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Materials that excite me

Copper.

Preferred era in architecture

1960s modernism, victorian, art nouveau.

Last book I read

Phantom of the Opera.

On my playlist

Anything Fleetwood Mac, The Doors, or Patti Smith.

Ball point or felt tip

Ball point.

When I’m not at work you can find me

Painting, doing yoga, or watching horror movies.

A space that has affected me

The ballet school in the film Suspiria (1877).

Elizabeth De Jong

 

I grew up

St. Catherines, Ontario.

Education

Currently completing my co-op term during my Bachelor of Architectural Science from Ryerson University – Toronto, Canada.

Why Measured?

I admire the approach to detailing and focus on creating strong tectonics throughout the design process.

Go to unit of measurement

Meters.

Earliest architectural memory

I remember attending daycare in a gothic revival church, and seeing sun shining through the stained glass windows.

Architects that I most admire

Antoni Gaudi, Luis Barragan and Thomas Heatherwick.

 

 

 

Materials that excite me

Copper.

Preferred era in architecture

1960s modernism, victorian, art nouveau.

Last book I read

Phantom of the Opera.

On my playlist

Anything Fleetwood Mac, The Doors, or Patti Smith.

Ball point or felt tip

Ball point.

When I’m not at work you can find me

Painting, doing yoga, or watching horror movies.

A space that has affected me

The ballet school in the film Suspiria (1877).