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  • Aquatic Sanctuary

    This is a competition entry that a coworker, Allison Rametta, and I worked on together.  The brief asked for an aquarium in Long Island City. 'This is the intersection of aquarium with sanctuary. This is a fusion of bath and aquarium. It is the conjunction of the natural (plants [flora], animals [fauna], water, etc.) and the not-so-natural. Here, aquarium experience transcends the unfortunate separation made by ubiquitous glass tanks; humans and marine life comingle.'