Archinect - Cal Poly Pomona (Cris) 2014-10-21T18:05:40-04:00 http://archinect.com/blog/article/21450859/seduction-repulsion seduction/repulsion xtbl 2006-02-14T20:27:02-05:00 >2011-09-23T13:01:05-04:00 <p>long beach museum of air and space<br><br> seductive technologies and the culture of collecting<br><br> so i'm bored (and avoiding working on my thesis), and i thought i'd post some images of my studio project from last quarter. my studio project from last quarter is the design of a museum of air and space in long beach. the site is pretty prominent, adjacent to the queen mary. the main concept for the museum is that it will have a "split personality." one "personality" will involve celebrating the technology that makes flight and space travel possible. the other "personality" will involve taking an ethical stand, and provoking people to think about these aircraft as basically weapons of destruction.<br><br><img src="http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a326/crisanaya/gardenpersp_lores.jpg"><br> view from the garden space looking up towards the main gallery<br><br><img src="http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a326/crisanaya/viewfromlongbeach.jpg"><br> view from downtown long beach<br><br><img src="http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a326/crisanaya/queenmaryviewlores.jpg"><br><br><img src="http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a326/crisanaya/overview.jpg"><br><br><img src="http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a326/crisanaya/drawings.jpg"><br> drawings<br><br><img src="http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a326/crisanaya/stackofmodels.jpg"><br> pile o' process<br><br><img src="http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a326/crisanaya/mepresenting.jpg"><br> me doin' my thing, presenting to the jury<br><br> overall, it was a great review. the jury liked my project and they did point out things that needed to be better resolved (structure, c...</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449964/weekend weekend xtbl 2005-02-18T19:47:58-05:00 >2011-09-23T13:01:02-04:00 <p>it was nice not to have to get up early for our seismic design in architecture class this morning (for some reason, we have president's day off today). went to a great bar last night, weiland's in little tokyo and knocked back a few pints of heff (well, maybe more than a few...). pretty cheap too, 2.50 a pint and cheap appetizers. studio's kind of taking a back seat this weekend as i have to write a rough draft of a term paper for my history of american architecture class which i've barely started working on today. well, tonight i'm off to see interpol!</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449874/terminal_3-mid-review terminal_3 mid-review xtbl 2005-02-07T22:47:19-05:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <p>well, i had my mid-review for studio this afternoon, and damn i'm tired... up all night creating. well, it went really well. i was falling behind last week because i was too busy concentrating on other classes's midterms, but i feel pretty good about myself now. my critic said i had a beautiful building and that i was off to a good start. of course there are things that need to be worked out, such as massaging the building into the site and figuring out how my structure's gonna work =D so i've still got plenty to keep me busy! now off to sleep...<br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_airport_site_plan_copy.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br> site plan<br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_midreview_5_lo.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_midreview_3_lo.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_midreview_1_lo.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_midreview_2_lo.jpg" alt="image" name="image"></p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449830/terminal-3 terminal 3 xtbl 2005-02-01T03:27:28-05:00 >2011-09-23T13:01:02-04:00 <b>terminal_3</b><br> arc 402l_topic studio<br> ontario airport, ontario, CA<br><br> problem:<br> to design missing terminal 3 in the masterplan of ontario airport<br> terminal to be designed as the international terminal also as a gateway to the southern california metropolis<br><br> progress to follow<br> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449528/slow-hands slow hands... xtbl 2004-10-10T19:39:33-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:16:03-05:00 <p>sorry paul, that i haven't posted here in forever. things in studio are actually moving pretty slowly, which is a first for me in my studio career. i guess i'm just used to the more blistering pace that we had the previous school year. i'll post some pics of the stuff i'm working on right now in the near future. oh, and i picked up the new interpol cd... it's great.</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449474/my-portfolio my portfolio xtbl 2004-09-24T12:45:18-04:00 >2011-09-23T13:01:01-04:00 <p>well, school started yesterday and since there's not much going on yet, (and because i lack a digital porfolio web page) i've decided to post some pictures of a few of my projects.<br><br> residence in topanga canyon<br> arc 301<br> fall 2003<br> instructor axel prichard-schmitzberger<br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_301_1.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_301_2.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_301_3.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br> housing in highland park<br> arc 302<br> winter 2004<br> instructor nadim itani<br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_302_1.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_302_2.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_302_3.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br> cahuenga elementary school, koreatown<br> arc 303<br> spring 2004<br> instructor irma ramirez<br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_303_1.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_303_2.jpg" alt="image" name="image"><br><br><img src="http://files.archinect.com/uploads/ai/aiu_303_3.jpg" alt="image" name="image"></p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449431/getting-itchy getting itchy... xtbl 2004-09-15T23:47:32-04:00 >2011-09-23T13:01:01-04:00 <p>after reading some great blogs here, i'm really getting anxious to get back to school and into the studio... what's worse is that at the moment i'm feeling really uncreative, and i hope it's not something that will continue in the next week...</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449377/chicago chicago.... xtbl 2004-09-07T23:16:56-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <p>...is a beautiful city. i'm here for the next couple of days visiting my sister and i spent today just wandering around the city. i visited iit and the new student center's pretty cool. i'll try and post some pics when i can.</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449348/school school... xtbl 2004-09-05T16:40:20-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <p>man, i'm so ready to get back in school and kick some ass again. really looking forward to it....</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/21449330/test test... xtbl 2004-09-02T00:59:47-04:00 >2011-09-23T13:01:01-04:00 <p>hey, i'm testing this shiznit out...</p>