The Donghia-Otis Portfolio Awards are a component of Otis Architecture/Landscape/Interiors’ Donghia Designer-in-Residency.
These awards are available to juniors and seniors enrolled in the Donghia Master Class and are based on portfolios of the students’ studio projects to date.
TATIANA BILBAO, the 2016-2017 Donghia Designer-In-Residence, reviewed students’ portfolios and determined four awards as follows.
Junior Juan Febres-Cordero won 1st Place/$2500.00.
Senior Michael Chen won 2nd Place/$2000.00.
Senior Erim Ayhan won 3rd Place-Tie/$1000.00.
Junior Josselin Garcia won 3rd Place-Tie/$1000.00.
Congratulations Juan, Michael, Erim, and Josselin!
A generous grant from the Angelo Donghia Foundation allowed Otis to offer the 2016-2017 Donghia Designer-In-Residency, our ninth consecutive Residency.
The Angelo Donghia Foundation, Inc., a privately held not-for-profit organization created under the will of the late Angelo Donghia, provides support for two distinct fields:
advancement of education in the field of interior design and initiatives pertaining to the discovery of the causes of AIDS and its related diseases, and their methods of treatment.
left to right: 2016-2017 Donghia-Otis Portfolio Award winners Josselin Garcia (3rd place-Tie), Michael Chen (2nd place), Juan Febres-Cordero (1st Place), and Erim Ayhan (3rd place-Tie)
Architecture/Landscape/Interiors at Otis College of Art and Design offers a synthetic curriculum of the spatial design fields.
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