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PORTFOLIO ALEKSANDRA FORYSTEK


Aleksandra Forystek Address 324 Home Avenue /ƚĂƐĐĂ͕/>ϲϬϭϰϯ

Phone (773)595-2043

E-mail aforys2@uic.edu

Professional Experience WDN Architecture Designer   

April 2019 - Present

ĞůŝǀĞƌĞĚƐĐŚĞŵĂƟĐĂŶĚĚĞƐŝŐŶĚĞǀĞůŽƉŵĞŶƚƐƚĂŐĞƐĨŽƌƌĞƐŝĚĞŶƟĂůĂŶĚĐŽŵŵĞƌĐŝĂů ƉƌŽũĞĐƚƐ͘ƐƐŝƐƚĞĚŝŶƚĞŶĚĞƌŝŶŐƉƌŽĐĞƐƐĂŶĚĚŽĐƵŵĞŶƚĂƟŽŶƉƌĞƉĂƌĂƟŽŶ͘ WƌŽĚƵĐĞĚƐƵďŵŝƐƐŝŽŶĚƌĂǁŝŶŐƐ͕ƚĞĐŚŶŝĐĂůĚƌĂǁŝŶŐƐĂŶĚǀŝƐƵĂůƉƌĞƐĞŶƚĂƟŽŶƐ͘ College of DuPage - Interior Design Department Interior Design Instructor

  

   

July 2017 - Present

ĞǀĞůŽƉĞĚĐƵƌƌŝĐƵůƵŵĨŽƌĚǀĂŶĐĞĚ'ƌĂƉŚŝĐsŝƐƵĂůŝnjĂƟŽŶdĞĐŚŶŝƋƵĞƐ͘Delivered lectures ŽŶŝŶƚĞƌŝŽƌĚĞƐŝŐŶƐƵďũĞĐƚƐĂƐƉĞƌĞƐƚĂďůŝƐŚĞĚƐĐŚŽŽůĐƵƌƌŝĐƵůƵŵ͘WƌĞƉĂƌĞĚŝŶƐƚƌƵĐƟŽŶĂů  ƉůĂŶƐƚŽƐƵƉƉŽƌƚĐŽƵƌƐĞŽďũĞĐƟǀĞƐ͕ŵŽŶŝƚŽƌĞĚƐƚƵĚĞŶƚ͛ƐƉƌŽŐƌĞƐƐ͕ĂŶĚŵĂŝŶƚĂŝŶĞĚ  accurate records. Prepared and enhanced students ĨŽƌĨƵƚƵƌĞƉƌŽũĞĐƚƐĂŶĚĞdžƉĞĐƚĂƟŽŶƐ  in a real working environment. Charles Sparks + Company ŽĐƵŵĞŶƚĂƟŽŶŽŽƌĚŝŶĂƚŽƌ

&ĞďƌƵĂƌLJϮϬϭϲͲƉƌŝůϮϬϭϳ

WĂƌƟĐŝƉĂƚĞĚŝŶƵŶŝƋƵĞƉƌŽũĞĐƚƐŝŶǀŽůǀŝŶŐŝŶŶŽǀĂƟǀĞĚĞƐŝŐŶƐŽůƵƟŽŶƐĨŽƌƌĞƚĂŝůƐƉĂĐĞƐ͕ ĐƵůƚƵƌĂůŝŶƐƟƚƵƟŽŶƐ͕ĂŶĚŽƚŚĞƌƐƉĞĐŝĂůƚLJƌĞƚĂŝůƐƚŽƌĞƐ͘/ǁĂƐŚĞĂǀŝůLJŝŶǀŽůǀĞĚŝŶƚŚĞ ĚĞƐŝŐŶŝŶƚĞƌƉƌĞƚĂƟŽŶ͕ĐŽŶƚƌĂĐƚĚŽĐƵŵĞŶƚĂƟŽŶ͕ĂŶĚĐŽŽƌĚŝŶĂƟŽŶĨŽƌƚŚĞĮƌƐƚDĂĐLJ͛Ɛ department store outside of the U.S. - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.



