Issuu on Google+

sam luong for the James Lee Foundation


01

02

03

about me CI AL

04 4 TS EN EV

In my collection of work presented here for the James Lee Foundation, I wish to take you on a journey and to showcase what I aspire to do with my passion in the near future.

SO

I have always had the passion for creativity and design. Ever since I was little, art not only gave me an identity but it has always allowed me to express myself throughout difficult times in my life.

05


life gives you Lemons...

When

06

07

08

09

10


art


...halfway where fantasy & reality meet

wudan of beijing opera illustration. 2007. (pen and ink and markers).


reminiscing about childhood. 2011.


CULTURA ON BLOOR


01


02

CULTURA ON BLOOR

Welcome to CULTURA ON BLOOR, a 25-story, mixed use luxury condominium located on Toronto’s high street. Situated next to the iconic ROM, the Royal Conservatory of Music, the historic Philosopher’s Walk and the eclectic diversity of high end retail stores on Bloor, the city is a playground as Cultura provides its residences endless opportunities of exploration in the multicultural capital of the world.


03


04

CULTURA Cultura’s form therefore captures the dynamism of the city’s urban and cultured lifestyle. Manifested in the several ‘Extruding Rooms’, these spaces cantilever 2 to 3 meters off the building, providing its residents the most exquisite views of the downtown cityscape that Toronto has to offer. Can you handle Cultura has to

what offer?


05

CULTURA ON BLOOR

the luxury condo of high culture


06


07

valet parking & world class amenities await your arrival...


08


09


10

...dine in style w hile living in To

ronto’s cultural s

ites


11

ten foot high ceilings, open plans, direct elevator access to suites... the finest


12 (to unit 2)

RESID. ELEVATOR

BEDROOM

ENTRY FIRE EXIT (to service corridor) FAN COIL ROOM

STORAGE

LAUNDRY WASH ROOM POWDER ROOM

WALK-IN CLOSET

KITCHEN

MASTER ENSUITE DINING ROOM

MASTER BEDROOM LIVING ROOM

of luxurious living THE EXTRUDING ROOM

2,254 sq ft. $1,803,200 unit

TYPICAL RESIDENTIAL SUITE SCALE 1:100

OUTDOOR TERRACE


13

... & experience the space that no other place can offer...


14


15

CULTURA ON BLOOR

the luxury condo of high culture

cultura condominium branding strategy booklet. 2010.


TU TO RIA LS AL

CI

SO TS

EN

EV

AP WO PLIC RK ATI SH ON OP S

PROFESSI NETWORK


ARCHITECTURAL NETWORKING.

M CO

PE

T TI

IO

NS

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTURAL STUDENTS

IONAL KING

promotional poster for the American Institute of Architectural Students at school. 2010. (24”x 36”).


FLAGSHIP GRAND OPENING QUEEN ST W. SPRING 2010

leisurely + shopping = ? le SHOP WITHO WITHOUT EVER HURRYING AGAIN. ENJOY YOUR RETAIL ENVIRONMENT.


tr


9

11

Section

8 10 2 1

5

4 6

7

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

the Peninsula Eco-Zoo (bird habitat) stormwater & water from washrooms filtration system eco-friendly pond greywater to washrooms greywater to adjacent stores stores (see Floor Plans) plant wall on railings rooftop ventilation hvac shafts photovoltaic panel system

3

ROOF TOP Mechanical Room

4TH FLOOR Yoga & Pilates Center

Outdoor Patio

Gallery

Security Room

Childcare Facility

3RD FLOOR Patio + Cafe Men’s Wear

Outdoor Patio Record Store

Men’s Changeroom

2ND FLOOR Patio + Cafe

Outdoor Patio

Private Label Houseware

Janitor’s Room

Local Boutique

GROUND FLOOR Window Display

Cosmetics

Women’s Wear + Accessories

Winter Garden

Women’s Changeroom

Mechanical Room

Service Elevator

Stock Room

Fire Exit Stairs


retail concept store renderings for seed9 magazine (featured on http://www.poorbutsexy.ca/?p=229); permission by seed9 photography. 2009.


Rye’s HomeGrown Harvest Party y

Come and

join the party!

Thursday Sept 15, 2011 12 PM-2 PM

55 Gould Street (outside Ryerson Student Centre)

RSVP by Sept 9, 2011: ryeshomegrown@ryerson.ca Refreshment and samples from the garden will be provided! in partnership with:

for Ryerson University: digital invitation ad. 2011. (8.5 x 11).


life gives you Lemons...

When

inspirational photography art for my future website; mom and I posing. 2011. (8.5 x 11).


UNICEF education design challenge the

essentialmat for

                

                              

                                                     


A B C 2

1

Step 1: Elevated seat Mode Tighten straps to form the elevated seat mode; Pull strings A & D forward; this will cause the other straps (B and E, respectively) to tighten

D

Detailed connections of the buckles

E F 1 2

Knotting forms the ends

1 3

Detailed connection

3

detailing & assembly

Step 2: Mat Mode Pull strap B & E, letting the elevated seat loose; this will cause straps A & D respectively to untighten and create the mat

3-dimensional connection detail of 2

Step 4: Basket Mode Connect the buckles together (see connection detail between 1 & 2 ).

fixed length

adjustable length

Connect the extra strap from the top buckle connection to the bottom buckle connection; this will form the basket s handle

3 Step 3: Mat Transition Mode Bring all the straps to the other side of the mat. Roll the mat as designated by the white arrow in the diagram

Generalization of the strapping system of the mat







for INDEX international competition: the essential mat. 2010.


turn on


the

voronoi lamp [a lamp inspired by nature]


[ how to assemble ] A

ASS

D A

C

B D A

D

C

A

B

[

1 B1

A1

D1

+

D1 A1 C1

C1

B1

B1

+

C1

METAL TABBING

A1

A1 + B1

A1

C

B

B1

A1

D1

C1 + D1

B1

2 B2

A2

+

D2 A2 + B2 A2

REPEAT

D2

A2 C2

C2

B2

C2

+ B2

D2

C2 + D2

[

]


SEMBLE FROM M

A

A

1

2

1

3

2

3

]

FROM TOP TO BOTTOM

A1 + B1

C1+D1

A1+B1

C1+D1

3 B3

A3

+

D3 A3 + B3 A3

REPEAT

D3

A3 C3

B3

C3 C3

[

]

+

B3

D3

C3 + D3

digitally fabricated lamp using black matte board, rice paper and aluminum tabs. 2010.


china. beijing. great wall. artkey 798. forbidden city. mao`s portrait. wangfujiang night market. scorpion skewers. qinghua university. bird’s nest. water cube. temple of heaven. huge parks. train ride. xian. city wall. biking. shaanxi history museum. big goose pagoda. terra cotta warrior museum. emperor’s royal baths. sketchy train ride. chongqing. yangtze river boat cruise. ghost towns.

JOURNEY TO MY ROOTS. SUMMER PHOTOGRAPHY 2010. memories of a lifetime. three gorges dam. yichang. moji hill. yiling square. karaoke. university of yichang students. xingshan. hefei. authentic spicy food. anhui UNESCO sites. xidi village. hongcun. street food. suzhou. tong li water town. shanghai. pudong. the bund. nanjing road. shopping at night. xintiandi. qibao. tianzifung art district. yuyuan. souvenirs. zhujiajiao. puxi. shanghai world financial tower. jin mao tower. expo 2010.


end? summer study abroad photography. 2010.



For the James Lee Foundation