ARC 608-1– Graduate Option Studio - Reconsidering Obsolescence

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Course No.: 18088

Department: Architecture

Semester: 2015 Spring

Location: Crosby – TBD

Meeting Day(s): Tuesday/Thursdays

Meeting Time: 1:30 – 7:20

Faculty: Hwang

The Graduate Option Studio will explore architectural potentials to adaptively reuse the Cargill Pool Grain Elevator, located on Buffalo’s Outer Harbor. Working in consultation with local developers, we will imagine and design the project as a mixed-use hotel complex. The studio will pursue architecture as a cultural endeavor that is informed by environmental, social, material, economic, and spatial factors.