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Wakeford Hall: Technological and Ecological permeability

P Loh, D Leggett, A Ngieng

Architectural Association | Published : 2016

Abstract

Research Background: The Wakeford Hall Design Competition brief called for a reception building containing a library and administrative area in Hooke Park, Dorset UK that facilitates architecture and construction pedagogy for the independent school of Architecture, the Architectural Association. The research questions the brief on two levels. Firstly, can design be conceived as a series of strategies and tactics? If so, how can this facilitate and construct a physical environment for education? Research Contribution: The project radically explored design through a series of construction strategies that literally facilitate teaching and learning of the users. The design team developed a pro..

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