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university way


February 11, 2010

University Way – Mapping Introduction

SPRING 2003 Mapping A preliminary mapping exercise was used to understand the existing assets of University Way, commonly referred to as The Ave.  The mapping identified social conditions, physical conditions and historical conditions found within the site.


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University Way – Proposed Introduction

SPRING 2003 Proposed Once analysis was done to the site, a series of design proposals were created.


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University Way – YMCA

SPRING 2003 YMCA In a studio design build project and existing entry barrier was replaced with open shelving and gates.  The shelving is open backed to allow light to pass and is used to organize and replace several existing newspaper and brochure racks.  The layout is shaped to improve the flow and eddy of the…


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University Way – The Ave Introduction

SPRING 2003 The Ave Street Corner How to Change a Street Corner in 7 Days Wednesday 1 pm: Phone Call.  Go. Thursday 9 am – 5 pm: Contact Printers. Get Pricing. Measure Facade. Friday 3 pm: Secure Funding.  Select Printer. Saturday 8 am – 11 am: Photograph the Color and Life of The Ave. 2pm:…


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University Way – Media

SPRING 2003 Media Architecture Students to Help Give The Ave a Makeover – UW News UW Students Help Get The Ave Ready For Face Lift – Seattle PI (July 5, 2003) Storefront Studio – UW Regional Affairs