Architecture Studies Library
       University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
UNLV HOME (University of Nevada, Las Vegas)
Links for ASL and Libraries Hours for all UNLV Libraries Search catalog for all UNLV Libraries Access your library account ASL Comment Form
ASL Books     Articles     Course Reserves    
The ASL The Web

UNLV Libraries -> Architecture Studies Library -> Las Vegas Guides and Collections ->
   AIA Nevada Design & Service Awards Archive -> 2006 awards -> Traditions Community Center



Entry number: UB06028
Project Name: Traditions Visitors Center
Project Address: Dayton, NV
Building Type: Office
Completion Date: N/A
Architect: Carthexes LLC

Design team:
Landscape architect: Foothill Associates
Structural engineers: Tobey-Wade Consulting
Electrical engineers: Construction Design Services
Civil engineer: Stantec Consulting
Others: Capital Engineering Consultants


Design Approach/Narrative: Meant to reflect a modern visitor's center with reminiscent touches of local mining and farming industries, the center expresses modern details and commercial facade for Traditions' new village and town center.

Inviting pedestrian entries, full-height storefront glazing on the tow main sides, allowing maximum street visibility of the interior and visitor/realtor/builder amenities inside. Amenities include interactive information stations and displays, a large topographic model table with an interactive way-finding program, lounge area, wi-fi access for visitors, home builders displays, community events exhibits and a large upstairs office space.

Material in ASL Library: Form Core Boards, Project Description Form, Exteriors Photos, Location Map, Site Plan, Floor Plan, and Interior Photos



These images are low-resolution reproductions of the images provided for the AIA Nevada Design Awards. All materials should be considered copyrighted and may not be reproduced or used without permission.

Monday, 17-Dec-2012 10:50:01 PST