ALTLIFE

BYRACHEL SIM JING XIHOO SI QI PERRINE 21st century technological advancements have metaphorically shrunken the world and allowed for global transpatiality. The introduction of virtual reality (VR) has intensified this phenomenon, augmenting two-dimensional social media platforms and providing an alternative to physical gathering spaces. Through the process of research, experimentation and observations, #ALTLIFE seeks to…

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VOID DECK 3.0

BYCHEW KENG ONN (KONN)LAW KAIXIANG Embracing this shift in nature of interaction is Void Deck 3.0, our Mixed Reality systemic framework that aims to bring back the sense of place identity to void decks which has abraded over time, using holograms, preconditioned upon the existing physicality of void deck spaces. Placemaking, virtually, is achieved by…

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T/MEMORY

BYSHIRLEY LIM AMANDA WEE With the rise of digital nomads, flexible mobility and travel is becoming a trend in the world. Places of transit are thus increasingly relevant and forms a big part of our spatial-temporal experience in the future. Yet, most people view transit time as dead time. These places of transit are often…

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PALZONE

BYAHMAD NAZARUDDIN B ABDUL RAHIMMARCUS SIM BEI YI Due to their mobility and transience, digital nomads find maintaining intimate relationships with both friends and lovers alike challenging, often ending in loneliness. To mediate this, Palzone aims to use technology to redefine intimacy for digital nomads, through augmenting time and space. This is attempted through diminishing…

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RESONANCE

BYTAN ZIWEITHOMAS POH JIA MING Resonance was conceived with the need for a therapeutic realm to seek refuge from the overwhelming stresses and connectivity of our tech driven society. Resonance is a virtual reality landscape realm that runs on ubiquitous hardware of everyday users such as smartphones. The landscape realm is pieced together by the…

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Exhibition : We Are Millennials, Mobilised | 5-10 December 2019

Through embracing the mindset of technologically-adept and multi-mobile millennials, the Master of Architecture student projects featured here explore the ways in which the current generation optimise digital affordance, social media connections and online resources to redraw a new everyday experience. At a time when hybrid reality is becoming the norm, where the virtual and digital…

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NUS-YONSEI Workshop | 21-24 August 2019

In the second week of the semester, our M.Arch 1 students from WE ARE MILLENNIALS, MOBILISED! flew to Seoul for a joint workshop with the Yonsei University, Department of Architecture. Five Yonsei University architecture students, Year 4s and 5s, joined us as our Korean counterparts during this intensive four day workshop. The NUS students were…

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WE ARE MILLENNIALS, MOBILISED!

Introducing our M.Arch 1 students for this AY19/20 Semester 1 Options Studio WE ARE MILLENNIALS, MOBILISED! – Marcus, Naz, Rachel, Perrine, Shirley, Amanda, Ziwei, Konn, Kaixiang and Thomas! The studio brief can be read here in our previous post. Over the course of the semester, students worked in pairs to investigate these new subjectivities arising…

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