Roman Rojas

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Roman Rojas is a singer/songwriter living and working in New York City. We met on the dance floor and talked about politics while dancing to merengue at what use to be called Barazza. After a few months of discussing music … Continue reading

Mozi Wall

An Illustration of a wall made of many small low resolution cameras © 2012 . All rights reserved.

Mozi Wall is an experimental paper wall that takes low resolution photographs as passerby’s or participants walk by it. Mozi is the name of a chinese philosopher who referred to the camera obscura as a collecting plate. Each of these … Continue reading

Flicker In the Wind

Wind Harnessing Canopy © 2012 . All rights reserved.

Flicker in the wind is a canopy that has three functions: To provide shade during the day, light at night, and harnesses wind energy all day long. During the day it provides shade from the sun while at night it … Continue reading

Lavendar Lake Art Factory

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Lavendar Lake Art Factory was an ideas design competition for a New York City owned site in the Gowanus Canal. This art factory would contain private/shared art studios, a storefront gallery/bar, analog/digital shops, and live/work spaces for artist in residence. … Continue reading

Peel

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Peel is a surface that breathes. When the air quality and temperature sensors that are hooked up to it reach a threshold that is not good for us, humans, the wall stops breathing. It stops living. Each unit has diagonal … Continue reading

In The Wind

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In the Wind is a collaboration between Nelson Ramon and myself. We started with wanting to make something that would harness energy. We came across the Windbelt and desired to comprehend the assembly of parts and how these could be … Continue reading

City On Edge

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City On Edge is a collection of photographs exhibited at 15 Nails Gallery at 315 Hudson, New York, New York. The collection comprised of a book, contacts, and a video. The collection investigates the beauty of everyday life in peripheral … Continue reading

Children’s Hospital Of New York

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The Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital Pediatric Emergency Department is a project that I worked on while at Davis Brody Bond. I worked closely with both David Williams (Firm Partner) and Marc Massay (Project Architect/Project Manager) to carry the new … Continue reading

En El Río (In the River)

Proposal of projections along the river of Zaragoza for the Paseo Project Competition © 2012 . All rights reserved.

En el Río is an interactive proposal for the city of Zaragoza, Spain in collaboration with Manuela Garreton and Mercedes Blasco. Our proposal sought to create a conversational space along the river Ebro, where the people of Zaragoza could discuss … Continue reading

The Embassy of South Africa

Image of the South African Embassy from the back © 2012 . All rights reserved.

The Embassy of South Africa is a project that I worked on in 2009 while at Davis Brody Bond. I worked closely with both David Williams (Firm Partner) and Marc Massay (Project Architect/Project Manager) along with our DC office to … Continue reading

Plastic of the Feuture

Plastic of the Feuture © 2012 . All rights reserved.

Plastic of the Feuture is a collaboration between Marcela Godoy, Sukmo Mong Koo, William Jennings and I. We were asked by The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to research, prototype and re think of a means to create sustainable models … Continue reading