Faculty of Design

Environmental Design

Environmental design is creating environments for people including architecture, urban planning, retail spaces, landscape and interior design. In this program, students learn research, analysis, design and presentation. Students learn how to take their ideas and turn them into real plans and designs.
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Saleena Rattansi
Saleena Rattansi

Environmental Design

Saleena Rattansi

“I'm seeking to reconnect people with the natural environment. I believe design transforms awareness. Learning from our landscapes is an important tool we need to cultivate and creating connections to outdoor spaces is a way of doing that, it allows... More

Venice (Haodong) Chen
Venice (Haodong) Chen

Environmental Design

Venice (Haodong) Chen

“Enjoy the Journey. ”

Kiran Matharu
Kiran Matharu

Environmental Design

Kiran Matharu

“Planning, creating and re-designing public spaces and dwellings inspired by biological mimicry to improve the environment as well as alter our way of life, can be seen as evolved design. Designing with greater consideration of the consequences... More

Peter Bianchin
Peter Bianchin

Environmental Design

Peter Bianchin

“ Looking forward to the future of architecture, design, and development throughout the world. ”

Joel Bott
Joel Bott

Environmental Design

Joel Bott

“At my core, I believe structures should be designed to help foster change within their surroundings and positively affect the people that engage with them. These spaces should contribute to our collective well-being, creating purposeful... More

Janai Redman
Janai Redman

Environmental Design

Janai Redman

“Have you thought about what public space really is, means and embodies; or the benefits and harms stitched into it? Promises of the public realm often differ from the social and spatial realities of these places. Step into my work to begin... More

Caroline Small
Caroline Small

Environmental Design

Caroline Small

“I am interested in nature because I feel as though I am heavily influenced by it. The connection between urbanism and nature has always intrigued me and I want to be able to improve both. ”

Coonal Dowlot
Coonal Dowlot

Environmental Design

Coonal Dowlot

“Architecture and design can alleviate the environmental, social, and economic impacts of climate change on human health. A thorough knowledge of the places and users we design for not only allow us designers to create mindful spaces but also... More

Ruqayyah Khan
Ruqayyah Khan

Environmental Design

Ruqayyah Khan

“A community is like trees in a forest. They come together, grow together, and eventually create something beautiful. ”

Tarryn Thompson
Tarryn Thompson

Environmental Design

Tarryn Thompson

“Design should be thoughtfully expressed while creating a quality-filled human experience to ultimately arrive at a union between beauty and functionality. I am driven to create buildings and spaces that embody genuine and lasting value, and embrace... More

Yingqi Xu
Yingqi Xu

Environmental Design

Yingqi Xu aka. Catherine

“Yingqi Xu is a current architectural designer who seeks for further professional architecture education and practices. She aims to design from the history, the environment and our time to create future projects. ”

Shahaab Khan
Shahaab Khan

Environmental Design

Shahaab Khan

“We find ourselves at a crossroads in the realm of architecture and design, at a time of crisis, it is imperative that we make decisions that have the potential to benefit our community, the ecosphere, and the society at large. ”

Mena Hameed
Mena Hameed

Environmental Design

Mena Hameed

“Critical care in architecture and urbanism is a starting point for not giving up on the future entirely ― Fitz, Krasny, Critical Care - Architecture & Urbanism For A Broken Planet ”

Elizabeth Sullivan
Elizabeth Sullivan

Environmental Design

Elizabeth Sullivan

“I plan on using design to assist people in reconnecting and interacting with each other and with the environment around them, rather than focused on their phones. ”

Hala Al Hadeethi
Hala Al Hadeethi

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Environmental Design

Hala Al Hadeethi

“I wish to bring the spaces I see and the experiences I have in my dreams to life. ”

Chalisa Polpanumas
Chalisa Polpanumas

Environmental Design

Chalisa Polpanumas

“I am interested in designing universal interior and public spaces to enable equal opportunities for everyone to enjoy and utilize the space. ”

Khalid Hassan
Khalid Hassan

Environmental Design

Khalid Hassan

“Preoccupied with the ways in which climate and technology present alternative value propositions within building practice. ”

Stacy Florendo
Stacy Florendo

Environmental Design

Stacy Florendo

“Designing is about going outside your boundaries. The feeling of unease can create beautiful outcomes ”

Zoe Chan
Zoe Chan

Environmental Design

Zoe Chan

“Avidly ruminating and reimagining how the spaces and environments that the built form we live within has placed us, and what it has obstructed us from, for better or for worse. ”

Kaitlin Grundy
Kaitlin Grundy

Environmental Design

Kaitlin Grundy

“Learn the Past, Design the Present, and Create the Future ”

Mackenzie Southey
Mackenzie Southey

Environmental Design

Mackenzie Southey

“Designing with nature and developing sustainable design ideas improve everyone's lives. After years of spending my free time skiing, canoeing, and enjoying the outdoors, I understand how important access to the natural environment is for people's... More

