ARCHILIBS | Architecture ad libs

experimental design lab exploring the visual construct in architecture

G.A.P | Geometric Auto-Poiesis [ + ]

Earthbound Plane[toid]

Earthbound Plane Perimetric Fields series, 2018     theoria | elements  

a study in red…

e-Motional Fuss... a study in red e-Motional Spaces series, 2018   A study in movement and balance   theoria | elements  

Appurtenance

Appurtenance Structural Plasticities series   theoria | elements  

Aeolian Millponds

Aeolian Millponds Relict Mindforms series     theoria | elements  

A.C.T | Architectural Consumption Tactics [ + ] 

Exploded Parts #01

Exploded Parts #01 Kit-of-parts series, 2018 Exploded Isometric.   This worm's-eye view permit the viewer to peer upward into the building.   theoria | elements    

Formal Section #02

Formal Section #02 ///// Formal Section(s) series ///// 2018 sketchbook, micron pen   theoria | elements  

Unlaced

Unlaced ///// Anatomy of a Section series ///// 2018 Unlaced: Unfolding Elevation   theoria | elements  

Orange Elevation

Orange Elevation Now You See Me series, 2018     theoria | elements  

D.R.A.W | Descriptive Representations of Architectural Wonders [ + ]

Rites of Passage: Liminality

Liminality Rites of Passage series, 2018     theoria | elements  

Seek and Hide #01

Seek and Hide #01 Rites of Passage series, 2018 Study drawing   theoria | elements  

The 5th Column

The 5th Column Social Columnate series, 2018   The pillar that undermines thoughts from within… theoria | elements  

Cloudbuster

Cloudbuster Terra Incognita series, 2017 https://youtu.be/-jVg4KGoMKc   theoria | elements    

P.O.P | Pictorial Ortho Projections [ + ]

Collapsed planimetry | study sketch

Collapsed planimetry 2018 study sketch     theoria | elements  

Line as Threshold | sketch #002

sketch #002 Line as Threshold series, 2017   theoria | elements    

Cogent Disembodiment

Cogent Disembodiment early studies   theoria | elements    

Helicoi[le]d

Helicoid Coiled Spaces series, 2017   Wrapping a surface, generated by a straight line, and moving so as to cut or touch a fixed helix. ink on paper theoria:

R.U.G | Resilient Urban Grounds [ + ]

Burghal Amalgam

Burghal Amalgam Chance Encounters series, 2018 ink on Mylar     theoria | elements

Three Meeting Points

Three Meeting Points Chance Encounters series, 2018   esquisse: ink on mylar   theoria | elements    

Urban Clutter I

Urban Clutter I ///// Urbane Charts series ///// 2017   Theoria | Elements  

Infobahn

Infobahn Space Paranoids series, 2017   theoria | elements      

A.G.E | Abstracted Geometric Endeavours [ + ]

Expel[led] v.1

Expel v.1 Stratigraphy series, 2018     theoria | elements  

Apparatus #01

Apparatus #01 Machinic Assemblages series, 2018 Materialized space as its object...   theoria | elements  

Becomings #01

Becomings #01 Machinic Assemblages series, 2018 Becomings involve entering into assemblages or complex aggregates...   theoria | elements  

Liminal Gyration

Liminal Gyration Dis-Orientations series, 2018     theoria | elements  

M.E.R.Z | Montage Explorations of Randomised Zygomorphism(s) [ + ]

Corrugation v.1

Corrugation v.1 Plait Surfaces series     theoria | elements  

Architectural Space #01

Architectural Space #01 Without Trace series, 2018   theoria | elements  

Jamais vu

Jamais vu Dream House series, 2018     theoria | elements  

In Contrast To

In contrast To Rule Of Thirds series, 2016   theoria | elements

A.N.D | Architectural Notation Drawing [ + ]

Floorplan[s] V.2

Floorplan V.2 Notations: Floorplan series, 2016  Shadow and poché theoria | elements  

Floorplan[s] V.3

Floorplan V.3 Notations: Floorplan series, 2016   Blueprint style theoria | elements  

T.A.P | Tracing Architectural Palimpsest [ + ]

Composite Elevation[s] V.02

Composite Elevation V.02 Notations: Elevation series, 2018   Composite elevation/section   theoria | elements  

insitu[ism] #02

insitu #02 Insitu-action-ism series, 2018   Insitu-action-ism on a partial section of the Palazzo Caprarola, Viterbo   theoria | elements  

insitu[ism] #01

insitu #01  Insitu-action-ism series, 2018   Insitu-action-ism on a partial section of the Hôtel de Ville, Paris   Theoria | Elements  

F.A.T | Form[al] Architectural Topographics [ + ]

Outcrop Surface[d] v.3

Outcrop Surface v.3 Aformal Plateaux series, 2018     theoria | elements  

Outcrop Surface[d] v.2

Outcrop Surface v2 Aformal Plateaux series, 2018     theoria | elements  

Outcrop Surface[d] v.1

Outcrop Surface v.1 Aformal Plateaux series, 2018     theoria | elements  

Under-surface[d] v.1

Under-surface v.1 Aformal Plateaux series, 2018     theoria | elements  

A.D.D | Actionable Descriptive Diagrams [ + ]

Design-drawing process

Design-drawing process dias series, 2017 The design-drawing process begins with two-dimensional expressions in the form of orthographic sketches and drawings. These multiview drawings are which help us accurately examine...

20 Great American Grids Side-by-side

20 Great American Grids Side-by-side dias series, 2017   Like the nationwide dream, it foreshadowed, the American grid promise was at once mythical and foundational: a utopian...

