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The following are the images we used as a base point for exploring our understanding of the Nigerian Riverstate culture and living conditions.Studiodoc

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Based on many weeks of research, conversation and exploration we not only developed two housing types (single family & multi-family) but we also developed a community, a pre-fab system that could be adapted to other building types and a growth strategy for the village. 

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Compund Plan

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Precedents

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Kudos to the rest of my team for an awesome but grueling project and quarter! Amanda Kachmarik, Gaines Solomen, and Joann Schultz.

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Just another sneak peak at this past spring’s studio project. I had the pleasure of working with some amazing professors and an awesome team of my fellow students!

 

The Challange: Create housing for middle to low income families in the river town of Ahoada, Nigeria. (More details to follow)

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DSC_1508The final model: 1/2″ Scale (I think!)

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