SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE
UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI AT MĀNOA

December 13, 2016

2016 Spatial Explorations Design Competition

Competition and Jury Event on September 29, 2016

Arch 101 Basic Design Studio

1st year BEnvD

The first year basic design studio displayed over 500 models that explored a variety of materials, volumetric operations and spatial qualities for the inaugural “Spatial Explorations Design Competition”. Each student presented one drawing, eight models and a brief description of their investigation. A jury of guest critics selected three noteworthy projects. The first prize was awarded to: “Square Splendor” by Reid Kaneshiro. Nathan Nishimura received the second award with his project titled “Flux” and “Incomplete Cubes” by Sean Nada received third prize.

The students were guided by Assistant Professor Karla Sierralta together with Teaching Assistants Vincent Au, Matthew Kubota and Jayna McClaran.

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Selected Student Models

LOʻI

HALE

KULEANA

ALI‘I

HONU

ʻELEʻELE

LĀHUI

WIKIWIKI

AKAMAI

IMU

KAHAWAI

LIMU

KĪ / LAʻI

LOULU

HOʻOKUPU

HO‘OPONO

KOMOHANA

POLŪ

ʻILI

AHI

AKUA

KANAKA

ʻŌLENA

MĀLAMA

ʻUMEKE

KOKUA

ʻOHE

KAMA‘ĀINA

MAUI

PŌHAKU

‘OHANA

PONI

WAIWAI

HULA

AHU

PILI

HAWAI‘I

ʻUPENA

ʻULU

‘OLI

KUPUNA

MOANA

NANI

UAHI

ʻAHI

KAUPOKU

NUI

MAU

ʻILIʻILI

MAKAI

UILA

MAUKA

PAʻA

AUPUNI

MAKUA

NIU

HOKU

ʻĀKALA

ʻAE

HIKINA

PUKA

MAHALO

ONIPAʻA

PALI

MAKANI

HINAHINA

AO

HELE

KAUA‘I

PAU

ʻŌHIʻAʻAI

KEʻOKEʻO

KUKUI

PIKO

WA‘A

‘ONO

ʻŌMAʻOMAʻO

LOKO IʻA

NI‘IHAU

HANA

KAI

I MUA

KUMU

KEIKI

HO‘OKIPA

IKAIKA

NAHELE

MOMONA

HAPA

KUAHIWI

ĀNUENUE

‘ĀINA

MOʻOLELO

MOKUPUNI

NAIʻA

KAHUNA

MAIKA‘I

KAPU

HUI