157 NOIA Magazine, Issue 3 ‘States’ / Center for Archival Interpretation
Writing, drawings, and related research contributed to this issue investigating the ‘fluidity and manipulable nature of states’ and their function as ‘conceptual and physical constructions of borders’
10 New
156 HUSH / North American Airport Terminal Experience Design
A design system of architectural, scenographic, and interface components as a confetti of sets and stages for temporal and permanent art interventions; adaptive reuse of the quintessential liminal space, towards spaces of intentionality, privacy, respite, and reflection
0 Ongoing
154 Center for Archival Interpretation / Journal of Alternative Archives
Dossier surveying exhibition display methods and formats, proposing speculative reconstructions, performances, and other methods of un-archival and reinterpretation applied to films, recordings, and other media in the public domain
0 Ongoing
153 INDEX #2 ‘FREE’
Print publication series based on continual remix from an open-source, controlled library of writing, art, and design. Issue #2 explores what we observe as enabling, inhibiting, using, and defining the idea of ‘free’ and related qualities of living today
37 New
152 INDEX #2 ‘FREE’ / AIGA 365 Editorial Design of the Year
Winner of the 365: AIGA Year in Design, Editorial Design category; the American Institute of Graphic Arts advocates for and practices all forms of communication design, from print to web to service to spaces, physical to virtual
1 New
151 INDEX #2 ‘FREE’ / TDC Certificate of Typographic Excellence
Winner of the TDC69 Awards, Typography category for publications, editorial, and books; the Type Director's Club is an international organization devoted to typography and type design, founded in 1946 in New York City
0 New
150 OMA New York / Various Projects
Architectural design of various projects with the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) and its research division AMO in New York; concept development to detailed design through collaborative maquettes and drawings
2 New
149 OMA New York / Mori Landscape Scenography Tokyo
Architectural, scenographic, and landscape design of a multi-use outdoor event space in Tokyo; concept development, art direction, and drawings for a system of reusable, lightweight components reconfigurable to support programs across changing seasons, and scales from seating to pavilions
0 New
148 OMA New York / [Confidential] Flagship Store North America
Architectural design of two contrasting forms for a store that visibly emphasizes a gradient of uses across both elevation and plan from temporal to permanent, exhibition to retail, shopping to dining, capsule to terrace, public to private client; drawings and presentation maquettes at 1:200 scale
0 New
147 OMA New York / ‘Gathering’ Monograph
Architectural and graphic design for a forthcoming issue of a monthly magazine on architecture and urbanism from Tokyo; research, original drawings, data visualizations, and editorial layouts for featured spreads, with Sophia Choi and Niki Farfel
0 New
146 OMA New York / Villa Lānai Honolulu
Architectural design of a private summer residence, guest house, and restaurant on the southern coast of Honolulu, Hawaii; presentation maquette at 1:96 scale, art direction, drawings, and collages refining material selection, lighting, and related experiential properties for a single family and guests
0 New
145 OMA New York / Living Memorial Pavilion
Architectural design of a multi-use pavilion as living museum and memorial, a landscape for reflection, archival, and un-archival; drawings, diagrams, collages, and related research; competition entry
0 New
144 OMA New York / Centre Pompidou North America
Architectural design of the Centre Pompidou’s first North American partnership, adapting the historic Pathside and adjacent buildings of an existing community college in Jersey City’s Journal Square to support a program emphasizing hands-on art education; concept, process, and presentation maquette at 1:48 scale
0 Ongoing
143 OMA New York / Metabolist Museum Scenography Tokyo
Architectural design of a site-specific, large-scale, multi-channel environment repurposing ceilings, floors, and other outdoor surfaces of a museum in Ryogoku, Tokyo; presentation maquette at 1:50 scale, testing enclosures, projections, lighting, material selection, and related experiential properties
0 Ongoing
141 Junya Ishigami + Associates / Various Projects
Architectural design of various projects with junya.ishigami+associates, based in Tokyo, Japan; concept development to detailed design through collaborative maquettes and drawings
1 New
140 Junya Ishigami + Associates / EXPO 2025 Osaka Pavilion
Architectural design of a pavilion for the 2025 World Exposition in Osaka, Kansai, Japan; 1:1, 1:30, and 1:100 scale maquettes, iterating on form, acoustics, light, and related structural and experiential properties
0 New
139 Junya Ishigami + Associates / Winter + Summer House
Architectural design of a single-family house with artist residency reusing dry masonry in the French countryside; small gardens and courtyards connect autonomous units dividing the program by seasonal use; concept development and 1:200 maquettes
