Architectural and planning illustrative work, along with visual style development and prototyping

Gerard falla 204024 oak park senior fl1 01

Old work - typical floorplan space diagramming exercise.

Gerard falla 204024 oak park senior fl2 01

Old work - typical floorplan space diagramming exercise.

Gerard falla 204024 oak park senior fl3 01

Old work - typical floorplan space diagramming exercise.

Gerard falla firestation 43 cover

Old work - cover sheet - part of a competition packet I worked on with a small team. I did most of the illustrative work and all the renderwork.

Gerard falla firestation 4311 south elevation 01

Old work - elevation - part of a competition packet I worked on with a small team.

Gerard falla firestation 43 site plan 01 01

Old work - site plan - part of a competition packet I worked on with a small team.

Gerard falla 846 sd composite site converted cs2

Old work - site plan using the standards and techniques I helped Mogavero develop.

Gerard falla mna site exemplar v1 875 5 01

Old work - site plan style development for the firmwide standard of the time. They were new to using Illustrator for this kind of work, so I also had to teach techniques and best practise.

Gerard falla illus best practices 01

Old work - this was part of a best practise sheetset I put together for the firm.

Gerard falla mna schematic sketchy site style 01

Old work - this was a quick demonstrator of a loose, sketchy site plan style which matched the then-common hand sketched look of many of our most-loved planning documents.

Gerard falla using steel tex in illustrator 01

Old work - quick style demonstrator to show how to quickly fake a brushed steel look in illustrator for pictorial elevations. The shadowcasting on the horizontal barres is intentional: demonstrates all 3 shadow positions using gradient stops.

Gerard falla sky for elevs 01

Old work - sky backdrop for elevation views; standards development and look dev.

Gerard falla 6113 colourboard 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 new csus colours 16 july 2008 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 color study sheet 02 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 color study sheet 03 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 elev s east scheme 8 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 elev s east scheme 7 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 elev s east scheme 4 muddoxed tk 3 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 elev e n s sch 5 muddox 23july08 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 elev e n s sch 6 muddox 23july08 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla 6113 elev e sch 4 muddox redux 23 july 08 01

Old work - part of the extensive colour studies I did for the CSUS American River Courtyard student housing project.

Gerard falla idaho maryland 01 top intersection

Old work - planning illustration in support of Mike Notestine's amazing planning work

Gerard falla idaho maryland 02 jogged crosswalk

Old work - planning illustration in support of Mike Notestine's amazing planning work

Gerard falla idaho maryland 03 far right intersection

Old work - planning illustration in support of Mike Notestine's amazing planning work

Gerard falla idaho maryland 04 main roundabout

Old work - planning illustration in support of Mike Notestine's amazing planning work

Gerard falla idaho maryland streetscape 28 july 2009 11 x 17 300 dpi

Old work - planning illustration in support of Mike Notestine's amazing planning work

Gerard falla strtscp 3

Old work - style development years ago for Mogavero illustrator-coloured elevations - prior to this they were using coloured pencils.

Assorted vector illustrative work completed during various times whilst working for Mogavero Architects (when I started there, we were called Mogavero Notestine Associates and a fair amount of the work I did was in support of our planner emeritus, Mike Notestine)