Review of W01 Assignments
Assignment 1.0 – Precedents Research (10-page pdf digital)
Put together a 10-page slide show of existing store research, and make sure you include following info:
- Site location and how design respond to site context
- Brand analysis
- Overall concept of the store
- Spatial / programmatic organization
- Strategy analysis on design (form / material / color / fixture / circulation)
Assignment 1.1 – Brand Exploration (10-page pdf digital)
Present information about the brand:
Assignment 1.2 – Brand Abstract (one 11×17 sheet)
Draw a diagram or painting that reflects the key value of the brand. It needs to be an abstract interpretation.
- Big – Global / City Scale
- Medium – City / Neighborhood Scale
- Small – Building / Block Scale
- Who are the users? Age / Gender / Occupation / Income
- What are their behavior?
- What makes your target users different from other brand’s?
- Why this target user group is appropriate for your brand?
Fashion Operation Exercise
Assignment 2.0 (four 11×17″ sheets)
Site Diagram (Observation + Analysis)
- Create 3 separate site diagrams with 3 different of information.
- 1 Urban Scale
- 1 Block Scale
- 1 Building Scale
- Create a new diagram(s) based on readings of your research diagrams
- Address all the important issues related to your project (at least 4+)
- Represent them in a sigle diagram or separate diagrams
Target User Diagram (Observation + Analysis)
Assignment 2.1 (five 11×17″ sheets)
Fashion operation boards
- Pick 5 iconic garments from your designer
- On base photo layer, add your analysis of how the garment was produced
- Add sketching to the sheet
For Next Week:
*Bring 5 materials each for study models. Go to SCI-Arc store and fashion district, and find materials that will be useful for fashion operations.
- Steel mesh
- PVC sheet
- Museum board