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  • Long gone.. traversed..came full circle and headed to...

    A mi so many changes accomplished. Graduated graduate, the cap the gown the throwing yourself to the force of direction unknown. The stumbling through interviews and nights of photoshop, big dollars spend on prints and big time spent worrying...

    to be back, to be learning. to be working, to become a ...

    healthcare architect?

    nono. I wouldnt have believed it either had you asked a year ago.


  • architecture - 3 options...

    so we have one week till springbreak and i can't wait. as much as having a break is fabulous i still love architecture. one day and i go stir crazy. i guess it is a good opportunity to clean up my resume and start looking for internships for the summer. A question? my old firm called and proposed...


  • midterms...

    So midterm review is finally over. This semester we combined our midtern which included incorporating design studio with building science. the models were amazing. i will post pictures of them tomorrow....


  • images....last semester

    here are a few images...


  • macro vs. micro....

    Last semester we had a very complex project. our goal was to design a site that is/was currently a low income housing development. we had a housing and multi use (commercial, mercantile....) etc.... obviously, we had a program that needed to be fullfilled. a large part of that was creating...


  • copper panel

    So finally pin up last friday. it turned out all right. i think that my final product was good but it would have helped if i had shown the process a little bit more. always next time. i think the most exciting thing about copper is the patina so i chose to explore that. during the week i found out...


  • More copper...

    Thanks for the advice. The materials that I working with are three main different textures. Before I go on, here is an interesting story. The other day I went to Home Depot one of my favorite stores to 'play!' It is like being in a candy store. Anyhow I proceeded to walk in and walk from aisle to...


  • Materiality

    Material and Motion. Copper is the material of choice. Our assignment is to manipulate this material, understanding the properties and creating an aesthetic that can be applied to a 2500 square foot facade. any suggestions? more later....


  • Round Two

    Going back to school after four weeks of complete unproductivity is quite difficult. It is now week 1 and a half with an exercise due on Friday. The feeling thus far is major procrastination!!! Or is procrastination and pressure the best way to work? Is that when we produce the best work or is it...


  • free student labor...

    two weeks have passed so quickly. our first week of school our professors propose an idea that our studio needs revamping, which in fact it did, but they tell us that our first saturday and sunday of school are going to be spent working in groups and redesigning and fixing things up. (oh and after...


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