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

POLŪ

KAUA‘I

PUKAANIANI

MOANA

KOMOHANA

IMU

HAOLE

NALU

KAPU

ʻUPENA

HULI

PUKA

MAHALO

ʻŌMAʻOMAʻO

KAMA‘ĀINA

HALE

PŌHAKU

NAʻAU

IʻA

ONIPAʻA

KUMU

NAIʻA

MOKULELE

WA‘A

MĀLAMA

ʻULU

PONI

POKE

ʻOHE

UA

AHU

WAI

ʻŌ ʻŌ

MAUNA

LEI

MOKUPUNI

ʻŌLENA

MOʻOPUNA

‘OLI

‘UKULELE

NUI

HIKINA

KUAHIWI

PALI

O‘AHU

KAHAKAI

MOLOKA‘I

MAUKA

MOKU

AHI

INOA

HOʻOKUPU

KOKUA

HINAHINA

KULEANA

ʻUMEKE

MAIʻA

MAKANA

HAU‘OLI

I MUA

KAHAWAI

ʻAWA

LOULU

ALANUI

PUNA

ʻULAʻULA

ʻAʻOLE

PILI

HEIAU

ʻUALA

MAU LOA

LĀHUI

HAWAI‘I

KAUPOKU

AHUPUA‘A

ʻELEʻELE

KAHUNA

KUPUNA

ĀNUENUE

MOMONA

IKI

KEIKI

LOA

LĀNA‘I

UILA

HANA

‘ONO

ALOHA

PAʻA

MALIHINI

MELE

ʻAE

KANAKA

UAHI

HOKU

NANI

MAKUA

AUPUNI

NI‘IHAU