Category Archive: Khadija Khadija

Mooloomba House: Final Addition

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The house I was given to study is the Mooloomba house located in North Stradbroke, Australia. It was designed by Anderson O’Gorman architects as their own personal beach house. The architectural idea I explored… Continue reading

Play-Space Addition

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After the feedback I got from the phase II crit, it became apparent that I needed to change the program of my addition. It was pointed out that making a hallway space is… Continue reading

Flexible Spaces: Detail and Proposed Addition

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Buildings create planned or unplanned in-between spaces. The quality of life in these spaces is directly affected by the way it is designed, conceived, constructed and used. The built space can have blurred… Continue reading

Detail Exploration

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For the next step in my detail exploration, I looked into how I can make certain points on the post and lintel system move. I began by making repetitive frames out of matte… Continue reading

Exploration Of Space

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My main aim, through my explorations, was to show the different spaces present in the house, and how they interact with each other when put in different arrangements. I began by cutting 6… Continue reading

Mooloomba House and The Eyes of the Skin

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Art and architecture, on the surface, is a highly visual endeavor. It first touches our eyes, and then maybe, the rest of our senses. Juhani Pallasmaa in his book, The Eyes of The… Continue reading

Mooloomba House: Midterm Review

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For my midterm critique I decided to walk through my house, using my model and presentation to describe different spaces within the house that tie into my theme. I was given constructive feedback… Continue reading

Mooloomba House Analysis

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The Mooloomba house is located in a relatively dense area of forestry, its close enough to other properties to be a part of a community, but shrouded enough to maintain some amount of… Continue reading

Model Process

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The site where my house is located is sloped on both ends. To mimic this topography, I cut pieces of different sizes out of foam board and layered them on top of each… Continue reading

The Mooloomba House

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First Impression The mooloomba house is located in North Stradbroke Island, Australia, and was designed by Anderson O’Gorman. At first glance, the house appears to be very complicated, with its interlocking post and… Continue reading