Category Archive: Vianca Vicente

Project 4: Reflection

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Over the course of the past few months, I’ve focused on Vhils as my architect and Venom as my tool of destruction. Together, they would create an architectural space that would work as… Continue reading

Project IV: Erosive Studio Space

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This current assignment focuses on the past artist analysis and becoming the architect of a place of work. The artist, Vhils, who is a Portuguese street artist, uses destruction as his technique and theme in art,… Continue reading

A destructive place of work

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For this current assignment, it focuses on my Portuguese street artist, Vhils, and the technique and theme of destruction being carried out into an architectural space. In many of Vhils’ work, he incorporates… Continue reading

Material, Site and Experience Explorations

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Material Exploration 1st Material: Air-dry clay with water For this experiment, I found this to very successful due to the results I have come too. During the experiment, I found that as I… Continue reading

Project 3 Reflection

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Project Description and Narratives/Sketches of Project 3: For Assignment 3, we focused on creating a “demountable place of work” for a super character, designed by the artist we analysed from Assignment 2. The… Continue reading

Client Exploration: Venom

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Thought Map of Venom-Vhils relationship with Work and Theme: Venom-Vhils mind map link  Past narratives/storyboard sketches Interpreting Work  I am interpreting “work” by demonstrating based off of a representation on Venom’s powers, and its capability… Continue reading

VENOM

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Analysis on Supercharacter The super character, Venom, is a typically a Symbiote character. A Symbiote is an external species that is a form of jelly-like features allowing it to form and morph its… Continue reading

The Thinking Hand Exploration Essay

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From reading Juhani Pallasmaa’s The Thinking Hand: Existential and Embodied Wisdom in Architecture, it brings out the importance of the human hand and its relation to artistic work. Primarily, it begins with the… Continue reading

Mid-Term Exploration Reflection

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In the review that took place this past week, I went over my exploration and analysis on my artist Vhils. I spoke out about what influences and techniques he uses. In further exploration… Continue reading

Destroyed Desires

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Damaged matter.

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For the theme I had chosen for this assignment was destruction and renewal  based off of a street artist, Vhils, and his work. I tried finding the similarities between the two themes, though,… Continue reading

Artist Analysis: Vhils

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Vhils Alexandre Farto, otherwise known as Vhils, is a Portuguese street artist. He has taken part of many different shows around the world, for example, his Scratching the Surface Series in Lisbon 2007… Continue reading

Reconstruction of the destruction

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Investigation Videos watched for analyzing Vhils’ technique: Scratching the Surface by Vhils Location: Torres Vedras, Portugal http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R2_tdw8lINE Graffiti Street Art – Vhils Location: Venice, Los Angeles, USA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uHgcrNrkoio Prior to the reconstruction of… Continue reading

Alexandre Farto AKA Vhils

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First impression and reaction to Alexandre Farto’s work:  The artist I was assigned was Alexandre Farto, otherwise known as Vhils. While browsing through his website of work, my initial reaction to seeing his… Continue reading

Dominance of the human hand

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“The act of measurement” As a recording of an act of measurement using the human body, I observed the way people hold writing tools, a pencil, pen and marker, with their dominant hand,… Continue reading