Conceptual Study: Movent Flow #02

Conceptual Study: Movent Flow #02 Project: The Derive of Discovery, 2008 Movent Flow diagram   theoria | elements  

On Form: A Matrix of Formal Vocabulary

On Form: A Matrix of Formal Vocabulary DiaLOGs series, 2015 A collection of operational terms used to describe movement and action in architectural form. Working as a...

M.O.P | Morphological Operative Projections [ + ]

Conceptual model + abstract site massing V.10

National Discovery Museum Project: The Derive of Discovery, 2008   Conceptual model + abstract site massing V.10     theoria | elements  

H.I.P | Hybrid Informational Processes [ + ]

3×3 Panel Presentation Mosaic

3x3 Panel Presentation Mosaic Project: The Derive of Discovery, 2008   Mosaic presentation format; nine collated A1 boards.   theoria | elements  

Eco-Membrane: 4 long presentation board[s]

Eco-Membrane: 4 long presentation board Pin-Up series, 2007   Hand-drawn, Photoshop   theoria | elements  

B.E.S.T | Bodily Eccentric Spheral Transcripts [ + ]

The Architect’s Riddle

The Architect’s Riddle Spatial anatomies series, 2007   Theoria | Elements  

M.i.N.D | Madness in Neoplastic De(line)ation [ + ]

Horizontal Composition[s] V.2

Horizontal Composition V.2 Horizontal Composition series, 2014 4 in 1   theoria | elements  

Horizontal Composition[s] V.5

Horizontal Composition V.5 Horizontal Composition series, 2014 4 in 1   theoria | elements  

Cross grid Composition[s] V.2

Cross grid Composition V.2 Cross grid Composition series, 2014 6 in 24     theoria | elements  

Horizontal Composition[s] V.1

Horizontal Composition V.1 Horizontal Composition series, 2014 1/5 in 20   theoria | elements  

F.L.O.P | Floor Lay Out Plan[s] [ + ]

Black on White: Plan #12

Plan #02 Black on White series, 2016     theoria | elements  

Duotones: Red Plan #01

Duotones: Red Plan #01 Plan Duotone series, 2016     theoria | elements  

Black on White: plan #01

Plan #01 Black on White series, 2015   theoria | elements  

Plan-Poché v.01

Plan-Poché v.01 Plan-Poché series, 2015   theoria | elements  

M.A.T | Mapping Abs-Traction(s) [ + ]

Bangkok: Geo-urban context

Bangkok | analysis, and mapping of the city Project: The Derive of Discovery, 2008   Site Analysis: Geo-urban context. Field Diagrams   theoria | elements  

O.D | Over Drawn [ + ]

[Form]al Study #01: positive/negative space

al Study #01: positive/negative space al Graphic Study series, 2016   By exploring positive/negative technique, like the continuous line technique, helps to see and represent the object...

[Form]al Study #01: High contrast

al Study #01: High contrast al Graphic Study series, 2016   High contrast technique uses black and white with no intermediate tone to create form. All values are represented...

[Form]al Study #01: construction lines

al Study #01: construction lines al Graphic Study series, 2016   Construction line technique is used here to explore and reveal the structure of the form.     theoria | elements  

[Form]al Study #01: monotone

al Study #01: monotone al Graphic Study series, 2016   The monotone technique requires only one value of a colour. The layering of several coats of the...

A.T.L.A.S | Aery Tectonics: Liminal Architectural Structures [ + ]

Tetrahedron Floe

Tetrahedron Floe Tectonic Landscapes series, 2014     theoria | elements  

Barren Twists

Barren Twists Tectonic Landscapes series, 2014     theoria | elements  

Framed agglomeration

Framed agglomeration Tectonic Landscapes series, 2014   theoria | elements

B.I.D | Building in Detail [ + ]

Window[s] D.12

Window D.12 Visualising Bits & Bolts: Window series, 2017 notation, shade on flat detail   theoria | elements  

Sur-faced: Cladding Block Vis #01

Block Vis #01 Sur-faced: Cladding series,  2012   Block visualisation: elevation with plan and section detail. Flat colour and crisp line drawing.   theoria | elements  

Sketchy details: Comp. #01

Comp. #01 ///// Sketchy Detail series ///// 2007 Composition board. Collection of detail sketches, ink drawing and coloured in Photoshop.   theoria | elements  

P.E.N | Platonic Elemental Natures [ + ]

Pinholes

'Pinholes' The Circle series, 2015   theoria | elements        

The Four faces of a Circle

Four faces of a Circle The Circle series, 2014 This illustration utilises the line as a structural device for shape finding, in this case, the circle.   theoria | elements  

M.E.T | Modular Equip Tesselation[s] [ + ]

Building Blocks: Hexagonal Tessellation study #031

Hexagonal Tessellation study #031 Building Blocks series, 2013   theoria | elements    

Module Study XVI

Module Study XVI Building Blocks series, 2012 Form + Structure     theoria | elements  

Module Study XI

Module Study XI Building Blocks series, 2012   Form + Structure   theoria | elements    

SK.i.P | SKetch in Place [ + ]

Edinburgh city #09

Edinburgh city #09 Scotland, 2017 sepia on paper     theoria | elements  

Rome’s Coliseum

Rome's Coliseum Rome sketchbook, 2015   ink on paper   theoria | elements  

Fred and Ginger

'Fred and Ginger' Prague Sketchbook, 2004 Dancing House, or Fred and Ginger, is the nickname given to the Nationale-Nederlanden building on the Rašínovo nábřeží in Prague, the...

Se de Lisboa

Sé de Lisboa, 2003 Travel Sketchbook: Lisbon '03, Portugal ink on paper   theoria | elements  

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