B. Rust Architecture + Design ƌĐŚŝƚĞĐƚƵƌĂůƐƐŝƐƚĂŶƚ 

 

ƐƐŝƐƚĞĚŝŶĚĞůŝǀĞƌŝŶŐŵƵůƟƉůĞĐŽŶƐƚƌƵĐƟŽŶĚŽĐƵŵĞŶƚĂƟŽŶĨŽƌŚŝŐŚͲĞŶĚƌĞƐŝĚĞŶƟĂů ĚĞǀĞůŽƉŵĞŶƚƐĂƐǁĞůůĂƐƉƌŽĚƵĐĞĚϯǀŝƐƵĂůŝnjĂƟŽŶƐĨŽƌĐůŝĞŶƚƉƌĞƐĞŶƚĂƟŽŶƐ͘

&ĞďƌƵĂƌLJϮϬϭϱͲ:ĂŶƵĂƌLJϮϬϭϲ


LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/in/aleksandra-forystek

WŽƌƞŽůŝŽ issuu.com/aleksandraforystek

ĚƵĐĂƟŽŶ 

Bachelor of Science, Major: Architecture (2017-2021) hŶŝǀĞƌƐŝƚLJŽĨ/ůůŝŶŽŝƐĂƚŚŝĐĂŐŽʹ/ůůŝŶŽŝƐ



Associate in Applied Science, Major: Interior Design (2011-2015) ŽůůĞŐĞŽĨƵWĂŐĞʹ/ůůŝŶŽŝƐ

Technical Skills 

Revit ƵƚŽ V-Ray for Rhino SketchUp V-Ray for Sketchup

Rhinoceros ϯĚƐDĂdž Enscape Lumion ŝŶĞŵĂϰ

Adobe InDesign Adobe Illustrator Adobe Photoshop Adobe Lightroom Adobe Premiere

ǁĂƌĚƐͬŽŵƉĞƟƟŽŶƐ   

zĞĂƌŶĚ^ŚŽǁϮϬϭϴͲ&ĂĐƵůƚLJŚŽŝĐĞǁĂƌĚ zĞĂƌŶĚ^ŚŽǁϮϬϭϵͲ&ĂĐƵůƚLJŚŽŝĐĞǁĂƌĚ<ĞŶŶĞƚŚ^ĐŚƌŽĞĚĞƌ^ĐŚŽůĂƌƐŚŝƉ Year End Show 2021 - Pella Fellowship Prize for Best Undergraduate Project /ŚŝĐĂŐŽ&ŽƵŶĚĂƟŽŶϮϬϮϭͲ^ƚƵĚĞŶƚĞƐŝŐŶŽŵƉĞƟƟŽŶEŽŵŝŶĞĞ

WƵďůŝĐĂƟŽŶƐ 

<ŽŽͬƌĐŚϮϬϮϬͲWƌŽũĞĐƚWƵďůŝĐĂƟŽŶĂŶĚ/ŶƚĞƌǀŝĞǁ͗ www.koozarch.com/interviews/living-oasis/

džŚŝďŝƟŽŶƐ dĞĐŚĐĞƚĞƌĂ'ĂůůĞƌLJĞdžŚŝďŝƟŽŶ͞tŽŵĞŶĂŶĚdĞĐŚŶŽůŽŐLJ͟ĂƚůĞǀĞĂƌŶĞLJDƵƐĞƵŵŽĨƌƚ


ŽŶƚĞŶƚƐ

Sans Sans Spring Semeter 2021

Living Oasis Spring Semeter 2020

Washington Retreat Fall Semeter 2020


TransparenCity Fall Semeter 2018

Baroque Farm Spring Semeter 2018

Custom Lodging Fall Semeter 2020

Green Mile Fall Semeter 2020

Performance & Act Spring Semeter 2019

Macy’s: Abu Dhabi’s Al Maryah Island, U.A.E.

