Lewis_Crit

The project has found some direction in that I believe it will become the following: A proposition about conservation in Dungeness. A method, strategy and approach for designing a temporary structure or pavilion which follows the conservation proposition. I think that a categorisation scheme will influence the conservation strategy.                I will post a plan…

Crit and Reflection

Questions Answers What is the future of the project? I need to speculate on what I am taking away, rather than what I am building. The project focuses on reconstructing narrative driven islands which focus on the inhabitants of Dungeness. The island is a by-product of the thesis investigation The project should focus on removing…

Shaping the Energy Grid

Dungeness is currently very segregated where the community are pretty much each carrying out their own agenda. My proposal is about a new way to replan Dungeness according to line, points and surface. I was looking into Bernard Tschumi’s design methodology. Where he uses point, lines and surfaces to determine his proposal. In terms of my proposal…

Art of Living

Art of Living

Taking ownership of time Post crit, I dive into the philosophy of the British Pavilion – “To design first with time, as opposed to space; To overturn the functionalist perspective of architecture and reinstate a rationalist understanding of dwelling”. The British Pavilion not only explores time, but also themes such as shared space, functions, ownership, privacy,…

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Alex Hartley: After You Left

For all those interested in ruination, this looks great! http://www.victoria-miro.com/exhibitions/499/ “The work offers poignant reflection on themes of entropy and decay. It is, in some ways, emblematic of a wider collapsing – of ideals or even spirit. Running contrary to such thoughts, however, is the undeniable aesthetic pleasure we find in ruins – their compelling,…

Energy in Dungeness

The progress on magnified version of the effects of the winches along the beach was shown on Tuesday. Followed by the position of churches in Romney Marsh. As our ancestors are believed to be able to locate the position of ley lines, therefore they built churches according along the position. Ley lines are normally found along a…