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

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MOLOKA‘I

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KEʻOKEʻO

MOMONA

‘ĀINA

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ALI‘I

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AKAMAI

HONU

NIU

MAHALO

ALOHA

NALU

KĀNE

MAU LOA

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HOʻOKUPU

MAKANA

MĀLAMA

‘UKULELE

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ʻALANI

NANI

KUAHIWI

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HULA

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WAI

LĀNA‘I

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O‘AHU

HO‘OKIPA

MAKUA

MAUKA

MAKAI

LAUHALA

MOʻO

AKUA

MALIHINI

PUNA

KUKUI

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POKO

MAUI

LANI

HALE

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HINAHINA

KEIKI

ALANUI

MAIKA‘I

MOKULELE

HAWAI‘I

PUKAANIANI

ʻŌLENA

KAUPOKU

NI‘IHAU

MOANA

UILA

HAU‘OLI

HULI

LĀHUI

KAHAKAI

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LOʻI

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WAHINE

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