SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE
UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI AT MĀNOA

December 13, 2016

2016 Spatial Explorations Design Competition

Competition and Jury Event on September 29, 2016

Arch 101 Basic Design Studio

1st year BEnvD

The first year basic design studio displayed over 500 models that explored a variety of materials, volumetric operations and spatial qualities for the inaugural “Spatial Explorations Design Competition”. Each student presented one drawing, eight models and a brief description of their investigation. A jury of guest critics selected three noteworthy projects. The first prize was awarded to: “Square Splendor” by Reid Kaneshiro. Nathan Nishimura received the second award with his project titled “Flux” and “Incomplete Cubes” by Sean Nada received third prize.

The students were guided by Assistant Professor Karla Sierralta together with Teaching Assistants Vincent Au, Matthew Kubota and Jayna McClaran.

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Selected Student Models

ʻĀKALA

MELE

ʻŌLENA

PUKA

AKUA

MOKULELE

MELEMELE

PIKO

ALANUI

NI‘IHAU

HAWAI‘I

MALIHINI

HONU

ʻILIʻILI

HULA

‘UKULELE

UAHI

HALE

KAUA‘I

WAHINE

ONIPAʻA

KAMA‘ĀINA

MAKAI

LOʻI

KAHO‘OLAWE

HINAHINA

NALU

MOʻOLELO

NAHELE

IKAIKA

MAU LOA

HIKINA

HĀLAU

KEIKI

ʻAE

AUPUNI

HUI

UILA

ALI‘I

LEI

MAIʻA

HOKU

ʻUALA

LAUHALA

MANA‘O

MAKUA

MOKU

HOʻOKUPU

KOMOHANA

HAU‘OLI

PUKAANIANI

O‘AHU

KUPUNA

MOʻO

KĀNE

KANAKA

ʻILI

KALO

MAHINA

KEʻOKEʻO

HO‘OLOHE

POKE

LĀNA‘I

ʻŌHIʻAʻAI

NAʻAU

PAʻAKAI

MAKANI

IMU

ʻŌLELO

PUʻU

MOʻOPUNA

INOA

PAU

AKAMAI

AHI

HAPA

ʻŌMAʻOMAʻO

KUKUI

‘ĀINA

HANA

ʻUMEKE

WAI

‘OHANA

ʻULAʻULA

PAʻA

HEMA

ʻAWAPUHI

KULEANA

PUNA

WIKIWIKI

ʻAHI

UA

ʻAʻALA

MANAKŌ

ʻAʻOLE

PILI

HULI

HO‘OKIPA