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ARCH 595X Graduate Seminar
Professor Jamie Horwitz
Cultural Inquiry Website
Each student was asked to design a navigable website/site-map
that compiles and represents precedent research into issues relevant to thermal
The following questions will be answered in the linked websites:
How do you enter a facility and create accessible routes to every element for all populations?
How can you benefit from the thermal bath without getting into the water?
What would a designer want to know about lighting in Pool Design?
What shape of pool would best fit my site and/or facility?
How does refreshment locate itself within the bathhouse, and what are the means of rest in a bathhouse?
In what way can the interior and exterior design of a pool structure make the environment permeable? Specifically, how can indoor to outdoor pools, retractable roofs and sun shades help mitigate the transition from indoors to outdoors?
From where and to where does the water go? and what happens to it in the pool?
What do I take into consideration when planning a changing room?
What types of moving water features can be associated with a bathing context and what are some derived origins from nature?