Platforms of Visibility: Exploring legibility through the contemporary Latin American city

A thesis towards the degree requirements of M.Arch I
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Advisor: Felipe Correa
May 16, 2013

Platforms of Visibility: Exploring legibility through the contemporary Latin American city

Quito Centro Histórico: Urban Legibility and Rhythm Analysis via Timelapse Photography

Thesis Research
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Advisor: Felipe Correa
Spring 2013

Quito Centro Histórico: Urban Legibility and Rhythm Analysis via Timelapse Photography

Mapping Imageability: Caracas, Venezuela

Thesis Research
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Advisor: Felipe Correa
Spring 2013

Mapping Imageability: Caracas, Venezuela

Mapping Imageability: Quito, Ecuador

Thesis Research
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Advisor: Felipe Correa
Spring 2013

Mapping Imageability: Quito, Ecuador

Mapping Imageability II: Medellín, Colombia

Thesis Research
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Advisor: Felipe Correa
Spring 2013

Mapping Imageability II: Medellín, Colombia

Mapping Imageability: Medellín, Colombia

Thesis Research
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Advisor: Felipe Correa
Fall 2012

Mapping Imageability: Medellín, Colombia

Mapping Quito, Ecuador: The Draped City

in collaboration with Mariusz Klemens
A Line in the Andes: Rethinking Quito through its Subsurface
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Felipe Correa, Spring – Summer 2012

Mapping Quito, Ecuador: The Draped City

Kenzo Tange’s Yoyogi Olympic Arena

GSD 6311: Innovative Construction in Japan
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Advisor: Mark Mulligan
Spring 2011 – Summer 2012

Kenzo Tange’s Yoyogi Olympic Arena

Cloudscapes + The Geomorphically Constrained City: Timelapse photography in La Guajira Peninsula and Medellín, Colombia

Recipient of a 2012 Penny White Award, Harvard GSD
Recipient of a 2012 DRCLAS Term-time Research Travel Grant
Proposal documentation
in collaboration with Nathan Shobe, Spring 2012

Cloudscapes + The Geomorphically Constrained City: Timelapse photography in La Guajira Peninsula and Medellín, Colombia

Taking Stock: Strategically Manipulating Plywood

GSD 6427: Advanced Fabrication: Informing Form
Instructors: John Nastasi + Rachel Vromon
Collaborators: Timothy Pingree, Nicolas Rivard, Alex Shelly
Spring 2012

Taking Stock: Strategically Manipulating Plywood

Quito through the lens of Timelapse Photography

in collabration with Nathan Shobe and Mariusz Klemens
A Line in the Andes: Rethinking Quito through its Subsurface
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Felipe Correa, Spring 2012

Quito through the lens of Timelapse Photography

Hill and Water House

GSD 1302: Landscape (Hill and Water) House, Options Studio
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Wang Shu
Fall 2011

Hill and Water House

Queens Station

GSD 1202: Fourth Semester Core Studio
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Thomas Schroepfer
Spring 2011

Queens Station

HYBAR

Not Just a Container
Competition Entry
in collaboration with Nathan Shobe
Spring 2011

HYBAR

Mapping Barcelona, Spain

GSD 1202: Fourth Semester Core Studio
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Thomas Schroepfer
Spring 2011

Mapping Barcelona, Spain

Mapping Villa El Salvador, Peru

GSD 1202: Fourth Semester Core Studio
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Thomas Schroepfer
Spring 2011

Mapping Villa El Salvador, Peru

New Boston Center for Music, Dance, and Drama

GSD 1201:Third Semester Core
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Jonathan Levi
Fall 2010

New Boston Center for Music, Dance, and Drama

Tapered Circles

GSD 2107: Digital Media I + II
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Instructors: Andrew Witt + Chris Hoxie, Fall 2010
in collaboration with Jill Doran

Tapered Circles

Brooklyn Seeside

suckerPUNCH
Competition Entry
in collaboration with DCPParquitectos
Summer 2010

Brooklyn Seeside

Archifice: A Sukkah for the City

Sukkah City
Competition Entry
in collaboration with DCPParquitectos
Summer 2010

Archifice: A Sukkah for the City

Explorations

GSD 2308: Drawing in the City of Rome
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Instructors: Jennifer Riley, T. Kelly Wilson
Summer 2010

Explorations

Wall

GSD 1102: Intro to Design and Visual Studies in Architecture
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Eric Howeler
Spring 2010

Wall

Brick

GSD 1102: Intro to Design and Visual Studies in Architecture
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Eric Howeler
Spring 2010

Brick

Lock Building

GSD 1101: Intro to Design and Visual Studies in Architecture
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Elizabeth Whittaker
Fall 2009

Lock Building

Hidden Room

GSD 1101: Intro to Design and Visual Studies in Architecture
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Elizabeth Whittaker
Fall 2009

Hidden Room

Lodged House

GSD 1101: Intro to Design and Visual Studies in Architecture
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Elizabeth Whittaker
Fall 2009

Lodged House

Venturi House Tape Project

GSD 2101M1: Visual Studies
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Instructor: T. Kelly Wilson
Fall 2009

Venturi House Tape Project

Elevator Intervention

GSD 1101: Intro to Design and Visual Studies in Architecture
Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Critic: Elizabeth Whittaker
Fall 2009

Elevator Intervention

Catskills_demonstrative ecopolis

Client: re:char
Proposal
in collaboration with DCPParquitectos
February 2009

Catskills_demonstrative ecopolis

El camino

Latin America
Summer 2007 – Winter 2009

El camino

Connections: A Redesign for Bond Street Station, London

Senior Thesis
Princeton University
Carles Vallhonrat (Advisor), Jesse Reiser (Second Reader)
Fall 2005-Spring 2006

Connections: A Redesign for Bond Street Station, London

London Underground

London, England
January 2006

London Underground

Build-up Animation

ARC 374: Computing and Representation
Princeton University
Instructor: Eric Schuldenfrei
Fall 2005

Build-up Animation

Pixelated Transcience: Internet Experience

Independent Design Studio
Princeton University
Instructor: Carles Vallhonrat
Fall 2005

Pixelated Transcience: Internet Experience

Lounge Chair

Independent Design Studio
Princeton University
Instructor: Jesse Reiser
Spring 2005

Lounge Chair

Shadow Installation

ARC 204: Introduction to Architectural Thinking
Princeton University
Instructor: Paul Lewis
Spring 2003

Shadow Installation