Welcome to my Edspace site! Here you can find several analysis I’ve written, discussing a variety of topics, as well as several pieces which work to describe my built environment location. Additional pictures, videos, and writing pieces can be found on my extra stuff page too. If you have a minute, check out my BED final analysis, […]
Crack Cocaine and the Keys to Infrastructural Revival Located in the northwestern quadrant of Washington, D.C., the downtown D.C. area has served as the political, social, and economic epicenter of our nation’s capital for numerous decades. Beginning with the construction of the White House in 1791, downtown D.C. has transformed from a […]
Located on a Tishman Speyer property, the property owner of Casa Luca goes into detail on his global success, current barriers, and worldwide operation.
Casa Luca Interior Casa Luca, located only a couple blocks away from the White House, is situated on the ground level of an 11-story building on New York Avenue. Completed in 2008, the building, featuring, “a unique architectural profile made entirely of individual, shingle-like, overlapping glass panes” (Tishman Speyer), is a distinctive […]
Analysis of Kathleen G. Scholl and Gowri Betrabet Gulwadi’s “Recognizing Campus Landscapes as Learning Spaces” In their essay, “Recognizing Campus Landscapes as Learning Spaces,” Kathleen G. Scholl and Gowri Betrabet Gulwadi identify a unique, twenty-first century challenge many college campuses face around the U.S. Highlighting the gradual decline of natural, green spaces on […]
Analysis of David Fleming’s City of Rhetoric Chapter Three Evaluating the different ways a smaller republic functions, compared to a large nation-state, David Fleming discusses the benefits of a smaller democracy in Chapter three of City of Rhetoric, emphasizing the effects this type of downgrade would have on discussions of public discourse and […]
Analysis of David Fleming’s City of Rhetoric Introduction Combining a detailed history of Chicago’s troubled northwest corner and the several, major demographic shifts the area faced, David Fleming evaluates the relationship between Chicago’s low-income, African-American community and the spatial imbalance the community encountered throughout the 20th century in his book City of […]
Exterior Description: Little Italian Restaurant Casa Luca is a small Italian restaurant located on the corner of 11th Street and I Street in the North-Western quadrant of Washington, D.C.. The local gathering point is situated right down the street from Franklin Square and is a short walk from the White House’s […]