• Culture Cultures UNBUILT: Culture Cultures Featured in this week’s UNBUILT post, is Zherui Wang’s Coney Island Life Screen project. Check out his 3D model here. Zherui Wang Pratt Institute School of Architecture Lee and Norman Rosenfeld Award for Best Thesis Critic: Jason Lee, Michael Chen In Collaboration with Molly Mason   “We are only being offered one particular story […] Ian Beck No responses November 16, 2017
  • IN-Accessible by Ke Li IN-Accessible by Ke Li Ke Li SCI-Arc (Southern California Institute of Architecture) Advisor: Elena Manferdini Even though buildings do not literally speak, they are not necessarily silent. They communicate through signs and representations. People are told by buildings where the entrance is. It is odd then that the need to communicate accessibility seems to outweigh […] Meghan Barrett No responses May 25, 2017
  • Urban Cosmetics Urban Cosmetics Designer: Oscar Abrahamsson Institution: SCI-Arc Critic: Elena Manferdini Website: www.oscarabrahamsson.com Urban Cosmetics is a proposal for a new home for MASP (Museo de Arte Contemporaneo) in São Paulo. It utilizes the blankness of explicit geometric shape, urban décor and adornment, and new ideas of the urban ground in creating a museum that lowers the […] Meghan Barrett No responses May 23, 2017
  • Submissions for Unbuilt Unbuilt: Highlighting Innovation in the world of 3D Design At Modelo, we are working to create a platform for architects and designers from around the world to seek inspiration and share their accomplishments.  As the world of 3D design continues to mature, the speed of innovation and creativity has been accelerating with it. Users have […] modeloAdmin No responses May 5, 2017
  • Marine Research Complex Shahira Hammad Marine Research Complex – Alexandria, Egypt Undergraduate thesis project – 2008 Arab Academy for Science and Technology, Alexandria, Egypt Advisors: Magdy Mousa, Amira El Nokaly, Ahmed Bahaa The aim of the project was to create a mixed-use research complex that acts as an integral node of the multidisciplinary field of marine sciences in […] modeloAdmin No responses April 11, 2017
  • Aerial Station La Paz Aerial Station La Paz Lisa Wolf La Paz, Bolivia University of Applied Arts Vienna Studio Greg Lynn The project is an aerial transportation hub that pulls functions across multi-leveled loops above the city. This new civic building features an interwoven three dimensional streetscape that is blending interior with exterior and provides framed views to the […] modeloAdmin No responses January 9, 2017
  • Collaborative Commons Collaborative Commons – Post-Capitalism in the Valley of Fire Kevin Rosenberg University of Michigan, Taubman School of Architecture and Urban Planning Propositions Studio – Compressions, Substrates, and Control Brief: Collaborative Commons – Post-Capitalism in the Valley of Fire Faculty: Dawn Gilpin 2015 Using the Valley of Fire as a backdrop, Nevada’s relentlessly inhospitable desert-like environment […] modeloAdmin No responses December 3, 2016
  • UNBUILT: Fractured Veins UNBUILT: Fractured Veins  Design Team- Luke Prifogle + Dane Stokes PennDesign 2014 Studio Instructor- Hina Jamelle Structural Adviser- Daniel Brodkin | Principal ARUP | NYC Structural Adviser- Matt Jackson | ARUP | NYC Fractured Veins is a mixed use tower located in West Chelsea that holds retail, commercial, residential, and luxury that combines structural elegance with striking aesthetics. […] Ian Beck No responses December 1, 2016
  • Grid II Grid II Designers: Kaiho Yu & Aaron Choi Advisors: Russell N. Thomsen & Dylan Krueger Co-Advisors: Marcelo Spina, Devyn Weiser, & Darin Johnstone   Click and hold to rotate model. Created by partners Kaiho Yu and Andrew Choi, is a beautiful mesh of how a structure’s core and envelope beautifully intertwine in a relationship of […] modeloAdmin No responses November 2, 2016
  • Alienation Alienation Yike Peng GSAPP, Columbia University Academic/ Individual Work 2013 Spring Semester Director: Juan Herreros + José Aragüez When you change the use of something, actually you change the definition of it. This process can be considered as a kind of alienation. In this project, changing the basic use of architecture elements is a new […] modeloAdmin No responses October 3, 2016