Developing Architectural Methods through Local Built Heritage: a Performing Arts Center in Torres, Brasil.
More InformationShow full item record
Southern Brazilian vernacular building methods contain knowledge that is unique to that particular area of the world. With the implementation of modern techniques and the usage of intuitive design processes, a designer can develop an improved method of construction, one that will attain to cultural aspects and be adaptable, sustainable and feasible. A performing arts center provides the ideal vehicle for this architectural exploration.
Design Thesis (M.Arch.)--North Dakota State University, 2013.