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

POKO

ʻŌLELO

WAI

MAHINA

ʻUALA

MAKAI

KOHOLĀ

ʻULU

WAIWAI

UILA

HO‘OPONO

KALO

ALANUI

KOKUA

MAUKA

KAUPOKU

HULA

MANA‘O

LAUHALA

KUAHIWI

HULI

HAOLE

LOULU

MAUNA

ʻAʻOLE

HĀLAU

HANA

UA

POLŪ

MOʻO

MELEMELE

HO‘OKIPA

ʻŌLENA

MOʻOLELO

MAU

MOKU

MOLOKA‘I

ʻAKAU

KAPU

NIU

MALIHINI

LANI

MAHALO

AKUA

WA‘A

PAʻA

NAʻAU

MAIʻA

HELE

LOKO IʻA

HEMA

KĀLUA

LĀNA‘I

ALOHA

KĪ / LAʻI

AHI

ʻELEʻELE

PAU

NI‘IHAU

WAHINE

PUKA

I MUA

KAHO‘OLAWE

MOKUPUNI

ʻUPENA

AO

ʻŌ ʻŌ

MAKUA

IʻA

ʻAʻALA

KAHUNA

NUI

IMU

LOʻI

ʻULAʻULA

HIKINA

HINAHINA

NAIʻA

ʻILIʻILI

PUʻU

HALE

PUKAANIANI

ʻAWAPUHI

KEIKI

MOKULELE

HO‘OLOHE

MAUI

PAʻAKAI

KUMU

‘ĀINA

KOMOHANA

ʻOHE

PILI

HAPA

ʻAWA

‘OLI

‘OHANA