Concept – Achimwit Museum of the Nanticoke Lenape


Design Year: 2022
Institute: Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation
Responsibilities: Economic Development Chairperson, Sole Designer
Primary Applications Used: Autodesk Revit 2022 for Modeling, Lumion for Rendering

“This concept is one of the most important ones I’ve begun in my life. I am very passionate about the direction my community is headed. It is one of the primary reasons I started this career path; to be able to provide these services and make out tribe’s ideals visualized…”

Summary of Work: This concept is an evolving item. The Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribe, the tribe that I belong to, is working on a Museum and Performing Arts Center on our tribal grounds. Currently, it is being built as a fit-out in a pole-barn building that has already been erect. But, what if it were designed to be a land-mark…

Client Needs:

  • Multiple Phases
  • Capturing the culture of the indigenous community

Project Challenges:

  • Far from being a “real” project due to tribe’s financial capabilities
  • Location of potential site not in a high traffic area