Jonathan Ochshorn: ochshornDesign.com banner for Jonathan Ochshorn's photo-bio
1967 – 1974
contact | my music | academic homepage | calculators and architectural videos
Tweet

<< previous 1952-1960 1961-1966 1967-1974 1975-1983 1984-1989 1990-1996 1997-2002 2003-2007 2008-2012 2013-2018 next >>

Click on images to enlarge
ochshorn photo
I think this is my 9th-grade "graduation" photo; if so, that makes it 1967
ochshorn photo, fillmore west poster from July 1968
Mom drives us across country in her new Buick Special; we stay in San Francisco and see Janis Joplin, Jeff Beck, