INTERACTING WITH THE ENVIRONMENT CREATES A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE TO ENGAGE THE WORLD.
As the FASHION GROUP, we are to investigate, research + experience Berlin through the lens of fashion. With this specific topic, we look forward to design a conceptual brand and develop a new retail space, based in Bikini Berlin. Not only will the brand reflect the culture of Berlin, the context of it's inhabitance within Bikini Berlin will take place in the year 2018.
Looking into the concept of a bicycle shop, With offers a new perspective to view what a bicycle shop could be. By highlighting and promoting the individual, With takes a bicyclists and develops a connection between the person and their city. With is a new way to create a collaboration between other bike fashion brands, by carefully curating various brands together based on the type of environment that a bicyclist would be in. With looks to bring a bicycist closer to their city by allowing for the clothes that they wear to be a representation of their home environment. With Bike Clothing Goods.
Institute of Science// San Francisco
The project showcases a development of an identity system for the Institute of Science// San Francisco. The process and research involved in the creation of this system, exploits the idea of exhibiting knowledge through science. The logo and the system behind it is carefully curated to bring a new perspective into framing content within its context.
Sixth Street Bridge — Book Narrative
Many people in Los Angeles don't recognize the monuments around them that define and give L.A. its identity. The Sixth Street Bridge is one of fourteen bridges in Los Angeles that span across the Los Angeles River. Looking to personify the history of the bridge, the book narrative draws a connection that reveals the Sixth Street Bridge as becoming a symbol for Los Angeles.
Sixth Street Bridge — Spatial Experience
Extracting the experience from the book narrative of the Sixth Street Bridge, the spatial installation created looked at developing a way to showcase the past, present and future of the Sixth Street Bridge. On one side, there is a personal moment that allows the individual to spend time with the content. On the other side, multiple individuals can have a more dynamic experience with the content. The activiation of the installation cannot happen with just one person, in order for there to be a holistic experience there must be an individual on both sides of the substrate, creating a bond / connection between the individuals.
Museum of Air + Space San Diego
Museum of Air + Space, San Diego caters to the history of flight and the technology that advances it. MAS is a truncation for the Museum of Air + Space, San Diego. The project is a rebrand of a cultural entity. The representation of this entitiy will be demonstrated through different mediums of designs. The transmediation of their new identity is translated into different platforms, which allows for different levels to communicate the essence of the museum.
Museum of Air + Space Spatial Experience
Looking at the idea of flight, the Museum of Air + Space houses various aircraft that explore and challenge how far man has come to achieve and innovate to achieve various ways of flying. The spatial installaion is showing a funnel that evokes an experience of going through the turbine engines of a modern aircraft. The content displayed flow through as if it were personifying the energy emitted by these powerful machines. An individual can walk through the installation revealing content with their presence. Each wall is suspended in a suspension system that mimics the early construction of wings on aircrafts during the First World War.
Inspired by blogs that curate creativity, Inter/ is an monthly editorial, which features artists and designers of all kinds in the attempt to show how anyone can be creative, as they combine multiple types of media and perspectives to develop something provocative. Every issue looks at a different subject matter highlighted by the use of inter- as a prefix words that will illustrate various ways to be creative.
The exploration of ideas is the key to my designs. This is a process book, based on creative strategies, that exploits my process in developing the right strategies to see into any problem and find something unique to attach to. The quick time frame allows for the solutions to be prototyped rapidly, while developing a strong concept that will resonate from the execution of each project. This is one out of the eleven projects that was worked on within the fourteen week course. The parameter is to 'Hack into Art Center's reality.' My goal was to spread color within the very monotone colored school atmosphere, as well as spread smiles around to increase the positive energy at the school.
ABOUT ME · I base a lot of my experiences from my background studying architecture and express my work by developing interactive + environmental touch-points. My designs are reflective of a concept, which describes the coexistence of two opposite entities/ideologies that are separate by nature, however in order to exist, they must support each other. I identify with new ways to engage the environment around us, one touchpoint at a time.
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