298 - The DFW Branch Waters Network: Nature Informs New Urban Models
• Kevin Sloan, Hon. AIA, ASLA | Founder and Principal | Kevin Sloan Studio
Date: 11/09/2017 |
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
LUHs: 1 |
HSW: Yes |
ADA: No |
GBCI: No |
Through October 02: $0.00 Through November 03: $0.00 Onsite November 03: $0.00
The Branch Waters Network is a concept to use the entire watershed network in Dallas-Fort Worth to congregate strands of urbanism along a vast network of water branches. In lieu of 19th century pattern books, this planning notion is driven by a cultural impulse for nature and has gained national attention. The seminar begins with a history of urban form, characteristics of mega cities and concludes with a set of case studies that demonstrate applications for individual and multi-building projects.
*Course marked "SD" may qualify for Sustainable Design for the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners.