slide1 n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
1-24 BATTALION MEMORIAL Concept for Chesterfield Township Site PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
1-24 BATTALION MEMORIAL Concept for Chesterfield Township Site

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 23

1-24 BATTALION MEMORIAL Concept for Chesterfield Township Site - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 136 Views
  • Uploaded on

1-24 BATTALION MEMORIAL Concept for Chesterfield Township Site 47275 Sugarbush, Chesterfield, MI 48047 September 13, 2010. Michigan as America. Michigan as America. View from Parking Lot Senior Path in foreground. Memorial Site. Entry from Senior Path.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

1-24 BATTALION MEMORIAL Concept for Chesterfield Township Site


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    Presentation Transcript
    1. 1-24 BATTALION MEMORIAL Concept for Chesterfield Township Site 47275 Sugarbush, Chesterfield, MI 48047 September 13, 2010

    2. Michigan as America

    3. Michigan as America

    4. View from Parking Lot Senior Path in foreground Memorial Site

    5. Entry from Senior Path

    6. View towards Township Office

    7. Site Study

    8. Site Study • Southeast to Iraq • Face of Memorial to major park/path entry point • Full sun on face of Memorial in the morning

    9. Site Elements Rifle stack – leave the weapons outside of Memorial courtyard, acknowledge martial nature of the Memorial Flag pole & 6’ wall with Memorial “intro” – name, date, intention Wall returns to become seating Seating/landscape border Hardscape fades into surrounding grass. Determine winter pedestrian path.

    10. Local stone in many shapes & textures

    11. Contrasting materials & integration with surrounding landscape

    12. Site Materials Background “Screen wall” – capture landscape w/o blocking views Low-maintenance landscape with native plantings grass River stone waterless pond steps fade into landscape

    13. Walk down steps to return to courtyard Walk up gently sloping lawn

    14. Commemorative Bronze Table Front Elevation

    15. Commemorative Bronze Table Plan View

    16. The Table Tradition Inspiration for the table in the Memorial was derived from the tradition of setting an empty table in the mess hall for fellow servicemen and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.  Twenty three places are set at the Memorial table. Twenty two engraved plaques represent the twenty-two men who gave their lives. The empty plate at the head of the table acknowledges the possibility of future losses.

    17. Screen Wall – Rubble Wall

    18. Pondless Waterfall

    19. Pondless Waterfall

    20. reflections of environment & self tactile engagement

    21. Memorial Courtyard in the Distance Viewed from Senior Path adjacent parking

    22. Entering the Memorial Courtyard

    23. Within the Memorial Courtyard