About Krysten Rhae Burton
This project was created by a team of four as an entry for the Disney Imaginations Competition 2014. Out of 231 entries we placed 3rd overall. The Prompt:...
Flickering Monolith “Monolith” suggests a singularity of substance, purpose and legibility, but architecture always bends toward the polymorphous -...
Many museums exist worldwide celebrating high art and the work of ages past. The art of popular culture, however, is often forgotten. It is seen in passing. It...
Rob & Vanna
Rob & Vanna from Krysten Burton on Vimeo. "Rob & Vanna" is a fictional exchange between the brilliant architect, Robert Venturi, tortured by his passion, and...
We live in a world that revolves around technology, where our interactions with ordinary objects are becoming ever more personalized and specific. In the pattern of...
What is it that makes a house feel like a home? Is it privacy, warmth, familiarity? Steel house explores the form of a contemporary house, made of contemporary...
Rumble Wall Section 2012 from Krysten Burton on Vimeo. Shredded Mass is about transforming the cladding system of SANAA's Dior building in the Omotesando...
Iluliaq from Krysten Burton on Vimeo. Iluliaq, the Inuit word for Iceberg, is the name of both the protagonist of this story as well as our resort. Based on...
When tasked with designing a car factory the largest hurdle to overcome is how to create a large, structurally viable space with minimal floor...
An exterior look at Gerrit Reitveld’s Schroeder House belies the complexity of the interior. The central staircase imbues the space with a spiraling centrifugal...
The Shakers are a unique religious sect founded in the American Northwest. They have devoted their time to painstakingly perfecting furniture and tools that embody...
The creation of these 3D printed ornament hats was driven by my desire to explore the possibilities of 3D printing as well as to produce thoughtful gifts for my...
Party Wall, Picture Window, Park
In this project multi-family housing and blended commercial/park space offer a sensitive solution to the high urban density of Watts in Los Angeles. Units or...
This page is a compendium of my various non-scholastic creative explorations over the years. They run the gamut from painting, to animation, knitting and...
Drawing inspiration from Marc Newson’s wooden chair, ribs guide strands through the atrium of the Broad Art Center at UCLA. The shape and articulation of the ribs...
Lutins Du Charrette
Lutins Du Charrette from Krysten Burton on Vimeo. An overwhelmed architecture student falls asleep with only hours left before her project is due and awakes to...