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  • one down. one more to go

    By Torrance Goh
    Mar 5, '05 8:38 AM EST



    some of u might know... i am still working with alsop while doing this student stint. it's nice. to b able to stil b part of their creative team banging out the strangest stuff while being in school. here's a little update...

    i know u prob have seen this somewhere. IS. streats. life. (singaporean newspaper & mags) & more soon. there's a history to how all these came about. it started from jellyfishes to this after some Nparks (the local garden authority) disapproval. the lilypads were more daringly hanging out to the river... and these bluebells were imagined to be moving. made of carbonfibre. still i personally think they are v lovely how they all turned out. [with all respects to that old watercolour painter who hates them] but this is only a third done. all these lilypads & bluebells along the river. in fact the larger stuff are only just starting. piling. removing. planting.

    btw... all these are taken off my original blog here. more stuff of me life over there! View full entry



  • they came they asked they are happy

    By Torrance Goh
    Mar 4, '05 8:45 AM EST

    ha! this public crit dated just after valentine's day. this entry's pretty late as well. sorry. jus too busy with so many things. for a jist of things. do read the previous entries. the masterplan was wellreceived. i have no pictures of me making my 'grand' appearance (ha!) but all went well i... View full entry



  • cliffs, groundscraper, stumps, canopy & flowers

    By Torrance Goh
    Mar 4, '05 8:29 AM EST

    i'm back again to tok more about the previous huge junk i blogged. bascially it's the masterplan for a new city campus we are now in. presently the campus is in the suburbs of singapore. pretty quiet. and totally dead (& serious) esp during weekends. as this is sorta masterplan exercise, we... View full entry



  • the shit has landed

    By Torrance Goh
    Feb 13, '05 10:14 AM EST

    ok this entry is supposed to go all the way to 5 feb. a saturday. we are part of the teams of 5. our objective: to present a masterplan 1stcut model on the city in our campus to be ready for a public crit. our audience: very normal people. doctors. lawyers. scientists. canteen aunty. not... View full entry



  • l live here. and you can live here too.

    By Torrance Goh
    Jan 30, '05 9:08 AM EST

    haven't been updating about school. health was not on my side the last week. but here's a little update. the last time i blogged about school was this oneweek workshop we had. we have moved on since then. [but of course..it was eyons since i blogged]. being in kheng soon's studio, he has this idea... View full entry



  • sometimes... to live better you gotta try living with less light.

    By Torrance Goh
    Jan 26, '05 11:44 AM EST

    the first week of school started with the urban workshop to supplement this semester theme 'housing'. [prior to that was rather administrative stuff] it was headed by my tutor, keng soon. as some of you might know, singapore's full of very proper government built housing. you can find the... View full entry



  • it's spring. i got a letter from archinect.

    By Torrance Goh
    Jan 25, '05 8:49 AM EST

    2 cards arrived today. the first one was a physical one. tucked in a pink envelope it carries a stamp with a silver head & a par avion blue sticker. the card is white. folded. & it's printed 'spring'. inside a cheque crossed to me. torrance goh. there are words... "in the rooster's waking... View full entry



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