Conference Project Post #1: Valuation Day

Approach: Every ritual demands some sacrifice. For artists, sacrifice ignites a transition of their artistic output into our commodity culture, and further their commodification of...

Conference Post#1: 100% YC Labels

According to Saskia Sassen, branding is the basic mediation between individuals and markets. In order to have a successful urban intervention, it is important to...

Conference Project Post #1: Infographic

For my conference project, I’m doing an infographic on the evolution of journalism. It’s not really a space-altering project, but because I’m going into journalism...

Space HiJack: Falling Down

I'm a box A post shared by Emma Sadowski (@minty_grundle) on Nov 5, 2014 at 11:26am PST For my box project, I wanted to play...

Sticker Project: Our Benefactors

I got my idea almost immediately. After assessing Heimbold’s visual code, I realized that the building reminded me more of a museum than a place...

Group Game #1: Triangles Revisited

Looking back on the Triangles game, there were quite a few things that went really well and also some things that made me want to...

Comment: Formulary for a New Urbanism

My formula for a ‘new urbanism’ involves making the functional playable. To me, one of the greatest tragedies that befalls us as we age and...

Space HiJack: Mario Cube

For my box project, I wanted to make something fun, so I chose the question mark cube from the Super Mario games. After giving up...

Space HiJack: Living Room

Here are some photos of our hallway-livingroom intervention. It represents my idea of a new urbanism. Contemporary cities, though shaped by humans, are devoid of...

Conference Project Post #1: Brokeopoly

For one of my conference projects, I will continue with this theme of impending student loan debt by making an interactive, higher education monopoly board. I...

Questions of Space

Can space contain? If space can contain, is it restrictive? Is space context? Is space destructible? If space is destructible, can it be rebuilt? Can...

Questions of Space

Are we extensions of our space? Could space be an individual’s mental and physical exchange with the environment? (Like a rhizome, or a Spinozian metabolic rhythm?)...

Sticker Project: IKEA Logo

I started my Sticker Champaign Project with confusions. After seeing some urban interference examples of reframing during the seminars and in the textbook. I started...