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Lissette Aragon

Lissette Aragon

West Covina, CA, US

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String Anchorage
String Anchorage
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Lobby String Installation

The string installation is a curatorial strategy featured at the lobby of the Osborn office used to display and highlight a most recently completed project, Playa Vista Elementary School.  The design concept behind Playa Vista was to take the standard classroom module, create a long bar, and place it on the site.  Since the site for the elementary school is unique is shape the long bar module was cut and angled onto the site to optimize and create an interior courtyard.  Taking the initial design concept of Playa Vista, the volumes created by the strings behave similarly in which they seem to be cut by the opposing walls.

 
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Status: Built
Location: Glendale, CA, US
My Role: Designer and Builder
Additional Credits: Osborn Architects

 
Ground Floor Entrance
Ground Floor Entrance
Second Floor Entrance
Second Floor Entrance
Main Stairwell
Main Stairwell