspective then any other
Auto Cad, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photo gallery in the area currently offers.
Shop, Sketch UP The design concept for the building is to reflect
the traditional style of the town while standing out
from its surroundings by playing with proportions
and distorting perspectives. By adding elements of
surprise, the building’s interesting features would re-
emphasis the art it will hold.
The Ordinary Art Gallery Project
Commons and Gallery
The Ordinary Gallery is designed to guide peo-
ple through the space by first starting in the lecture
room where the artist background is presented. The
people then proceed up the ramp gallery. The cafe is
Gallery accessed by going down the ramps on either side of
Elect. Data the building.
Storage Janitor Lecture Rm.
Elevation 1 Section A Cabinet Detail
The Ordinary Cafe
Studios and Gallery
Kiln Rm. Storage
The Third Floor is home to a variety of work spaces for artists, Storage Flex Studio
There are flex studios, Creative Studios, a kiln room, dark room,
computer and print lab with screening room.
Storage Dark Room
Storage Computer/ Print Lab
Bathroom Stairs Storage
Track Lighting Third Floor
Reflective Ceiling Plan
Studios and Gallery
Stairs Outside Gallery
Open to Below
Flex Studio Flex Studio Artist Lounge
Storage Flex Studio
Janitor Ramp Gallery
The Flex Studios encourage collaboration
among artists and flexible space for all types
of art to be created. Each studio also becomes Second Floor
part of the art gallery. The large windows that
allow people in the gallery to see how the artist
create the art that they are looking at.
1 Rooms 2 Rooms 3 Rooms 4 Rooms
Partition Wall Detail
The Creative Studios have a moving partition walls that allows
them to be set up to meet the artist needs that are there.
Creative Studio Hallway Cat walk Hallway Storage Storage
The floor plan and layout provide an interesting feel to it that is
unique. The outdoor area allows artist to enjoy being outdoors
and come together and collaborate or just enjoy relaxing.
Pendant lighting Track lighting
The loft space provides an interesting environment for
artist to live in while they stay at the Ordinary art gal-
lery. The furniture is all custom to create the artistic
feeling through out the building.
1 Fourth Floor
Elevation 2 Elevation 3 Side View
TV Entertainment Center Buffet
The Cancer Treatment Center should be a warm
and inviting space that welcomes patients and family
and helps to comfort them through their treatments.
The cancer center should be infused with nature help-
ing to calm and reduce stress. By incorporating natural
materials, day lighting, colors from nature and over all
environments where patients can escape to, whether
Computer Programs Used: it be physically or mentally. Organic shapes should be
Auto Cad, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe used to help people move fluidly through the space to
Photoshop, Revit help reemphasize the nature element of the over all
design .The cancer center should be an inviting set-
ting but also a space that is unique and interesting. By
creating unique features that can help create a positive
distraction through the architecture.
Cancer Treatment Center Project
The waiting room is the first thing that pa-
tients see as they walk in to the facility. It is
a n open area that is full of natural light and
incorporates nature with trees, plants grow-
ing in the atrium and a living wall behind the
desk. It is also is two stories with the healing
garden overlooking the waiting room area.
It provides access to the classroom, board
room, library , elevators to the infusion floor,
and entrance to the radiology area.
The Infusion area Provides a comfortable environment
that looks out to the healing garden reemphasizing the
importance of nature and its many benefits to feeling.
The Surge “pop up shop” is focused on developing a
unique three dimensional experience for costumers.
The design is to have a new impact on shoppers by in-
corporating a different method in which they purchase
items. The design of the space will be easy to maneu-
ver through with key focus areas. The materials used
Computer Programs Used: will be simple with bold punches of color through out
Auto CAD, Sketch Up, the space. The space is easy to disassemble, assemble
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photo Shop. and stands as one independent unit. All the displays are
set up so you can use and play with the products. The
objective is to experience the products through seeing,
hearing, playing and then shopping.
Sony Surge Project
SEE HEAR PLAY SHOP
The Power of Entertainment
Playstation 3 Playstation 3
Arches for displays Arches for dis-
and lighting Desk Top Computers MP3 Displays plays and lighting
Online TV Displays
Arches for displays Laptop Computers
Stereo Displays Displays Arches for displays
and lighting and lighting
Playstation 3 Entrance/ Playstation 3
Station Exit Station
0 1’ 3’ 6’
Fixture and Furniture Layout
Front Elevation Side Elevation
0 1’ 3’ 6’
Section B SCALE
Library Commons is a design competition for a
library interior that would cater to all types of
people. It should include a space that incorporates
new media and technology into the design.
Computer Programs Used:
Revit, Adobe Illustrator,
Adobe Photo Shop.
Library Commons Project
The Design for the Library commons incorporates
different spaces for all types of people and learning
styles. There are collaborative and individual spaces,
private and open spaces, and spaces that cater to the
3 different learning types, tactile, kinesthetic, and au-
dible. There is a lounge to relax by the fire and a cafe
to have some food or a coffee.
The Library lounge incorporates a relaxing space
where people can come and read or collaborate to-
gether. The Media wall is a place where people can go
to listen to music, watch a DVD, or listen to a book. It
provides people that are more audible learners a place
to go and learn.
The Medical office building was designed as an
outpatient facility. They do x-rays, doctor visits
and MRI’s. Because of the MRI machine spe-
cial design requirements when constructing the
building had to be addressed. I chose to have a
Computer Programs Used: portable MRI suite be placed in the building. I
Auto CAD, Revit, Hand Drawn also included a grass roof system that would help
to make the building more sustainable and cut
back on energy costs.
A1- First Floor Plan
A2- Structure Plan
A3- Roof Structure Plan
A5- East and West Elevation
A8- Wall Section Medical Office Building Project
A9- Plan Details