Title page for ETD etd-05102012-094112

Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Cafiero, Carmine Aniello
Author's Email Address ccafiero@vt.edu
URN etd-05102012-094112
Title An Elementary School in Blacksburg. VA
Degree Master of Architecture
Department Architecture
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
Gartner, Howard Scott Committee Chair
Rott, Hans Christian Committee Member
Thompson, Steven Ross Committee Member
  • classroom
  • main street
  • courtyard
  • Blacksburg
  • school
  • elementary
Date of Defense 2012-04-30
Availability unrestricted
Sited in downtown Blacksburg’s Main Street, this elementary school participates as a citizen of the town as much as it is a singular entity that provides a secure, focused atmosphere for learning. Located directly adjacent to the original sixteen squares of Blacksburg, the site that once held an inward looking, stalwart building now holds an elementary school that realizes its responsibilities as a public building in addition to its internal purpose. Its architecture is an exploration in creating and resolving the tension in materiality and form. Its formal moves call out each element of the program and the following drawings depict the relationship of one to another.
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