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

IʻA

HEMA

KUMU

‘ONO

KUAHIWI

ALI‘I

KĀLUA

KĪ / LAʻI

ʻŌLENA

ALANUI

LANI

KAUPOKU

UA

HO‘OPONO

MĀLAMA

ʻAWA

NAHELE

HIKINA

HAWAI‘I

ʻILIʻILI

HONU

NALU

MAKANI

MOKU

MAUKA

ʻUMEKE

MAKANA

WAI

KOHOLĀ

MAU LOA

HAU‘OLI

ʻŌHIʻAʻAI

O‘AHU

LOʻI

NUI

LĀNA‘I

ʻAE

HINAHINA

PUNA

UILA

KOKUA

HALE

WAHINE

‘ĀINA

MANA‘O

KALO

ĀNUENUE

WIKIWIKI

ʻŌMAʻOMAʻO

ALOHA

AHUPUA‘A

HANA

HOʻOKUPU

KANAKA

HULI

KAPU

LOULU

LOKO IʻA

PUKA

ʻAKAU

AO

MOKULELE

MOʻO

INOA

KUPUNA

ʻAʻALA

KAMA‘ĀINA

PUʻU

PAʻA

HO‘OLOHE

KAHO‘OLAWE

IMU

PILI

HELE

KULEANA

ʻELEʻELE

ʻAʻOLE

NIU

HULA

HEIAU

KEʻOKEʻO

HAPA

‘UKULELE

NAIʻA

ʻŌ ʻŌ

HĀLAU

KAHUNA

PŌHAKU

MAHINA

HOKU

KOMOHANA

IKAIKA

LIMU

KUKUI

MELEMELE

AHU

PALI