0 New
138 Junya Ishigami + Associates / Box Pavilion
Architectural design of a pavilion created to be reinterpreted, reassembled, and reinstalled in any location; concept generation through 1:100 to 1:25 maquettes and drawings
0 New
137 Junya Ishigami + Associates / Garden Restaurant
Architectural design of a restaurant nestled in between private gardens in Nishiazabu, Tokyo, Japan; 1:10 and 1:15 scale maquettes
0 New
136 Nipponbashi Gallery / Farris + Vicente ‘Mistranslations’
Exhibition identity design for an architectural exhibition by Ken Farris and Alexandre Vicente investigating the imperfections, limits, and opportunities in converting forms of representations into reality; at Nipponbashi Gallery, Osaka, Japan
4 New
133 Paprika! Vol. 8, Issue 4 ‘Figments’ / Abstract Machines
A journal entry in graphic notation as a score to be (re)performed; drawing and text contributed to this issue of a monthly newspaper broadsheet published by the Yale School of Architecture and Yale School of Art
8 New
132 267 Frozen Ridge Road / U-Farms
A networked school shares infrastructure to restore farming in the Hudson Valley; invoking the American pastoral brand language, adaptive building typologies privilege evolving ecological needs, redirecting eco-tourism to seed intentional communities for the restoration of dispossessed land; with Feifei Zhou and Galen Pardee at Columbia GSAPP
9 New
131 Rewilding the Orchard
Traversing the apple's many entanglements with history and folklore, from Johnny Appleseed to apple-picking agritourism, this proposal readapts existing farm infrastructure to house related nonhuman actors in a re-wilding plan; research and drawings in collaboration with Erisa Nakamura, with Feifei Zhou and Galen Pardee at Columbia GSAPP.
0 New
130 Un-archiving LA
Research, design, and forthcoming exhibition of techniques for new readings and interpretations of film and television archives in LA, in collaboration with UCLA, the Academy of Motion Pictures, the American Film Institute, and the Center for Visual Music; with Felicity Scott and Mark Wasiuta
0 Upcoming
128 Mutable Type #3 / Unitized Terracotta
A prefabricated unitized curtain wall system integrating 3D printed terracotta cladding and its imperfections, rethinking labor automation and building aesthetics; with Katerina Gregoriou and Tashania Akemah at Columbia GSAPP
3 New
127 Fun Palace II
Modular assemblies embracing temporality and decay to generate intuitive play; an architectural design process training artificial intelligence deep learning models to generate playgrounds and buildings using natural materials; with Tashania Akemah for Columbia GSAPP
5 Upcoming
126 The Earthen Calf
A proposal for an art installation giving form to ritual as process, for the creation and (re)use of earthen materials; visitors progress from space to space in a performance delineated by a continuous surface from floor to ceiling, open on all sides; designed to adapt to rooms of varying dimensions
1 Upcoming
125 Mutable Type #2 / Building Systems
Computationally designed, modular, scalable, mortarless block systems; new geometries designed for use with natural bio-based materials, (as alternatives to) brick, and concrete masonry units (CMUs); ongoing research, building technology, GSAPP Natural Materials Lab
0 Ongoing
123 Columbia GSAPP / Natural Materials Lab
Promoting equitable design using natural, low-carbon, and non-toxic building materials; crafting new ways to understand and imagine environmentally sustainable futures by fostering connections across the arts, humanities, and engineering; design and curatorial graduate research, with Lola Ben-Alon
1 New
121 Mutable Type #1 / Printed Matter
An ongoing series of books that design themselves, computationally generating printed matter that self-publishes via print-on-demand services, self-propagating using existing and emerging market systems
81 New
120 Manifestos
Ongoing print and digital compendium of manifestos created from other manifestos, generated by the deep learning language model GPT-3, investigating bias, agency, and authenticity
212 Upcoming
119 Google Material You / Brand Interface
Interface design for the next generation of the Material Design system, launched on the flagship Pixel smartphone; visual and interaction design, in collaboration with Material Design, Seed Studio, and related product teams
44 New
118 Embedded Intelligence
An ongoing series of drawings and diagrams that seek to research, reveal, and repurpose algorithmic bias and other embedded intelligence within systems, tools, and processes of today
6 Ongoing
117 CultureHub Re-Fest 2022 / Re-Unification
Single-channel video featured in a custom-built 3D environment, alongside a conversation hosted by ITP’s Adjacent Journal, amongst 133 other artists in this global art & technology community exhibition founded by SeoulArts & La MaMa
123 New
115 NEW INC + National Endowment for the Arts / Hybridity
