Title page for ETD etd-02192000-12500049

Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Oviedo, David A.
Author's Email Address Oviedo1@hotmail.com
URN etd-02192000-12500049
Title National Museum of Film and Photography, Washington, D.C.
Degree Master of Architecture
Department Architecture
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
Holt, Jaan Committee Chair
Frascari, Marco Committee Member
Piedmont-Palladino, Susan C. Committee Member
  • material
  • museum
  • architecture
  • light
  • walls
  • wall
  • museums
Date of Defense 1999-08-13
Availability unrestricted
The origins of this project lie in a desire to understand the relationship that exists between light and architecture.

Natural light has always played a role in the evolution of architecture, helping us make countless decisions about the things we build.

From their siting to their plan, to the nature of their openings, our buildings have to a great extent been shaped by the sun and the moon.

The project became a search for new ways for architecture to express the concious relationship that needs to exist among light, material, structure, and space....

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