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SANS SANS Spring Semester 2021 - Fourth Year Amongst all available typefaces, Gill Sans stands out for its range of sensibility, from stoic and serious to cartoonish and anthropomorphic. These traits are hybridized through a process of disassembly ĂŶĚƌĞĂƐƐĞŵďůLJŽĨƚŚĞĐŚĂƌĂĐƚĞƌ͛ƐƐƚƌŽŬĞƐ ƚŽǁĂƌĚƐĂƩƌŝďƵƚĞƐƚŚĂƚĂƌĞďŽƚŚƌŝŐŝĚĂŶĚ ĞůĂƐƟĐ͘dŚĞĂŝŵŽĨƚŚŝƐƉƌŽũĞĐƚŝƐƚŽĚĞǀĞůŽƉ a mixed-use, publicly accessible extension to ƚŚĞEĂƟŽŶĂůWƵďůŝĐ,ŽƵƐŝŶŐDƵƐĞƵŵƚŚĂƚŝƐ ĐŽŵƉŽƐĞĚŽĨĂĐŽŵƉŽƐŝƟŽŶŽĨ ůĞƩĞƌĨŽƌŵƐƚŚĂƚĂƌĞƚŚƌĞĞͲĚŝŵĞŶƐŝŽŶĂůŝnjĞĚ ŝŶƚŽĂĐŽůůĞĐƟǀĞĂƌĐŚŝƚĞĐƚƵƌĂůƐƉĂĐĞ͘'ŝůů Sans Regular and Gill Sans Ultra-Bold are combined to produce an architecture that ŚĂƐǀĂƌLJŝŶŐŵĂƚĞƌŝĂůĂŶĚĂĞƐƚŚĞƟĐƋƵĂůŝƟĞƐ ĂƐǁĞůůĂƐƉƌŽŐƌĂŵŵĂƟĐƵƐĞƐ͘,ŽƵƐŝŶŐƵŶŝƚƐ are organized within the more rigid Gill Sans Regular types that are loosely arranged in ĂĚŝƐƚƌŝďƵƚĞĚĐŽƵƌƚLJĂƌĚƚŚĂƚĮŐƵƌĞƐƚŚĞƐŬLJ while public programs are absorbed into the ĞůĂƐƟĐ'ŝůů^ĂŶƐhůƚƌĂͲŽůĚƚLJƉĞ͘ Elevated from the ground the housing units allow the short term residents to observe ƚŚĞŵƵůƟƚƵĚĞŽĨƌĞĐƌĞĂƟŽŶĂůĂĐƟǀŝƟĞƐƚŚĂƚ occur on the site. Residents and members of the community at large connect within this playful convergence of buildings and landscape. The project choreographs aspects of landscape, playground and building and asks each to meet at their ĨŽƌŵĂů͕ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂůĂŶĚƉƌŽŐƌĂŵŵĂƟĐůŝŵŝƚƐ ƚŽƉƌŽĚƵĐĞĂĐŽůůĞĐƟǀĞǁŚŽůĞ͘


Typeface Anatomy

dLJƉĞĨĂĐĞϮdƌĂŶƐĨŽƌŵĂƟŽŶ

dLJƉĞĨĂĐĞϯdƌĂŶƐĨŽƌŵĂƟŽŶ


Site Plan


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Floor Plan

ϭ͘KƉĞŶŝƌŝŶĞŵĂ Ϯ͘ĂĨĞ 3. Stage 4. Picnic Area 5. Pool ϲ͘ZĞƚĂŝů^ƉĂĐĞ

7. Running Track 8. Fitness 9. Playground 10. Bike Rental ϭϭ͘ůŝŵďŝŶŐtĂůů 12. Skate Park


Zoom-in Plans


ŝƌĚ͛ƐLJĞsŝĞǁ


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ůĞǀĂƟŽŶƐ


TRANSPARENTCITY Fall semester 2018 - Second Year The concept of this project is to develop a transparent structure that is interrupted by voluminous elements that invade the empty mass of ƚŚĞĐŝƌĐƵůĂƟŽŶƐƉĂĐĞƐ͘dŚĞ ramps placed on the outside ǁƌĂƉƚŚĞĞŶƟƌĞƐƚƌƵĐƚƵƌĞ͕ŝŶ order to connect every level ŝŶĂĐŽŶƟŶƵŽƵƐƉĂƚŚ leading to the event space. dŚĞĞůĞǀĂƚŽƌƐŚĂŌƐĂƌĞ placed inside the transparent colored tubes, and connect with the roof skylights in order to allow natural light ƚŚƌŽƵŐŚƚŚĞƐŚĂŌƐ͘dŚĞƐƉŝƌĂů staircase is an individual ĞůĞŵĞŶƚĐŽŶŶĞĐƟŶŐĂůůŇŽŽƌƐ͕ ĐƌĞĂƟŶŐĐŝƌĐƵůĂƟŽŶǁŝƚŚŝŶ ĐŝƌĐƵůĂƟŽŶ͕ĂůůŽǁŝŶŐŐƵĞƐƚƐ to explore the space from ĚŝīĞƌĞŶƚŚĞŝŐŚƚƐĂŶĚ ƉĞƌƐƉĞĐƟǀĞƐ͘ĨŽƌĞƐƚŽĨ columns of varying sizes ƐƉƌŽƵƚĨƌŽŵƚŚĞŐƌŽƵŶĚŇŽŽƌ through the event space ĐŽŶŶĞĐƟŶŐĂůůƚŚĞůĞǀĞůƐĂƐ ŽŶĞĞŶƟƚLJ͘dŚĞƚƌĂŶƐƉĂƌĞŶƚ façade gives the building a three dimensional appearance and creates a ƵŶŝƋƵĞƐLJƐƚĞŵƚŽĂůůŽǁ complete visibility to the surrounding community.


>ŽďďLJͬDĂŝŶ&ůŽŽƌ

hŶĨŽůĚĞĚůĞǀĂƟŽŶ

Retail / Bar


tŽƌŬ^ƉĂĐĞ


Program


Ball Room/ Event Space

tŽƌŬ^ƉĂĐĞ

Retail/Bar

DĂŝŶ>ŽďďLJ


Interior Lobby


Exterior Detail


Site Plan


DESERT CASINO Spring semester 2020 - Third Year The casino is formed by topographical grids that emerge from the desert and start metamorphosing the structure. The grids push, pull, and twist the ďƵŝůĚŝŶŐƉĂƐƚŝƚƐƚŽůĞƌĂŶĐĞƐƵŶƟů parts of the structure become fragmented. The arched doorways of the casino extend past the building and start to form boundaries in the desert landscape. Penetrated by the grid, casino roofs layer and overlap to create an illusion of a complex interior space. The interior space of the casino ŚŽůĚƐĂŶŽƉĞŶĂŶĚĨƌĞĞͲŇŽǁŝŶŐ ŐĂŵĞŇŽŽƌǁŚŝĐŚĂůůŽǁƐƚŚĞ visitors to freely explore and circulate between tables and slot-machines. Detached by the ĚŝƌĞĐƟŽŶŽĨƚŚĞŐƌŝĚ͕ƚŚĞƐƚƌƵĐƚƵƌĂů frame starts to behave like a living organ that connects the casino and ŚŽƚĞů͕ĂŶĚĨŽƌŵƐĂĚĚŝƟŽŶĂůƐƉĂĐĞƐ ǁŝƚŚŝŶƚŚĞĐĂƐŝŶŽŇŽŽƌ͘dŚĞŚŽƚĞů is being interrupted by the chapel and entertainment spaces which emerge from the ground and ĚŽŵŝŶĂƚĞƉŽƌƟŽŶƐŽĨƚŚĞŚŽƚĞů ďƵŝůĚŝŶŐďLJůŝŌŝŶŐŝƚƵƉ͘dŚŝƐĐŽůůŝƐŝŽŶ of programs creates an access for vehicles and visitors. The remaining architectural elements of the hotel ĐŽŶƟŶƵĞƚŽŐƌŽǁĂŶĚĞdžƉĂŶĚ͘ dŚŝƐĐŽŵƉŽƐŝƟŽŶĐƌĞĂƚĞƐĂŚLJďƌŝĚ ƐƚƌƵĐƚƵƌĞƚŚĂƚĂƉƉĞĂƌƐƚŽƐƟůůďĞ evolving into a shape that has yet to be determined and discovered.


ŝƌĚ͛ƐLJĞsŝĞǁ


First Floor Plan

Second Floor P


Plan

Program


,ŽƚĞůZŽŽŵĂƚĂůŽŐ

KďůŝƋƵĞsŝĞǁ

Front View


^ĞĐƟŽŶ

^ĞĐƟŽŶ


Front View Rendering


CUSTOM LODGING Fall semester 2020 - Fourth Year

dŚĞĐŽŶĐĞƉƚŽĨƚŚĞƉƌŽũĞĐƚŝƐƚŽĚĞǀĞůŽƉĂůŽĚŐĞǁŚŝĐŚƵƟůŝnjĞƐďĂƐŝĐŵĂƚĞƌŝĂ ĂĚĂƉƚƚŽĞŶǀŝƌŽŶŵĞŶƚĂůĂŶĚĚŽŵĞƐƟĐƐŝƚƵĂƟŽŶƐ͘dŚĞĂƌĐŚŝƚĞĐƚƵƌĞǁŽƌŬƐĂƐ ŵŽĚŝĮĞĚĚĞƉĞŶĚŝŶŐŽŶƚŚĞĐŝƌĐƵŵƐƚĂŶĐĞƐƚŚĂƚĂƌĞŽĐĐƵƌŝŶŐǁŝƚŚŝŶƚŚĞůŽĚŐĞ ƚŚĂƚĐĂŶƚƌĂŶƐĨŽƌŵĐŽŵƉŽŶĞŶƚƐ͕ƐƵĐŚĂƐƚŚĞǁŽŽĚĞŶƉĂůůĞƚƐ͕ŝŶƚŽƵŶĞdžƉĞĐƚ ĞǀĞŶƐƚĂŐĞƐĨŽƌƐŽĐŝĂůĞǀĞŶƚƐ͘ĂĐŚĐĂďŝŶŝƐĂŵŝŶŝĂƚƵƌŝnjĞĚǀĞƌƐŝŽŶŽĨĂŚŽƵƐĞ ƉĞƌƐŽŶĂůŝnjĞĚƐƉĂĐĞƐĂƌĞĐŽŶŶĞĐƚĞĚǁŝƚŚĞůĞǀĂƚĞĚƉůĂƞŽƌŵƐŝŶŽƌĚĞƌƚŽŶŽƚĚ Ěŝƌƚ͕ƉůĂĐĞĚŝŶďĂŐƐ͕ǁŚŝĐŚĐĂŶďĞĂůƚĞƌĞĚƚŽĂůůŽǁĂǀĂƌŝĂƟŽŶŝŶŚĞŝŐŚƚŽƌĂŶ ƐƵƌƌŽƵŶĚŝŶŐĨŽƌĞƐƚĂŶĚŝƚŵĂŬĞƐƚŚĞƐƚƌƵĐƚƵƌĞĂƉƉĞĂƌůŝŐŚƚ͘dŚĞůŽĚŐĞĞdžƉĂŶ ĂŶĚĂĐƟǀŝƟĞƐ͘dŚĞďƵŝůĚŝŶŐŝƐĂĐŽůůĞĐƟŽŶŽĨĞdžƉĞƌŝŵĞŶƚĂůƐƉĂĐĞƐƚŚĂƚĐƌĞĂƚĞ