Research publication from NEW INC's Hybrid Practice track and the NEA, an ongoing dialog with hybrid practitioners straddling art and commerce, making work for equity and social impact, arts, and technology; with Penelope Phylactopoulos and Eric Moed (oopsa)
4 Upcoming
112 NEW INC / Hybrid Practice
New projects and collaborations with the New Museum of Contemporary Art's incubator committed to projects for social impact, addressing issues of data privacy, climate, access, education, and labor
1 Ongoing
110 Temporary Public
Proposal for a site-specific public art installation enveloping elements of nature, blurring inside with outside, permanent with temporary, public with private; in progress
27 Updating
109 INDEX #1 / FLAT
Print publication series based on continual remix from an open-source, controlled library of our own writing, art, and design; with Virgilio Santos and Marc Shillum. Issue #1 explores what we observe as the flattening, flatness, and related qualities of living today
19 New
103 SPACE10 / Soft Clocks
Giving physical form and tactile feedback to good routines and cycles towards the improvement of global mental health; private and public, individual and community; open-source, collaborative, and customizable; in contribution to The New Everyday Life residency
15 New
102 CultureHub Re-Fest 2020, New York and Los Angeles
Selected books from Universal Constructors exhibited as shared works between NYC and LA, as part of the theme Re-Generation, March 12–14
13 New
099 Rote Press
An artist-run independent publisher of printed matter, software, and recordings based on open-source modification of existing and new works
25 Ongoing
097 Magic Leap / Olympic Pavilion
Strategy and design of brand systems, interfaces to installations, digital to physical, for spatial computing; multiple projects and collaborations; creative director, experience design
20 Updating
092 Whitney Museum of American Art / Studio Party Identity System
A system based on shifting color channel separation and additive mixing, for CMYK and RGB, print and digital media, invitation and signage
9 New
091 Whitney Museum of American Art / Mobile Guide
Multimedia guide designed for multiple permutations of visitor needs, including American Sign Language and kids, in a variety of tours, i.e. group, tandem, and self-directed; pre/during/post visit; multiple languages
13 New
088 Micro-Utopias
Mixed-media installation design and build; concept, strategy, 2D/3D design, coding, writing; with Form& New York in collaboration with IAMW17, Barcelona
56 New
087 Xu Posters
A print series made from all variants of my surname, as noted by Wikipedia
2 Upcoming
086 Surface Vol. 1
Paintings made with acrylic on canvas, linen, wood, and other materials
3 Upcoming
085 Color Field No. 1
Ambient lighting for homes, personal devices and other environments, matching circadian rhythms with complementary color hues per time of day; for Related Works
0 Upcoming
080 Shows
A book of photographs taken in New York City from 2007 to 2011 at shows, with David Chee; photography, print design and publishing
18 2018 01
070 Imprint/Graph
Max/MSP/Jitter video installation for Brooklyn Designs
71 2016
068 14 Commerce Street
Building design and proposal for a gallery and rotating artist's residence in New York City, with Parsons School of Constructed Environments
29 2015 07
067 Light Assembly No. 1
Kinetic sculpture assembled from two projectors, a prism, and actuators to create continuously changing compositions of light and sound using physical blending, layering and warping of primitive shapes
2 2015 06
066 967 × 13 Posters
A series of 13 printed posters representing each movement in a 967 second live audio performance, each poster visualizing the sound's changes within the space and time of the recording session
16 2015 01
061 13 × 10 Chair
CNC fabricated modular chair system in plywood, digital representation and fabrication
11 2014
057 BMW Guggenheim Lab / Participatory City
Large video installation for the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, with Yotam Mann, as Collective Assembly
24 2014 01
048 Bushwick Open Studios / Woods
Audio and video loops of a newsprint catalogue created from sounds and stills captured from its printing process
8 2012 06
047 Arts in Bushwick / Bushwick Open Studios Event Program Design
Bushwick Open Studios is a self-organized, all-volunteer art festival which takes place every June in Bushwick, Brooklyn; event program print design, with Collective Assembly
4 2012 05
035 Regeneration.011 / Rejenerasyon.011
A Selection of The Web Biennial Revealing The Poetics and Politics of Net Art
226 2011 03
023 Quoth ####.#.############
A generative audio/visual work composed of links and pure tones, included in The Web Biennial 10 at the Istanbul Contemporary Arts Museum
2 2010 01
019 R/GA Offsite Installation
An interactive installation that generates graphs per user in real-time; visualizations of each person's unique skillset, collaborations and tenure; with Kumi Tominaga at R/GA
13 2009 09
007 Middle Ground
A series of photographs focused on one-point perspective, made in Shanghai and Beijing, China
18 2006 10