Armenia Wellness Center

Professor: Jane GreenwoodDuration: Spring 2012Location: Yerevan, Armenia An existing but poorly-maintained gym in Yerevan, Armenia called for a massive renovation and expansion. Studies into both the social and material culture of the region reveal a history of bricolage and piecemeal architecture; this, along with budget constraints, led to the requirement of phased construction, starting withContinue reading “Armenia Wellness Center”

The Evans Tree House at Garvan Woodland Gardens

Group: modus studioClient: Garvan Woodland GardensDuration: 2014 – 2018Location: Hot Springs, ARRole: Designer (2014 – 2015) Garvan Woodland Gardens is a University of Arkansas-owned botanical garden located in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The garden will play host to three “tree houses” that will provide an interactive and playful educational experience for children. Each of the houses will teach visitors aboutContinue reading “The Evans Tree House at Garvan Woodland Gardens”

Flippin Elementary School

Group: modus studioClient: Flippin Public School DistrictDuration: 2013 – 2017Location: Flippin, ARRole: Designer (2013 – 2015) Flippin Public School’s existing elementary buildings have reached the end of their usable life. High repair and utility costs, a disconnected layout, and the lack of a secure perimeter have resulted in a campus that is no longer efficient to operate. Consolidating theContinue reading “Flippin Elementary School”

Smithville Master Plan + Municipal Complex

Professor: Frances HsuDuration: Fall 2011Location: Smithville, MS | Northeast MS Many small towns in northeast Mississippi were founded due to the presence of economic or natural resources. Under the dual weight of a struggling economy and a lack of continued need for those resources, some are facing extinction. In order to cope, many are relinquishingContinue reading “Smithville Master Plan + Municipal Complex”