Bachelor of Architectural Design
Semester 2, 2017

Studio leader(s)

  • Jonathan Podborsek

Speed and Agility Training for Architects

A chop shop is a location or business which disassembles stolen automobiles for the purpose of selling them as parts. The term originated from the practice of building a car from two halves, welded together.

In a chop shop, time is of the essence...

CHOPSHOP studio will offer students the opportunity to hone their design skills through weekly design exercises exploring a variety of scales, briefs, disciplines, and techniques. Flexibility and adaptability in design, production and approach.

This studio is suitable for students who wish to increase their productivity and prepare for the workforce. Students will build a skill base beneficial for future studios.

Each week students will be graded on the following deliverables:
-a mini essay [100 words]
-a drawing exercise
-a design exercise

This studio is not for the faint-hearted.

Mondays 15:00 - 18:00
Thursdays 15:00 - 18:00