Remix the City

Conference Project Post #2: Bubble Tent

Here are images of the materials I have added to my project. I chose these lights because they are cordless and create a calming atmosphere....

Comment: Urban Screens

I tend to be wary of adding another screen to a world already saturated with screens. I assume a certain level of difficulty in making...

Formulary for a New Urbanism

The need for a New Urbanism is very urgent. Through our class discussions, readings etc, I have realized how much the cities/environments we live in...

Questions of Space

For my text project, I decided to explore “questions of space”, narrowing it down to the concept/notion of home. I was really inspired by the...

Questions of Space

How many ways can one take up space? Can a relationship between two people be considered a space? What determines the size and the shape...

Formulary for a New Urbanism

The universality and exclusions, which define modern urban space, lead to the destructive forces of post-modern architecture, to the removal of context and inclusion of exclusion in design....

My Sketchbook: Collections Assignment

For this project, I collected the dedication pages of books in the library, wrappers of granola and nut bars, and various kinds of black markers....

Visual Code of Heimbold

Heimbold’s design falls in this increasingly popular category of architecture which is heavy on the odd angles (as in, angles that aren’t 90 degrees) and...

Sticker Project: Strategy with Stickers

I considered Chip Kidd’s statement that “graphic design is problem-solving” (Kidd 2) while strategizing this sticker process. He points out that there’s so much visual...

Comment: Ornamentation, People and Play

Art can extend the cooperative qualities of nature into social life. All that we know about life is that it is an organized movement –...

Comment: Jean-Paul Sartre and the Dérive

Sartre’s example of a intuition is telling “remove the prohibition to circulate in the streets after curfew, and what meaning can there be fore me...

Comment: Extreme Aesthetics

Concrete Design — Arises out of its own means and laws, without these having to be derived or borrowed from natural phenomena. This term is...