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Urban Design Studio III Mid-Term Review on November 4th, 2019 at Manhattan Campus

Nov 05, 2019

‚ÄčOn November 4th, 2019, the Urban Design Studio III held its mid-term review. This studio constitutes the "capstone" demonstration of ability at the level of a Master's of Architecture Degree. 

Graduate students presened their work during mid-term reviews to a panel of young urban planners and architects. The topic for discussion and design was to suggest an urban scheme for the development of a coastal city in Shenshan, which is aspecial cooperation zone in China. The development proposed by students was mainly focused on the eco district principles with high density development keeping a vision for the year 2050

Jury:

  • Andrew Heid, Principal, NO ARCHITECTURE, SoAD Faculty
  • Jeannette Sordi, SoAD Faculty
  • Tawfeeq Ayman, Architectural Designer, Kohn Pederson Fox Associates PC 
  • Wenshuo Liu, SoAD Alumni

Students:

  • Naqeeb Mohammed
  • Rosario Foinquinos
  • Yuval Eynath
  • Ishan Shah
  • Smriti Jaiswal
  • Poornima Elangopandian
  • Maria Morales
  • Surabhi Kale