INTER·MISSION

 

- WHAT -

A small, sometimes relevant, reader

- WHEN -

Jan '16 - present

- WHERE -

Pittsburgh, PA

 
 


"In a country where our basic principle is equality under the law, too many individuals, particularly young people of color, do not feel as if they are being treated fairly."
- The President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing

This juvenile rehabilitation center strives to respond to the neighborhood's struggles. Over


THE STATE OF THINGS

Highly mechanized food production in the United States has long threatened the diets of Americans, specifically targeting citizens below the poverty line. The continued melding of these multi-national conglomerations, including Monsanto, DuPont, with ties to Syngenta and Bayer, has all but guaranteed a future of insufficient diets becoming a pandemic in the US. This is not a new call to reconnect with food, but a plea to finally pick up the phone.


PRIVATE + SHARED

Housing units sit around a communal courtyard that provides the homes with growing space. Just off the courtyard are smaller shared spaces consisting of lounges, kitchens and eating areas. Each of these shared spaces leads to two or more units of private sleeping and bathing areas, with some units offering private recreation space as well.

Site Plan

Site Plan

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PRIVATE + SHARED

Housing units sit around a communal courtyard that provides the homes with growing space. Just off the courtyard are smaller shared spaces consisting of lounges, kitchens and eating areas. Each of these shared spaces leads to two or more units of private sleeping and bathing areas, with some units offering private recreation space as well.


PRIVATE + SHARED

Housing units sit around a communal courtyard that provides the homes with growing space. Just off the courtyard are smaller shared spaces consisting of lounges, kitchens and eating areas. Each of these shared spaces leads to two or more units of private sleeping and bathing areas, with some units offering private recreation space as well.