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RYAN WANG portfolio


Liang Kai

R ya n W a n g

ryanlkwang@gmail.com (805)215-5074 433 Grand Ave. #2 San Luis Obispo, CA

L a n d s c a p e a r c h i t e ct u r e S t u d e n t C a l P o l y U n i v e r s i t y , SLO

Education C a l i f o r n i a P o ly t e c h n i c S tat e U n i v e r s i t y San Luis Obispo

O b j e ct i v e Job

Expected

as entry level landscape architect

Skills

and

A tt r i b u t e s

Bilingual Mandarin Born

and raised in

English

Skills

Photoshop I l l u s t r at o r InDesign Arcmap/GIS Sketchup A u t o CA D

g r a d u at i o n d at e :

J u n e 2018

L e e d s B e c k e tt U n i v e r s i t y - L e e d s , UK S t u d y A b r o a d S e p 2016- M a y 2017

Work Experience San Jan Botanica Intern, St. John, Virgin Island

Taiwan

J u n 2016 - S e p t 2016 Produced site inventory

and photoshop rendering

i m p l e m e n t e d a n d m a i n ta i n e d l a n d s c a p e d e s i g n s

P a r t i c i pa t e d

in client meetings

International Student Ambassador L e e d s B e c k e tt U n i v e r s i t y

for

J a n 2017 - M a y 2017 P r o v i d e d wa r m w e l c o m e f o r i n t e r n at i o n a l s t u d e n t s O r g a n i z e d o r i e n tat i o n e v e n t s l i k e c a m p u s t o u r a n d f r e s h e r

Staff

for

events

C a l P o ly C a m p u s D i n i n g - A v e n u e

S e p t 2013 - P r e s e n t C o m p l e t e d a s s i g n e d ta s k

a n d c u lt i v a t e d g o o d r e l a t i o n s h i p w i t h c o -

workers

Leadership Experience Design Team Member

for

C a l P o ly R o s e F lo at

J a n 2014 - J a n 2016 2 a w a r d w i n n i n g f l o a t s D e s i g n e d a n d d e t e r m i n e d p l a c e m e n a n d s c a l e o f t h e f l o at C o l l a b o r at e d w i t h e n g i n e e r s a n d f l o r a l d e s i g n e r s C o n s t r u c t e d t h e f l o at a n d b r o u g h t t h e d e s i g n t o l i f e t h r o u g h d i f f e r e n t s k i l l s ( w e l d i n g , pa i n t i n g a n d f l o w e r d e c o r a t i o n ) Supervised and assisted new members and volunteers on projects

G r a p h i c S u b c o m m i tt e e

for

S e p t 2013 - A p r i l 2015 D e s i g n e d g r a p h i c s (S i g n a g e , T- s h i r t , Architecture Conference

2

LA b a s h 2 01 5 p o s t e r , pa m p h l e t ) f o r

Landscape


TWO RIVERS 4

EARLIER WORKS 12

SAVING MONK SEALS 14 THE WEAVE 16

CAL POLY ROSE FLOAT 18 3


HULL,UK

TWO RIVERS

A GREEN PROMENADE/BRIDGE CONNECTS THE POPULAR ATTRACTIONS A NEW CULTURAL HUB FOR HULL

the humber p romenade waterfront x green infrastructure

About Hull *H u l l w a s f o u n d i n t h e l a t e 1200 s *P e a k e d d u r i n g t h e 19 t h c e n t u r y , b e c a u s e o f t h e f i s h i n g i n d u s t r y a n d n e w r a i l r o a d c o n n e c t i o n . *H o w e v e r t h e c i t y d e c l i n e s a f t e r i t w a s h e a v i ly b o m b e d d u r i n g WII a n d f a l l o f f i s h i n g i n d u s t r y i n 70 s . *I t w a s o f t e n l i s t e d a s w o r s t c i t y t o l i v e i n UK d u e t o c r i m e a n d l o w q u a l i t y o f l i f e .

Site Selection car park

&

green corridor

*M a n y t o u r i s t s v i s i t The Deep 2 without

cemetery grassland private garden

going to the new

public park

c u lt u r a l q u a r t e r

public grass school yard

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unproductive brownfield unproductive grass

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walkway

1

GREEN SPACES *the

a r e a a r o u n d t h e m a r i n a h av e l a c k o f f u n c t i o n a l g r e e n

s pa c e

* t h eA63

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route prevent the residents around marina

c o n v i n e n t a c c e s s t o q u a l i t y g r e e n s pa c e

*U n p l e a s a n t

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Marina

1

pedastrian

b r i d g e t h at c o n n e c t 2

ATTRACTIONS

*T h e

a n d w a t e r f r o n t1

The Deep

2 to the rest

of the city center

2

at t r a c t i o n s a n d r e s ta u r a n t c o n c e n t r at e d i n t h e

old town area.

