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Daniel Lee - Engaging Spaces: The Art of Intuitive Design

Daniel's academic experience at Berkeley further broadened his perspective, exposing him to diverse climates and architectural styles that influenced his approach. Mentors like Renee Chow played pivotal roles in shaping his understanding and appreciation of architecture.


Reflecting on the impact of digital tools, Daniel highlights the transition from hand-drawn to digital designs and the challenges of maintaining spatial intuition. However, advancements like VR and real-time rendering enhance client interaction, bridging the gap between designer intent and perception.


The conversation delves into architectural manipulation of space, the influence of environment on design, and the integration of historic elements into modern settings. Daniel emphasizes client-centric design, valuing emotional connections to spaces and the importance of engagement through discovery.

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