anna k. t. drewitz
FALL 2014 - FALL 2017 | UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO | B.S. ARCHITECTURE
YIKES! Gonna be la gotta HURR
I love being able to relax out here . . . my apartment is way too cramped.
Oh yea... time to chill.
Aww, cute puppies!
Large Mellow Mounds become an urban living room for people to play games, read books, and relax. These mounds create a crossing point for people of many different backgrounds to chill together with their shared love of cuteness and games.
の ん び り
Stoplights create natural pockets of time throughout one’s day. The Mellow Mounds take advantage of these time pockets by providing the opportunity to use them for leisure and pressure release.
Zzz . . .
Yay! New high-score!
I wonder if the limited edition cinnamoroll is in stores now.
I am so relaxed. :)
strong separation from exterior ground but strong connection with interior ground
錯 乱 ! Small mounds act as attention-grabbers by disrupting the rhythm of the groundscape. Larger mounds act as cute characters to attract and comfort the passers-by, inviting them to chill out for a moment.
Japanes sit on interior ground because of mater (wood, tatami)
traditional Japanese house height change causes material change
design collaboration with Joanne Tseng
I’ll play you in Mario Kart. Dibs on Yoshi!
Hey man, come CHILL OUT
as stone elevates, the material becomes more refined
higher mound is concrete
e rial longer duration of occupation as height increases lowest mounds are stone time (s) 180 60 2
height elevates to wood datum
HEIGHT - TIME - MATERIALITY
becomes “micro-dwelling” for 3 minute inhabitation
largest mound transitions from concrete to wood to straw (from standing to leaning to sitting)
tatami datum signifies canvas or tatami material for seating
lyrics from “Spaceship” by Kesha
ongoing: began in 2016
drawn in 2018 using Procreate app
REFUGREEN HOUSING COMPLEX
design collaboration with Alyson Holahan
A selection of illustrations/graphics both architectural and cartoonish.