*lack

o f s o c i a l a c t i v i t i e s i n f r o n t o f a t t r a c t i o n s : s o c i a l ly

vulnerable

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Site Analysis 1 min 3 min

5 min

*T h e r e s h o u l d b e a LARGE VISIBLE ATTRACTION ( f r o m t h e Deep) to bring the visitors to the w a t e r f r o n t ( i d e a l ly a t t h e 3 m i n g r a d i e n t /R i v e r H u l l )

BUILDING USE

VEGETATION

WALKING DISTANCE

*T h e e x i s t i n g t r e e s h a v e LARGE CANOPY t h a t s h a d e d t h e s t r e e t * h i g h p e r c e n t a g e o f IMPERVIOUS SURFACE, l a c k i n l o w g r o w i n g shrub and groundcover for storm w a t e r i n f i lt r a t i o n

R e d : R e s ta u r a n t .

fish and chips/

g e l at o s h o p a n d p u b . a food network?

Could

develop

Purple & Orange: office and residentual, however those area

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Design Concept *T w o R i v e r s

MAIN CONCERN

The Deep, an aquarium Terry Farrell. the building was

was influenced by

designed by architect

*A g g r e s s i v e w i n d a n d s a lt s p r a y *N o pa t h f o r c y c l i s t s a n d p e d a s t r i a n s *L a c k o f R e p r e s e n t a t i o n t h e s e a s i d e

i n s p i r e d b y t h e s u r r o u n d i n g g e o l o g i c a l f o r m at i o n

( r e p r e s e n tat i o n o f wav e c l a s h w i t h t h e c l i f f ) *the proposed promenade/bridge acts as the c o n t i n u at i o n o f t h e d e e p . T h e t r a n g u l a r s h a p e d d e s i g n r e f l e c t s t h i s a r c h i t e c t u r e . a l i n e a r pa t h l i n k s a l l t h e

c u lt u r e a n d i n d u s t r i a l pa s t

*L a c k

o f s o c i a l a c t i v i t i e s / s o c i a l ly

vulnerable

shapes together providing pedestrian and bike access

D e s i g n P r o c e ss Promenade idea

Shape

experiment

imagine the green bridge

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Design Analysis VIEWSHED

view of F l o o d g at e

WIND

the deep

the deep

most of neslon street shelded by the promenade

view of the Deep

protect the lower promendade

FLOOD ZONE view of the Deep

the deep

FLOOD ZONE a l l o w t o FLOOD THE LOWER PROMENADE i n

view of

Bartonu p o n -H u m b e r

view of the Marina

case of intense storm event

C H A RAC T E R A RE A S SEASIDE

r e i n t r o d u c e s t h e n o s ta l g i a q u a l i t y o f traditional British seaside

FOOD

connects the existing restuarants and pubs and a proposed market to provide range of dining experience

BIKE & PEDESTRIAN INDUSTRIAL

Pocket Park Viewing Platform

The

b i k e a n d p e d e s t r i a n pa t h s t h a t c o n n e c t T h e M a r i n a , wat e r f r o n t a n d The Deep s e r i e s o f p o c k e t pa r k s t h a t r e f l e c t t h e i n d u s t r i a l pa s t o f H u l l

INDUSTRIAL

the deep

Market Space BIKE & PEDESTRIAN Amphitheater

PLANTING *V e g e t a t i o n s e m u l a t e w a t e r *the following shows the S CHEME t r a n s i t i o n f r o m “SEASIDE”

FOOD Promenade

“INDUSTRIAL”

pa l e t t e

flow to

SEASIDE

Pocket Park

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Welcome

to

TWO RIVERS MARKET PLACE

AMPHITHEATER

1 POCKET PARK

WORLD TRADE CENTRE

CAFFE GELATO

Queen St

Pier St M i n e rva T e r r ac e

N

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l

s

o

n

S

UB

P VA VER

MIN

1

T HE M AR I NA

8

FISH AND CHIP SHOP

HUMBER E ST UA RY

t


POCKET PARK

3

3

2

RIV E R H UL L

the deep

2

9


Construction

UPPER PROMENADE

Section

10

details

Model

LOWER PROMENADE


UPPER PROMENADE

Model

UPPER PROMENADE

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EARLIER WORKS Year 1: design

communication

12


Year 2: site

engineering

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MOLOKAI,HI

Why Save Them?

