Authors/Contributors

Michael Marchand

Document Type

Thesis Prep

Publication Date

Fall 2008

Degree

B. ARCH

Keywords

homeless, urban, New York City, memorial, death, Highline, architecture and society

Language

English

Disciplines

Architecture

Description/Abstract

"The intervention of architecture, through a cultural and contextual understanding, can create a relevant ritual for the memorial of the deceased that is meaningful to the communities it is intended to serve - the marginalized people of the streets of New York - while bringing the needs of the communities into the public light."

Additional Information

Advisors: Bruce Coleman / Jean-Francous Bedard

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