ĂůƐƐƵĐŚĂƐǁŽŽĚ͕ƌŽĐŬ͕ƚĂƌ͕ĂŶĚĚŝƌƚƚŽĐŽŶĮŐƵƌĞŝƚƐĞůĨŝŶƚŽƉƌŽŐƌĂŵƐƚŚĂƚ ĂƚĞŵƉŽƌĂƌLJŽďũĞĐƚƚŚĂƚĐĂŶďĞƉƵƚƚŽŐĞƚŚĞƌĂŶĚƚĂŬĞŶĂƉĂƌƚ͕ĐŚĂŶŐĞĚĂŶĚ Ğ͘dŚƌŽƵŐŚƚŚĞƵƐĞŽĨŵĂƚĞƌŝĂůƐ͕ƚŚĞůŽĚŐĞĚĞǀĞůŽƉƐĞdžƉĞƌŝŵĞŶƚĂůƋƵĂůŝƟĞƐ ĞĚĞůĞŵĞŶƚƐǁŚŝĐŚĐĂŶƚƌĂŶƐŝƟŽŶĨƌŽŵďĂƐŝĐǁĂůůƐŝŶƚŽĨƵƌŶŝƚƵƌĞ͕ƌŽŽĨƐ͕ĂŶĚ ĞƚŚĂƚĂůŝŐŶƐƚŽƚŚĞĂĐƟŽŶƐŽĨŝƚƐŽĐĐƵƉĂŶƚƐƚŚƌŽƵŐŚĐƵƐƚŽŵŝnjĂƟŽŶ͘dŚĞƐĞ ĚŝƐƚƵƌďƚŚĞŇŽǁŽĨŶĂƚƵƌĞďĞŶĞĂƚŚƚŚĞŵ͘dŚĞǁŽŽĚĞŶƉůĂƞŽƌŵƐƌĞƐƚƵƉŽŶ ŶŐůĞŽĨƚŚĞƉůĂƞŽƌŵƐ͘dŚĞǁŚŝƚĞďĂƌŬŽĨƚŚĞďŝƌĐŚǁŽŽĚďůĞŶĚƐŝŶǁŝƚŚƚŚĞ ĚƐĂŶĚŐƌŽǁƐĂƐŽĐĐƵƉĂŶƚƐƵƟůŝnjĞƚŚĞƐƉĂĐĞƐĂĐĐŽƌĚŝŶŐƚŽƚŚĞŝƌƉƌĞĨĞƌĞŶĐĞƐ ĞĚŝīĞƌĞŶƚĞŶǀŝƌŽŶŵĞŶƚƐĨŽƌŝƚƐƌĞƐŝĚĞŶƚƐƚŽŽĐĐƵƉLJ͕ĞdžƉůŽƌĞ͕ĂŶĚĞŶũŽLJ͘

Lodge Isometric


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1 Dining Room 2 Great Lounge ϯDĂŝŶ>ŽďďLJ ϰ'ƵĞƐƚĂďŝŶƐ 5 Fire Pit

