Posts tagged nature
332_Rana El Dakkak: Soul Treat

Submission #332 | Rana El Dakkak: Soul Treat — “The design concept of the project was mainly inspired by a natural element as nature has a strong relationship with the human’s well-being. The natural inspiration for Soul Treat design concept was the tree leaves. The project’s site has different types of trees and each tree has different leaves shape; this triggered the idea of the natural inspiration for this project.”

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330_Tzu-Jung Huang: Sutro Performance

Submission #330 | Tzu-Jung Huang: Sutro Performance — “Sutro Performance continue exploring performative and vernacular ornament through implementing atmospheric devices which elaborates environmental narratives. The performative ornaments regulate environment through the exchange of fluid and showcase the mesmerising behaviour in nature to prototype a sustainable paradigm in San Francisco.”

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318_Behruz Hairullaev, Brandon Muir and Nicholas LiCausi: Holographic Reality

Submission #318 | Behruz Hairullaev, Brandon Muir and Nicholas LiCausi: Holographic Reality — “For decades, films and media outlets have portrayed holograms as the technology synonymous with the future. Through advancements, scientists and designers alike have been able to create scattering lights that create forms, but only at a small scale. As of now, we have three-dimensional viewings through two-dimensional screens.”

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251_Quadri Shogunle: Biophilic Affiliation

Submission #251 | Quadri Shogunle: Biophilic Affiliation — “Biophilic Affiliation will become the catalyst for man’s first steps towards using biophilic design within an institutional setting, as an alternative form of treatment for those suffering from mental health issues.”

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238_Andrea Cappiello and Valerio De Santis: SZ-14325

Submission #238 | Andrea Cappiello and Valerio De Santis: SZ-14325 — "Music festivals are among the few events in human history that have managed, successfully, to gather people of every race, origin, social background, in one place under the concepts of unity and brotherhood."

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220_Muhammad Ogunniyi: Sculptural Informatics

Submission #220 | Muhammad Ogunniyi: Sculptural Informatics — "The choice of the quarry as site is important as it allows a reconciliation between man and earth. Metaphorical relations can be drawn between war and excavation, both processes have left scars to the mind and habitat. The quarry in this instance allows the ex-military veterans to re-engage with a process that is transformative for themselves and the context."

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217_Andrei Zamfir: Rewilding Research and Education Centre

Submission #217 | Andrei Zamfir: Rewilding Research and Education Centre — "The design concept was driven by the semi-transparent vegetative layers that break the barrier between nature and humans. The final design incorporates breeding rooms and laboratories but also a public open air theatre with a cafe and exhibition rooms."

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158_Joel Wong and Amanda Gunawan: 6 AM

Submission #158 | Joel Wong and Amanda Gunawan: 6 AM This thesis posits an Architecture in which two antithetical morphological systems are forced to dialogue in order to create a contemporary mixed-use development. It argues for the necessity of the amalgamation of both the top-down and bottom-up method for both assembly and design.

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87_Thomas Lanham, Nick Abend and Glenward Fuchs: Forced Grounding

Thomas Lanham, Nick Abend and Glenward Fuchs: Forced Grounding — The project goal was to develop a space that engages the theoretical quality of relative positioning, while maintaining a visceral connection to architectural typology. Due to the ambiguous nature of the project, and freedom from program...

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