Kotaro Nakamura, AIA, LEED AP
Professor, Interior Design, School of Art and Design, PSFA, SDSU

 

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References

LEED Link



AIA Award for housing
Domus magazine 
Abitare magazine

Interior Design Award Winner

2012 Institute Honor Awards for Interior Architecture

Contract Magazine

ArchDaily Design News 


Major Academic Plan for Interior Design Program PDF
Major Courses List for Interior Design program PDF


Ray and Charles Eames Video on PBS

United Nations Population Fund reports
PDF Report 

 

Kotaro Nakamura, AIA, LEED AP
Professor
School of Art, Design, and Art History
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-4805
619-594-2513
nakamur1@mail.sdsu.edu

Office Hours: T, Th 10:30 - 11:30
Art North Building
Room 300C


Special Projects

Japanese tsunami recovery study project video

Norway Project

Biomimicry

Resilience by Design


Upper Division Interior Design Projects

Art 148 - VP I
Art 247 - House & Its Env. 
Art 248 - VP II
Art 249 - VP III
Art 250 - Contemp House
Art 251 - ID I
ID 3 Project
 Fall 2011

Major Academic Plans
Helpful ASID link for graduating students


 

Tutorials

For computer program questions, please use WEB browser to obtain tutorials. There are many tutorials on Youtube.

Type example:
"Make roof in Revit" 

Old Tutorials:

AutoCAD Basic 
Printing 
Make PDF files
AutoCAD 3D
AutoCAD 3D Advanced
3D Mesh 

Perspectives
Photo on Solid
3D Example 
WEB Making
3D Studio VIZ 

2 Point Perspective
2 Point Interior
1 Point Setup (PDF)

Links
Organizations 
SDSU School of Art
Academic Advising
Transcripts and Grade report
ADA Site
ADA Design Guide
Green Building Council
Green Building San Diego
ASID National
ASID San Diego 
ASID Student Chapter
National AIA
San Diego AIA 
Woodwork Institute
Arch. Woodwork Institute


Information
Calendar 
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WEB GRADES
Grading Rubrics

JOB BOARD
Computer Spec
Autodesk Student Community (free programs for limited time)

Design Link
TED Talks 
Community Design Solutions
Designer's Blog

SDSU Link
Transcripts and Grade report
Major Academic Plans
Study Abroad
Web Portal

Past Events
International Workshop and Symposium 2007Photo Album

Computer Programs 
Free OpenOffice program
Buy programs
Buy add. RAM memory
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