DL03 2013SM Week 02

1 Review of W01 Assignments (Pinup)

Assignment 1.0

Based on your in-class sketch, create 1 parent icon and 10+ child icons, using Adobe Illustrator.  Lay them out in a 11×17” sheet of paper, print it out, and bring it to the next class.  Do not add any text to the layout.  Also, upload the image to your page of this website.

Important things to consider are:

  • Simplicity
  • Clarity of meaning
  • Consistency among family

Assignment 1.1

Site information

Collect as much of information about the site, and bring to the next class.

  • Photos
  • Street view screencaptures
  • Maps of many different versions
  • Public transportation information
  • Solar orientation information
  • Climate information
  • Site traffic
  • Site history
  • Programatic distributions

Assignment 1.2

A diagram of you (Print 11×17″ color)

Create 1 diagram of who you are.  You can choose to combine following criteria:

  • Friends / Social circle
  • Places you have lived / visited
  • Musical / Filmic preferances
  • Your hobbies
  • Favorite designers
  • Timeline of your life
  • Transitions of your hairstyle

2. Student Presentations

  • OMA / CCTV // Louis
  • OMA / Seattle Library // KT Healey

3. Site Diagram (Big)

Lecture on Location Mapping Diagrams (Big)

You can download Illustrator Map of LA from here

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Category discussion

  • What to map? / How does it support your argument for the project?
    • Demographics
    • Economy
    • Transportation
    • Political tendency
    • Movement

4. Illustrator Tutorial standard-tube-map

Drawing Tube Map


Assignment 2.0

Urban Site Diagram

  • At least incorporate 4 different types of information
  • You can choose to put them in 1 to 4 diagrams
  • Create a diagram, which will support your project
  • Scale can be city, continental, or global
  • Print the on 1 11×17” sheet for pinup next week


Next week’s presentation:

  • w3:
    • OMA / Casa de Musica // Josh Woo
    • OMA / PRADA LA // Sohyun Kim

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