Little Green World

School of Design, Graduate Interior Design Students: Fangming Cai, Bingyu Hu Faculty: Sarah K. Lippmann, Thomas Bergeron The project is about a children’s library in Copenhagen, Denmark. You can enjoy the beauty of the huge green space. The design was inspired by a painting of a girl sitting on a grass book. The design aims […]

PEEL

School of Design, Interior Design Student: Aubrey Ament Faculty: Tetsu Ohara Undulating partitions peel away as the user navigates the space, revealing or concealing light and structure. Meditative moments are accentuated by cracks of light providing inward reflection while daylight washed spaces energize outward focus; ultimately the experience soothes and resolves through light and shape, […]

Urb.Ag.Inc.

School of Architecture, Graduate Student: Matthew Mitchell Faculty: Alexandra Barker URB.AG.INC, standing for Urban Agricultural Incubator, is a speculative project on the adaptive re-use of the iconic Brooklyn Grain Terminal. This project seeks to redefine space for human and non-human occupants, which is becoming an ever-growing necessity in the current urban environment. Anamorphic projections were […]

Urban Catalyst

School of Architecture, Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment Students: Valeria Cedillos, Victoria Tsukerman Faculty: Oliver Schaper, Emilija Landsbergis The urban catalyst explores multiple levels of interconnectedness with new and existing objects, aiming towards new forms of community engagement. The desire for density allows the object to grow while preventing itself from becoming relentless. […]

Cross Laminated Timber

School of Architecture, Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment Students: Dan Luo, Dehui Gomez, Jason de Guzman, Kushal Durai, Nick Kabbani, Sean Kunrong Li, Shabika Vidhya Sekha, Sunghwan Um   This project is about mass timber construction and its benefits. Cross Laminated Timber is a lighter construction material, both time and cost-efficient, as well as […]

The Waste Tower

School of Architecture, Graduate Students: Zhixian Song, Jiaming Zhang Faculty: Alexandra Barker A 600ft vertical Waste to Energy Center is integrated with additional programs in a dense urban city. Waste is usually seen as imperfect and unwanted particles, this Waste to Energy Center celebrates the verticality of the chimney and the exposed machines. The project activates infrastructure […]