Floor Plan


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WĞƌƐƉĞĐƟǀĞsŝĞǁ

ƵƐƚŽŵ'ƵĞƐƚĂďŝŶƐ


WĞƌƐƉĞĐƟǀĞsŝĞǁ

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ZŝŐŚƚůĞǀĂƟŽŶ

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WASHINGTON RETREAT ŽůůĞŐĞŽĨƵWĂŐĞ

dŚĞtĂƐŚŝŶŐƚŽŶZĞƚƌĞĂƚŚŽƵƐĞǁĂƐĚĞƐŝŐŶĞĚƚŽďĞĂƐƚƵĚLJƐƉĂĐĞĨŽƌƚŚĞ/ŶƚĞ ƉƌĞĐŝƐĞĐŽůŽƌƉĂůĞƩĞĚŽŵŝŶĂƚĞƚŚĞĚĞƐŝŐŶLJĞƚƚŚĞLJĚŽŶŽƚƐŚLJĂǁĂLJĨƌŽŵĐƌĞ tŝƚŚƚŚĞĐŽŶĐŝƐĞĐŽůŽƌƉĂůĞƩĞĞƐƚĂďůŝƐŚĞĚ͕ƐƚƵĚĞŶƚƐĂƌĞŐŝǀĞŶĂďĞƩĞƌƐĞŶƐĞ ĂƌĞĞĂƐLJƚŽǁŽƌŬǁŝƚŚŝŶĐůƵĚŝŶŐǁŚŝƚĞƐ͕ďůĂĐŬƐ͕ĂŶĚŐƌĂLJƐ͘ŐŽŽĚŵŝŶŝŵĂůŝƐƚ ŚŽƵƐĞďƵƚŝŶƐƚĞĂĚŝƚŝƐĂďŽƵƚĐŚŽŽƐŝŶŐŽƌĚĞƌ͕ĐůĂƌŝƚLJ͕ĂŶĚŝŶƚĞŶƟŽŶƚŚƌŽƵŐŚƐ ƐƚƌƵĐƚƵƌĞƐƚŚŽƵŐŚƞƵůůLJŝŶƚĞŐƌĂƚĞĚŝŶƚŽƚŚĞƐŝƚĞƚŽŵĂdžŝŵŝnjĞǀŝĞǁƐǁŚŝůĞĞŵƉ ƚŚĞĞĚŐĞŽĨĂƐŵĂůůŵĞĂĚŽǁůŝŶĞĚǁŝƚŚŽƵŐůĂƐĮƌƐƚŚĂƚĨĂůůƐĂďƌƵƉƚůLJƚŽƚŚĞ landscape without drawing focus away from the nature it inhabits.


ĞƌŝŽƌĞƐŝŐŶƐƚƵĚĞŶƚƐĂƚŽůůĞŐĞŽĨƵWĂŐĞ͘ůĞĂŶ͕ŵŽĚĞƌŶůŝŶĞƐǁŝƚŚĂ ĞĂƟŶŐĂŶŝŶǀŝƟŶŐŵŝŶŝŵĂůŝƐƟĐƉůĂĐĞŽĨĐŽŵĨŽƌƚĂŶĚƌĞĨƵŐĞ͘ ĞŽĨĚŝƌĞĐƟŽŶŝŶĐƌĞĂƟŶŐƚŚĞŵŽĚĞƌŶŵŝŶŝŵĂůŝƐƚŚŽƵƐĞǁŝƚŚŶĞƵƚƌĂůƐƚŚĂƚ ƚĚĞƐŝŐŶŝƐŶŽƚĂďŽƵƚƐĞŶƐŽƌLJĚĞƉƌŝǀĂƟŽŶ͕ƉƵƌŐŝŶŐƉŽƐƐĞƐƐŝŽŶƐ͕ŽƌĐůĞĂŶŝŶŐ ƐŝŵƉůŝĐŝƚLJŝŶĨŽƌŵƐ͕ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂůƐ͕ĂŶĚĚĞƚĂŝůƐ͘dŚĞƉƌŽŐƌĂŵĐĂůůĞĚĨŽƌŐĂďůĞĚ ƉůŽLJŝŶŐĐůĞĂŶĂŶĚĞĐŽŶŽŵŝĐĂůĨŽƌŵƐĂŶĚŵĂƚĞƌŝĂůƐ͘dŚĞƐƚƌƵĐƚƵƌĞƐŝƚƐĂƚ ĞǁĂƚĞƌĂŶĚƌĞƋƵŝƌĞƐƚŚĞďƵŝůĚŝŶŐƚŽŶĞƐƚůĞƋƵŝĞƚůLJǁŝƚŚŝŶƚŚĞĐŽŶƚĞdžƚŽĨƚŚĞ


