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PLAY TAXONOMY (2017)

PLAY TYPES, PLAY FACILITATORS, ORGANIZER

A quick exercise analyzing different play types and the things that facilitate them.


geometric Cup (2017)

SLIPCASTING, MOLDMAKING, MULTIPLES

A cup design utilizing simple geometries to answer ergonomic questions.

 


A Glance at new zealand (2016)

LANDSCAPE, ANIMALS, NATURE, TRAVEL, DIGITAL

A compilation of images taken in New Zealand in 2016.


A LITTLE RIDER: 360° SCOOTER (2016)

SCOOTER, PROTOTYPING, USER TESTING, PLAY PATTERNS

The development of a ride-on for toddlers generated through research and user testing.


Upholstered entryway bench (2016)

PATTERN MAKING, Wood working, REady-To-Assemble

A  ready-to-assemble entryway bench made from red oak.


Bolt Side Table (2016)

prototyping, Wood WOrking, Metal Working

A concept for a side table that emphasizes the conncections between a table surface and its supports.


MINIMAL CHESS SET DESIGN (2016)

MACHINING, COLD-ROLLED STEEL, MANUFACTURING, SOLIDWORKS

A chess set designed based on the prominent features of each individual piece.


CAD COMPUTER MOUSE (2016)

RHINO, SOLIDWORKS, ORTHOGRAPHICS, SURFACES

A computer mouse designed utilizing strategies working between SolidWorks and Rhino.

Textured Plate and Bowl Set (2017)

SLIPCASTING, MOLDMAKING, MULTIPLEs

A bowl and plate set reflecting the visual and tactile relationship of texture in positives and negatives.


vegetable table décor (2017)

slipcasting, moldmaking, multiples

Various vegetables created from the process of slipcasting.

 

 


LEAF CHAIR (2016)

Bent Lamination

A two-part chair created with a series of plywood laminations. Finished with polyurethane.


4-Hour Design Challenge (2016)

ROCKER, TODDLERS, PROTOTYPING, WORKS-LIKE, USER TESTING

An exercise in creating quick a works-like model for user testing and concept development.


POLYSTYRENE FOAM FORM STUDIES (2016)

MATERIAL EXPLORATION, FORM ANALYSIS

A series of forms investigating the idea of playfulness.


Socks side table (2016)

prototyping, Wood working

A side table designed for children that offers a playful way to be customized.


RESISTANCE KICKBOARD (2016)

TRAINING EQUIPMENT, USER TESTING

A kickboard reinvented to better suit the needs of a professional swimmer.


MECHANISM PROJECT: MARBLE MACHINE (2016)

MECHANISMS, CAM SYSTEMS, WOODWORK

A continuously looping marble machine.

Slipcast Pouring Vessel (2017)

SLIPCASTING, MOLDMAKING, MULTIPLES

A playful pouring vessel investigating the action of pouring and its experience.


MY RED CHAIR (2017)

Upholstery, WOOD WORKING, Pattern making

A plush chair inspired by a settee design. Created from scratch with a combination of both traditional and modern upholstery techniques.


shaka: Building blocks for preschoolers (2016)

TOY, BUILDING BLOCKS, MONTESSORI, PLAY PATTERNS

A reinvention of building blocks to include sensory feedback in addition to basic play patterns.


WATERING CAN DESIGN (2016)

BRAND ANALYSIS, PROTOTYPING

A watering can designed for Alessi.


SWIVEL SIDE TABLE (2016)

prototyping, WOOD Working, machining

A concept for a side table that uses simple connections for a clean, sophisticated look.


Flat-Pack Cardboard Stool (2016)

Material exploration, prototyping, model-making

A 16" tall cardboard stool made out of one sheet of 4' x 8' cardboard.


MACHINING (2016)

MANUFACTURING, LATHE, BRIDGEPORT

A compilation of metal projects manufactured from stock material.


CONNECTION PROJECT (2016)

SOLIDWORKS, RAPID PROTOTYPING, 3D PRINTING

A toy concept developed in SolidWorks and grown into a physical prototype.


MULTI-FUNCTIONAL WALLET (2016)

CARDHOLDER, LEATHER, STAINLESS STEEL, HANDMADE

A minimal wallet design exploring quick accessibility and utility.


WOODEN BOTTLE STOPPERS (2016)

FORM STUDIES, WOODWORK

An exploration in the form of bottle stoppers.


A basswood carving of a gazelle created from a single piece of wood.


A materials investigation in tin-plated steel sheet stock.


A concept for a timer using a pendulum.


ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING (2015)

CHARCOAL, LIVE MODELING, HAND-DRAWN

An exercise drawing live models exclusively with straight lines.


CAMOUFLAGE PROJECT: RECEIPT DRESS (2014)

FOUND OBJECTS, CONSUMERISM, SOCIAL COMMENTARY

A dress made of receipts, commenting on the excess of consumerism.


VOLUME PROJECT: SKIN AND STRUCTURE (2014)

BACKPACK, MODULES, HANDMADE, MIXED MEDIA

A backpack exploring modularity and asymmetry.


A GLANCE AT SINGAPORE (2013)

ANIMALS, PEOPLE, NATURE, DIGITAL

A compilation of images taken in Singapore in 2013.



An exploration in applying keywords to the design of salt and pepper shakers.


ALUMINUM PLATE STUDIES (2015)

MATERIAL EXPLORATION

A materials investigation in aluminum sheet stock.


Various studies exploring the limitations of the wooden lathe.


A collection of work from Design Principles I.


WOODEN EGG TOOL (2015)

REINVENTING, EXPLORATION, WOODWORK, UTILITY

A tool invented to break an egg, remove its shells, and beat it.


LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE: THE PLACE (2015)

FILMMAKING, DOCUMENTARY, RESEARCH, FILM ANALYSIS

An in-depth exploration in landscape and film, applied to an abandoned warehouse in Rhode Island's Provisions Warehouse District.


ANAMORPHIC PROJECT (2014)

OPTICAL ILLUSION, LARGE SCALE

A sculpture involving an optical illusion spanning five floors.


ANIMALS (2014)

ANIMALS, DIGITAL

A compilation of images of animals.


A GLANCE AT HONG KONG (2013)

PHOTOJOURNALISM, PEOPLE, ANIMALS, DIGITAL

A compilation of images taken in Hong Kong in 2013.



FACEPLATE TURNINGS (2016)

LATHE, TABLE SAW, DADO, MATERIAL EXPLORATION

An exploration in the process of faceplate turning.


A concept for a cooking tool developed to aid in the production of shrimp tempura rolls.


A plant holder created from laminations of a single curve.


An exercise in using hand tools to shape a wooden disc.


FREQUENCY (2015)

TIME, SPACE, RELATIONSHIPS

A video exploring the time invested in everyday activities and their relationships to one another.


JITTERBUG (2015)

FIDGET TOY, WIRES, REVERSE ENGINEERING

A study based on a pre-existing toy concept.


ABSENCE (2015)

BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY, 35MM, DARKROOM

A series exploring traditional black-and-white photography in relation to the theme of absence.


A GLANCE AT JAPAN (2014)

PHOTOJOURNALISM, TRAVEL, PEOPLE, NATURE, ANIMALS

A compilation of images taken in Japan from 2013-14.