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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M.Arch 1 NUS AY2019/20

M.Arch 1 Options Studio AY 2019/20 Semester 1WE ARE MILLENNIALS, MOBILISED … imagine our digital connectedness in terms of bodies extending across space, but we might also suggest that the spaces between us have collapsed, that, in virtual terms, we’re crawling all over one another.  Laurence Scott, The Four-Dimensional Human (2015) This mission, should you…

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M.Arch 2 NUS AY2019/20

M.Arch. Thesis Supervisor StatementLIFE IN THE FOURTH Can there be an “artificial culture” as there is an “artificial intelligence,” if in fact “culture” means the implicit and ambiguous – and also dream, art, feelings, meaning and value? Our robotic machines have acquired sight, hearing and touch, but…thought is not the same thing as calculation, nor…

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