Top View Render


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Floor Plan


Boa Sofa by Edra

<ƌĂǀĞƩĂƐŝĐƐ dĞdžƟůĞ

DŝƌƌŽƌĂůůWĞŶĚĂŶƚ by Tom Dixon

>ĂŚĂŝƐĞ>ŽƵŶŐĞ by Eames


ƵƐƚŽŵ>ŝŐŚƚ&ŝdžƚƵƌĞ

tŽŽĚ&ůŽŽƌŝŶŐ

Kitchen Island

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<ŝƚĐŚĞŶĂďŝŶĞƚƌLJ


Stone Backsplash

Beat by Tom Dixon

Grand Prix Table

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PERFORMANCE & ACT Spring Semester 2019 - Second Year The shell of a building conceals misbehaving architectural ĞůĞŵĞŶƚƐ͘ĂŵŽƵŇĂŐŝŶŐŝŶĂŶƵƌďĂŶĐŽŶƚĞdžƚ͕ƚŚĞǁŝŶĚŽǁƐ ƉƵŶĐƚƵƌŝŶŐƚŚĞƐŚĞůůĐŽƉLJŝƚƐŶĞŝŐŚďŽƌƐ͘ĐƟŶŐĂƐĂƉŽƌƚĂů͕ the facade mediates between the everyday and the realm of fantasy. Roots growing below the ground metamorphose into ĂĐŽůƵŵŶĂŶĚĮŶĂůůLJĂŶĂŝƌĚƵĐƚǁŚĞŶŝƚƚŽƵĐŚĞƐƚŚĞĞdžƚĞƌŝŽƌ ƐƵƌĨĂĐĞ͘ƚǁŝŶŬůŝŶŐ͕ĐĞůĞƐƟĂůĐĞŝůŝŶŐŝƐĂĐŚŝĞǀĞĚƚŚƌŽƵŐŚ ƉĞƌĨŽƌĂƟŽŶƐŝŶƚŚĞƌŽŽĨ͘ Architectural elements compose a living form with ƵŶĞdžƉĞĐƚĞĚŵĂƚĞƌŝĂůĂŶĚĞdžƉĞƌŝĞŶƟĂůƋƵĂůŝƟĞƐ͘ Thorns growing from a trunk transform into a balustrade; the balustrade folds onto itself and becomes a ladder. ^ŚŝŶŐůĞƐĐĂƐĐĂĚĞĂůŽŶŐĂĐĞŝůŝŶŐ͕ǁĂůůĂŶĚŇŽŽƌ͘&ƌŽŵƚŚĞ outside, these devices are hidden in the details. WĂƌƟĐŝƉĂŶƚƐĚŝƐĐŽǀĞƌĂƌĐŚŝƚĞĐƚƵƌĂůďƵŝůĚŝŶŐĞůĞŵĞŶƚƐ intertwining, switching roles and performing in unexpected ǁĂLJƐ͘dŚĞďƵŝůĚŝŶŐŝƐĂĚLJŶĂŵŝĐĞŶǀŝƌŽŶŵĞŶƚƚŚĂƚƋƵĞƐƟŽŶƐ ƚŚĞĨĂŵŝůŝĂƌ͕ƐƚĂƟĐǁŽƌůĚŽĨĂƌĐŚŝƚĞĐƚƵƌĞ͘

Side View


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Front View

Plans


DŝƐďĞŚĂǀŝŶŐĂƌĐŚŝƚĞĐƚƵƌĂůĞůĞŵĞŶƚƐĐŽŵƉŽƐĞĂůŝǀŝŶŐ form to play, interact, observe and rest.

WĂƌƟĐŝƉĂŶƚƐĚŝƐĐŽǀĞƌĨĂŵŝůŝĂƌĂƌĐŚŝƚĞĐƚƵƌĂůďƵŝůĚŝŶŐ elements intertwining, switching roles and performing in unexpected ways.


d,ZKYh&ZD Spring Semester 2018 - First Year

The concept of the project is to develop a seamlessly 1/2 a mile city that combines the rural, ƐƵďƵƌďĂŶ͕ĂŶĚƵƌďĂŶĐŽŶĚŝƟŽŶŝŶĂŶĞǁǁŚŽůĞ͘ŐƌŝĐƵůƚƵƌĂůĨƵƌƌŽǁƐĂƐƐƵŵĞƐƚŚƌĞĞĚŝīĞƌĞŶƚƌŽůĞƐ͗ ƚŚĞƚƌĂĚŝƟŽŶĂůŽŶĞƌĞůĂƚĞĚƚŽĨĂƌŵŝŶŐ͕ƚŚĞďĂƌŽƋƵĞŐĂƌĚĞŶƐƌĞůĂƚĞĚƚŽƉƵďůŝĐƉĂƌŬƐ͕ĂŶĚƚŚĞŽƌŶĂŵĞŶƚĂů ƌŽůĞƚŚĂƚĂīĞĐƚƚŚĞĨĂĐĂĚĞƐŽĨƚŚĞďƵŝůĚŝŶŐƐ͘dŚĞǀĞŚŝĐƵůĂƌƚŚŽƌŽƵŐŚĨĂƌĞƐŚĂǀĞďĞĞŶƉƵƚŽŶƚŚĞ ƐƵďƚĞƌƌĂŶĞĂŶůĞǀĞůƐƚŽŶŽƚĚŝƐƚƵƌďƚŚĞŇŽǁŽĨŶĂƚƵƌĞ͘dŚĞƐƚĂŶĚŽƵƚĂƐƉĞĐƚŽĨƚŚŝƐƉƌŽũĞĐƚŝƐƚŚĞŝůůƵƐŝŽŶ of a grand seamless city where parks, farms and building integrates in a new hybrid rural-urban- suburban area.

