Vision for a new Civic Center, Los Angeles

[2011-2012] Fifth year project

Architectural Association Diploma Unit 8
tutors: Eugen Han

 

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Axo looking over the L.A. River




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Siteplan - Downtown Los Angeles and the Civic Center




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Plan - Parking on Ground Level




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Plan - First Floor Office Rows




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Plan - Parking on Ground Level




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Plan - First Floor Office rows




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Axo - Dingbat Office Rows




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Axo - Dingbat Office rows




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Section through the Mission Hat Dingbat and the Bullock Wilshire Dingbat




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Axo - Dingbat Structural Module




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Axo - Exploded Dingbat Structural Module




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The Bonaventure Hotel Office Dingbat




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The Barrel Vault Office Dingbat




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The Bullock Wilshire Office Dingbat




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The Chinese Gas Station Office Dingbat




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The City Hall Office Dingbat




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The Coachella Savings Bank Office Dingbat




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The Colton Freight Depot Office Dingbat




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Cantilevered Walkways




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Freight Elevator




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The Craftsman Office Dingbat




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The Xerox Data Center Office Dingbat




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The California Slant Office Dingbat




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The Eames House Office Dingbat




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The Pasadena Wright Office Dingbat




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The Mission Hat Office Dingbat




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The Mission Office Dingbat




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The Craig Ellwood Office Dingbat




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The Pitched Roof Office Dingbat




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The Thom Mayne Round Beam Staircase




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Los Angeles' Classic Lamp Posts




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Axo - The Stahl House as Wilshire Boulevard Office Dingbat




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The Stahl House's Fence Brick




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Section through the Slab's Facade




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Iso - Construction Detail of the Facade




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Crossection of the Wilshire Boulevard Office Slab




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Section and Elevation of the Wilshire Boulevard Office Slab




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Axo - The two Facades of the Wilshire Boulevard Office Slab




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Axo - Close up Explodo of the Wilshire Boulevard Office Slab




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The Wilshire Boulevard Office Slab




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The Wilshire Boulevard Office slab