*H i g h m a g n i tu d e o f t h reat : decline in population *R e c ov e ry p o t en t i a l : c ritical t hreats are known a n d i n p l a ce , m o n k s e a lhave large amount of under o c cu p i e d h a b i tat , w h i c h could support a large p o p ul at i o n

*E c o no m i c

c o nf l i c t : f i shery interaction and

e n tan g l e m e nt t h r e at s to monk seals

Threat

Monachus

schauinslandi

SAVING

Hawaiian

monk seal

SERIOUS I nfectious

diseases : exposure of diseases not previously encountered : leoptospirosis , toxoplasimosis

CR UCIAL Food Limitation:

causes of reduced pup production, less energy, reduced foraging success

H uman I nteractions : T ourists and L ocal viewing of the seal , seals are

Shark Predation:

Male Aggression: imbalance of a d u lt s e x r a t i o n , m a l e s o u t n u m b e r females, sexual encounters could

GIS exploration

sensi tive to dis turbance

shark’s f r e q u e n t p r e d at i o n o f t h e nursing pups

Entanglement: Hawaiian Monk

A POTENTIAL HABITAT FOR HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL DISCOVER SOLUTION TO EXISITING THREATS

c a u s e i n j u r i e s a n d d e at h s

H a b i t at L o s s :

s e a l h av e o n e o f t h e h i g h e s t e n ta n g l e m e n t r at e , c a u s e d s e v e r e w o u n d , d e at h , h y d r o d y n a m i c d r a g

requires significant d i s ta n c e f r o m o c c u p i e d i s l a n d s , lots of beaches are now used for r e c r e at i o n

F ishery I nteractions :

interaction with the active fishing gear or reduction of the prey due to fishing

Site Selection Area 2 and 3 are not

both area and

3

2

h av e

adjacent

enough sun

to human

exposre

development

HOUSING

SUN/SHADE Area 1 area 3

Area 1

and

has direct

h av e

access to

smoother slope

road, which

on the beach

SLOPE

can cause

ROAD

too much distrurbance

Habitat Requirements AREA 2 IS THE MOST FEASIABLE *beaches with enough sun *lack in human activity

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exposure


Site Analysis Gentle

slope

FE M A LE A N D BA BY MONK SEAL good for

T h e BE A CH E S A N D S A N DY area are perfect land cover for s h e lt e r

Solutions

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Site Condition A

view of city of Yeadon

Adjacent to Leeds Bradform Airport

THE WEAVE Land

a concept

art intervention

C o n c e p t D r aw i n g A LANDART INTERVENTION THAT SERVES AS THE SYMBOL OF YORKSHIRE COUNTY

YEADON

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w e av i n g f o r m : n o d t o e x i s t i n g

INDUSTRY

TEXTILE


Form Experiment f o r m g e n e r at e d b y t h e e x i s t i n g

LUMPY LANDFORM

pa t h a n d c h a n g i n g e l e v a t i o n c r e at e d b y t r a c t o r s a n d t r u n k

EXTRUSION OF THE LANDFORM

a new symbol for

Yorkshire...

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C al P o ly

ROSE FLOAT BUILT 4 AWARD WINNING FLOATS

VISUALIZE DIFFERENT COMPOSITIONS DESIGN ELEMENTS ON FLOATS

DESIGN DIFFERENT ELEMENTS WELDING AND SHAPING DIFFERENT ELEMENTS ON FLOATS

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WELDING THE FRAME FOR THE POT OF THE FLOAT

Introducing...

Bedtime Buccaneers

IMPLEMENTS LIVING WALL WITH CALIFORNIA FARMERS

Soaring Stories Sweet Shenanigans

WELDING THE ELEMENT ON TO THE OVERHEIGHT MECHANI SM

LEADS VOLUNTEER FOR DECORATION PROJECTS DECORATES WITH CUT FLOWERS AND ORGANIC MATERIALS

D r e ams T a k e F l i g h t

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THANK YOU

RYAN WANG

Landscape Architecture Portfolio  

www.linkedin.com/in/ryan-lk-wang Looking for full-time entry-level/graduate landscape designer position

Landscape Architecture Portfolio  

www.linkedin.com/in/ryan-lk-wang Looking for full-time entry-level/graduate landscape designer position

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