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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MANA‘O

MAIKA‘I

PAU

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PALI

KĪ / LAʻI

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MANAKŌ

KOMOHANA

PUNA

KAHAWAI

POKE

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ʻUALA

HALE

HONU

MAKANI

MAKUA

KUKUI

POLŪ

ʻĀKALA

WA‘A

HO‘OPONO

HĀLAU

AHI

PILI

ALANUI

‘UKULELE

ʻULAʻULA

KEʻOKEʻO

KANAKA

KAI

AHU

‘ONO

NAIʻA

ʻAʻALA

KOHOLĀ

LĀNA‘I

KULEANA

NAHELE

HELE

MOKUPUNI

ʻAKAU

MAKANA

KĀLUA

ʻUPENA

MĀLAMA

MAU

HAOLE

ʻŌLENA

KOKUA

KAUPOKU

LOʻI

HULI

ʻŌ ʻŌ

UILA

IMU

MELEMELE

KAMA‘ĀINA

‘ĀINA

ʻŌHIʻAʻAI

KAUA‘I

ʻILI

WAIWAI

ʻALANI

HOʻOKUPU

POKO

MAUNA

ʻAE

KUMU

LIMU

LEI

‘OLI

HOKU

HAU‘OLI

AUPUNI

MOʻOLELO

NAʻAU

PUKAANIANI

LOULU

NI‘IHAU

HAPA

ʻAʻOLE

ĀNUENUE

MOKU

LĀHUI

MAHALO

LOKO IʻA

KAHUNA

PAʻA

UAHI

AO

ʻILIʻILI

HAWAI‘I

ʻŌMAʻOMAʻO

WAI

MAIʻA