Category Archive: Christina Lapiccirella

Study Model

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Photo Gallery for Banksy’s Balloon Girl

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This Gallery is to show the reconstruction and explorations that relate to Banksy’s Balloon Girl and the theme of negative and positive space.

Explorations for Stacie Building

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  Within the open space between Stacie and the University Centre is an instalment created by Banksy for Catwoman. Banksy is known around the world for his witty graffiti art, revolving around anti-capitalism,… Continue reading

Catwoman’s Tool for Successful Work

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Work for my super character is whatever pleases her. If she desires to steal something from someone, she will go ahead and do so. If she wants to save Gotham city from those… Continue reading

Stacie Building as New Proposed Site

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After completing more research on campus,  I have learned that the Stacie building is a much better choice to put the installation because of the more open space between Stacie building and the… Continue reading

Library: Can Catwoman steal from it?

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I have chosen the library for my site model for many reasons; it’s a popular place where Banky would like to build an installation, enough valuable items for Catwoman to steal and in… Continue reading

Catwoman and Banksy working together?

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Name: Catwoman ID: Selina Kyle Number: 953841268751 Wanted: Theft Crimes:389 Location: Unknown   Catwoman, a woman who is known for her good and bad actions throughout the city of Gotham, asked a famous… Continue reading

Catwoman, Super-hero or Super-villain?

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Selina Kyle, or better known as Catwoman is a cat-dressed vigilante who is known as both a super-hero and super-villian; being on which ever side gives her a prize in the end. Selina could… Continue reading

The Thinking Hand Moving Into Negative Space

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The Thinking Hand written by Juhani Pallasma is a type of read that can really open up one’s eyes into what architecture really is. The main theme of the book explains how our hands… Continue reading

Reflection on Midterm Presentation

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On February 14th, I had the pleasure my midterm project on Banksy in front of three critics, two being professors in our studio and other being a practicing architect. I was nervous to… Continue reading

Theme Exploration of Banksy

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As I finished my previous project of recreating Banksy’s Flying Balloons girl, I strongly saw the theme of negative vs. Positive space. I saw this theme though the way he creates all his… Continue reading

Artist Analysis: Banksy

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  Within this blog post I will be talking about the artist analysis of Banksy and his artwork Flying Balloons Girl. The formal context of this work includes the smooth look of the… Continue reading

Reconstruction of Banksy’ Flying Balloons Girl

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The image that I recreated was Flying Balloons Girl. The original image can be found on a wall in West Bank Israel. Banksy has a very easy process when creating his pieces. Before the… Continue reading

Banksy

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(Banksy 2005) (Banksy 2005) (Banksy 2001) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Otc7JWuJoG4 (Banksy 2001) My initial reaction to seeing Banksy’s work was me being in complete shock and amazement. I was in shock because of how powerful each of his… Continue reading

The Walking World

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For my act of measurement project I chose to measure footprints we leave in the snow everyday. Imagine the outdoors after a snowfall, the soft white ground; it looks absolutely perfect with no… Continue reading