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    Morphosis Diamond in the Rough

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    Diamond Ranch School, Upper Level Plan.
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    Diamond Ranch School, Roof Plan.
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    Diamond Ranch School, Site Plan.
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    Diamond Ranch School, Lower Level Plan.
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    Diamond Ranch School, Building and Site Sections.
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    The architects manipulated elements of the mesh geometry to begin developing the building form.
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    To begin, the topography of site was represented as a wire mesh computer model.
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    Then the plan of the Diamond Ranch School emerged from working with the topological model.
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    Diamond Ranch School, Building and Site Sections.
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    Diamond Ranch School, Middle Level Plan.
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