All of the pieces for the OSU project will be completely original and be located mostly in the large student study lounge on the ground floor, with a few floating down the hall leading into the study space. Here's the architectural drawing of the space with all but two of my cloud sites highlighted in orange:
Making these is a very intuitive process, and I employ two different processes to create the work. Both are based on rapid design techniques, much like what I teach in my Playful Object workshop. Last night I attended one of the free concerts in the part, put on by the Portland Festival Symphony, and brainstormed on designs in my sketchbook:
I need to construct around 450 individual pieces, so I'm starting to form the large shapes to give myself a selection of forms to combine and add to. I will spend the next week shaping these basic forms.