Yesterday, I finally graduated from the University of the Philippines with a Master of Interior Design degree. In this extra long post, I am pouring my heart filled with gratitude and happiness with everyone. It’s June 2018 and I really do feel like a whole new person since 2011, 2014 or even version 2017 of […]Read more "The Post-Graduation Speech"
We’re now into the second week of our Mid-Year Term and I thought about finally getting a post out there answering your questions in long-form. I think I like having a Curious Cat account for people who’d want to ask me their burning questions anonymously. Passion is a tricky thing, especially if you think everything […]Read more "Passion in Arki"
Hello! I’ve recently opened a Curious Cat account. and I’ve been getting interesting questions on there. Since there’s some time for me to do new content: here is my own version of a podcast x slides. Ask me questions!Read more "Welcome back: In three minutes"
It’s the semester (yet again) for another round of Research Methods in Architecture. Here’s one of my slides for the class showing and briefly explaining the different parts of a UST-Arki Thesis Proposal. People ask me what I do for fun — sometimes, it’s this.Read more "Thesis Proposal Info-Slide"
Before the academic year started, some changes were made to renovate the UST Beato Angelico Building — all thanks to our UST-Arki Admin family. Along with the alterations, came the new Architectural Design Studio changes. It’s been an interesting year. A bit of friction, a few steps forward. Now I haven’t been writing about current […]Read more "Almost a year into some changes in the Arki building"
I’ve been saving all my writing energy for my thesis. The past year felt like I was looking out, but not really. The patterns are beautiful, I can see that light — but I can’t really see what’s out there. It’s been a beautiful 2017 but I’ve kept myself focused for this thing. Length of […]Read more "Writing my Thesis Book"
This is very first UAPSApan video (out of three parts?) by this year’s batch of the United Architects of the Philippines Student Auxillary. I was invited along with other co-faculty, to talk about Filipino Architecture. How exciting, right? Now I know it’s a touchy subject that’s always seen as an argument without a definitive answer […]Read more "Boxing in Filipino Architecture"