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

ONIPAʻA

KUPUNA

KAHAKAI

MOKULELE

NAHELE

IMU

ALANUI

MAU

LOʻI

KĀNE

MAU LOA

LĀNA‘I

ʻULU

NAʻAU

PUKA

ʻAWAPUHI

ʻELEʻELE

HĀLAU

KUMU

ʻAʻALA

AHU

IʻA

HELE

MAHINA

POKE

IKI

KAPU

HAWAI‘I

ʻULAʻULA

AUPUNI

PILI

ʻOHE

HEMA

AKAMAI

ʻŌLELO

AKUA

KEIKI

LEI

KAMA‘ĀINA

HO‘OPONO

MAKANI

MAKUA

MAUNA

HONU

WIKIWIKI

KĀLUA

POKO

HULI

HIKINA

MOʻOLELO

HAPA

POLŪ

MOMONA

‘ĀINA

LĀHUI

MAIʻA

ALOHA

PUʻU

WAIWAI

WAHINE

KAUPOKU

ʻILIʻILI

HINAHINA

ALI‘I

NANI

LAUHALA

KAHAWAI

KALO

HAU‘OLI

ʻŌ ʻŌ

MAKAI

ʻĀKALA

KUKUI

KAHUNA

PIKO

MAUI

MOANA

PŌHAKU

UILA

MĀLAMA

UA

‘ONO

MANAKŌ

O‘AHU

PAU

WAI

ĀNUENUE

MOLOKA‘I

PALI

MAHALO

PUKAANIANI

PAʻAKAI

WA‘A

KOHOLĀ

ʻŌMAʻOMAʻO

‘OHANA

MOKU