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'The (un)Dead' is a research-based interior design studio which is currently analyzing and documenting the historical, cultural, demographic, and contextual conditions of dead/dying malls in the mid-continental United States in the I-35/I-45 interstate corridors. With an eye toward the potential for their adaptation and reuse, students of interior design are examining these underpotentialized places to leverage the social, spatial, functional, and organizational opportunities offered by an existing infrastructure—the shopping mall—as a socio-economically diverse community nucleus.
This presentation will share survey results and work examples of a charrette lending support to the premise that the charrette design model can be a valuable method to prepare interior design students to integrate technical knowledge into the creative design process.
This presentation will share survey results and work examples of a charrette experience, lending support to the premise that the charrette design model can be a valuable teaching tool to prepare interior design students for a cross-collaborative professional environment.