Friday, March 23, 2018

DSA/SHADE sponsor AIA Honolulu Pecha Kucha

Architecture Month Kick-off - PechaKucha: Night of Design Presentations
When: Thursday, April 5, 2018            5:30pm-8:00pm
Where: AIA Honolulu Center for Architecture            828 Fort Street Mall            Suite 100            Honolulu, Hawaii  96813             United States
Contact: AIA Honolulu                      (808) 628-7243

Under the thematic umbrella of “Community: Design Matters,” AIA Honolulu will celebrate with a Pecha Kucha night on Thursday, April 5 from 5:30 to 8pm at the Center for Architecture. 
Please help usher in Architecture Month with presentations by AIA member architects, interior designers, educators, fine artists and writers in the fast-paced Pecha Kucha-style: a total of 20 slides per presenter with only 20 seconds of commentary per slide.
  • Michael Ah Chong
  • Fred D'Angelo
  • Renee Espiau
  • Kris Goto
  • Kris Jugueta
  • Bundit Kanisthakhan
  • Emiko Miyazawa
  • Tim Schuler
  • Woody Simpson
  • Brian Wolf
Register: Please register online for planning purposes. Walk-ins welcome!
Mahalo PechaKucha Sponsors:


Wednesday, November 8, 2017

ENVISIONING HUMANITARIAN: Engagement in the Tropics

A talk by Dean Sakamoto, November 10th, 3:45pm 

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Master of Environmental Design Program at the Yale School of Architecture
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 6:30pm to Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 4:30pm
Hastings Hall See map180 York Street
New HavenCT 0651

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Kukuiula Hawaiian Modern House 

Construction is nearly complete at the DSA designed new Hawaiian Modern house Hale Ike Mala (love of the garden) at Kuikuiula on Kauai island. Dean Sakamoto, FAIA developed this unique place-specific house and site design in collaboration with landscape architect Joel Kurokawa, ASLA of KI Concepts. Kelly Stone Architects is the architect of record and Philpotts is the interior designer. 

See Jeff Brink's fantastic video walk through at

Jeff Brink image above

For more info on Kuikuiula see