džŽŶŽŵĞƚƌŝĐͲ^ŽƵƚŚͬtĞƐƚsŝĞǁ

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Plan


Zoom-in Isometric


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South/East View

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South/East View

EŽƌƚŚͬtĞƐƚsŝĞǁ


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GREEN MILE Fall semester 2020 - Fourth Year ŚŝĐĂŐŽĐŽŵŵƵŶŝƟĞƐƚŚĂƚƐƵƌƌŽƵŶĚĚŽƵŐůĂƐƉĂƌŬ ŚĂǀĞůŝŵŝƚĞĚĂĐĐĞƐƐƚŽĂīŽƌĚĂďůĞĂŶĚŶƵƚƌŝƟŽƵƐ ĨŽŽĚƐĂƐǁĞůůĂƐƌĞĐƌĞĂƟŽŶĂůĂŶĚĐŽŵŵƵŶĂůĂƌĞĂƐ͘ Hundreds of vacant and dilapidated lots dot the adjacent neighborhoods and are prime candidates to rejuvenate the community.

Isometric Drawing


t,d/&͘͘͘ dŚĞŝĚĞĂŝƐƚŽƚƌĂŶƐĨŽƌŵƵŶĚĞƌƵƟůŝnjĞĚĂŶĚĂďĂŶĚŽŶĞĚůŽƚƐŝŶĂŶĚĂƌŽƵŶĚƚŚĞŶĞŝŐŚďŽƌŚŽŽĚ ƐƵƌƌŽƵŶĚŝŶŐŽƵŐůĂƐWĂƌŬďLJŝŶƚƌŽĚƵĐŝŶŐĂǀĂƌŝĞƚLJŽĨƉƌŽŐƌĂŵƐƚŽĐŚĂŶŐĞƚŚĞŵŝŶƚŽŝŶŶŽǀĂƟǀĞ͕ useful, and necessary plots of land. The park expands and takes over the empty and abandoned lots ĂŶĚĐŽŶǀĞƌƚƐƚŚĞŵŝŶƚŽƐŝƚĞƐǁŝƚŚůŝŵŝƚůĞƐƐƉŽƚĞŶƟĂů͘dŚĞƐŝƚĞƐǁŝůůŝŶĐůƵĚĞŝŶŶŽǀĂƟǀĞƚĞĐŚŶŽůŽŐLJƐƵĐŚ ĂƐĞĐŽĨƌŝĞŶĚůLJďƵŝůĚŝŶŐƐ͕ƉĞƌŵĞĂďůĞƉĂǀĞŵĞŶƚƐ͕ĐŚĂƌŐŝŶŐƐƚĂƟŽŶƐĂŶĚĐŽŵŵƵŶŝƚLJŐĂƚŚĞƌŝŶŐƉůĂĐĞƐ ůŝŬĞĂƚŚůĞƟĐĂƌĞĂƐĂŶĚƐƉĂĐĞĨŽƌŵĂƌŬĞƚƐ͘ůůƚŚĞƐĞƚƌĂŶƐĨŽƌŵĂƟŽŶƐǁŝůůĞƋƵĂƚĞƚŽĂŶŝŵƉƌŽǀĞŵĞŶƚŝŶ ƚŚĞƋƵĂůŝƚLJŽĨůŝĨĞĨŽƌƚŚĞƌĞƐŝĚĞŶƚƐŽĨƚŚĞŶĞŝŐŚďŽƌŚŽŽĚ͘

Douglas Park

THEN... By introducing the new programs to the area surrounding the Douglas Park, it creates a hybrid system ǁŚĞƌĞƉĞŽƉůĞĐĂŶĞŶũŽLJŽƵƚĚŽŽƌĂĐƟǀŝƟĞƐĂƐǁĞůůĂƐƵƟůŝnjĞƚŚĞǀĂůƵĂďůĞůĂŶĚĨŽƌĞŶǀŝƌŽŶŵĞŶƚĂů͕ economical, and cultural purposes.

Douglas Park


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