Marina Shchekacheva
Marina Shchekacheva

Environmental Design

Marina Shchekacheva

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Michael Cole Oriel
Michael Cole Oriel

Environmental Design

Michael Cole Oriel

“I believe it is our responsibility and duty as environmental designers to do our best to ensure that our work, in every aspect, will provide the highest degree of service to all and nature. ”

Farhan Dhanani
Farhan Dhanani

Environmental Design

Farhan Dhanani

“one eye open, observing the world, and the other eye closed, seeking within - Max Ernst ”

Kaleman Silva
Kaleman Silva

Environmental Design

Kaleman Silva

“I'm seeking to reconnect society with the environment, augmenting it's beauty through appropriate architectural interventions, with a hint of fun. ”

Benedict So
Benedict So

Environmental Design

Benedict So

“As the world continues to become more of a global community, so too should architecture. The overlapping of residential, commercial, and recreational spaces will foster interactions and strengthen the connections between people. After all,... More

Jean-Sebastien Vachon
Jean-Sebastien Vachon

Environmental Design

Jean-Sebastien Vachon

“Architecture and Design should be for everyone. I believe that when a space can benefit an entire community, that is where our work can be at its most meaningful. Bringing together people and nature is what I strive to accomplish. ”

Karen Manganaan
Karen Manganaan

Environmental Design

Karen Manganaan

“My goal is to implement sustainable ideas in my design to improve our environment and our future ”

LinJuan Dai
LinJuan Dai

Environmental Design

LinJuan Dai

Yasmin Khosravi
Yasmin Khosravi

Environmental Design

Yasmin Khosravi

“Design has the capability to compel emotion. I aim to positively influence experiences and inspire creation within a built environment. ”

Muyi Yang
Muyi Yang

Environmental Design

Muyi Yang

“Architecture has always been a bridge between people and mother earth. Architects have the duty to bring a better environment to all. The tool is in our hand now, ”

Liam Greenlees
Liam Greenlees

Environmental Design

Liam Greenlees

Fawzi Ghabayin
Fawzi Ghabayin

Environmental Design

Fawzi Ghabayin

“If we need nature more than it needs us, then sustainability becomes an ethical obligation responsibility more than a luxurious meaning we pursue. ”

Emma Wang
Emma Wang

Environmental Design

Emma Wang

“My main focus was to create a new and fresh idea for what therapeutic space is. ”

Triman Grewal
Triman Grewal

Environmental Design

Triman Grewal

“I am an engaged, participatory and self-driven designer who draws upon my education to create unique work that adds value to a project and creates an impact in the society. ”

Matti Haddad
Matti Haddad

Environmental Design

Matti Haddad

“I am on a journey to understand how this world works and how various systems help it, and I strongly believe that architecture and design have so much untapped potential, not just for the built future environment, but for everyday life. ”

Prateek Shrestha
Prateek Shrestha

Environmental Design

Prateek Shrestha

“I personally believe that biomimicry in architecture will allow us to design spaces that not only help one's overall health and well-being but also build a more sustainable and carbon neutral future. Because as we seek more sustainable solutions to... More

Caleb Chow
Caleb Chow

Environmental Design

Caleb Chow

Ziyao Jiang
Ziyao Jiang

Environmental Design

Ziyao Jiang

“Observing the world through architecture is something that interests me a lot. ”

Fada Haider
Fada Haider

Environmental Design

Fada Haider

“Architecture is a field that is extremely fascinating to me. I have this innate desire to explore how it is possible for science and technology to enhance the overall performance of building in both and social and environmental architecture, and... More

Seon Hyeong Choi
Seon Hyeong Choi

Environmental Design

Seon Hyeong Choi

“Wth honesty, diligence, wisdom, and gratitude, make my own way. ”

Reina Okumura
Reina Okumura

Environmental Design

Reina Okumura

Dennis Avgerinos
Dennis Avgerinos

Environmental Design

Dennis Avgerinos

Alexia Filipopoulos
Alexia Filipopoulos

Environmental Design

Alexia Filipopoulos

Wui Yi Liang Li
Wui Yi Liang Li

Environmental Design

Wui Yi Liang Li aka. Audrey

Grace Hotchkiss
Grace Hotchkiss

Environmental Design

Grace Hotchkiss

Tania Pirzadeh
Tania Pirzadeh

Environmental Design

Tania Pirzadeh

Ghazal Elmizadeh
Ghazal Elmizadeh

Environmental Design

Ghazal Elmizadeh

Hailey Deklerck
Hailey Deklerck

Environmental Design

Hailey Deklerck

Ade Abegunde
Ade Abegunde

Environmental Design

Ade Abegunde

Sharareh Pirouznia
Sharareh Pirouznia

Environmental Design

Sharareh Pirouznia

John Tanwangco
John Tanwangco

Environmental Design

John Tanwangco

Sunny Mohie
Sunny Mohie

Environmental Design

Sunny Mohie

Shuhao Zhang
Shuhao Zhang

Environmental Design

Shuhao Zhang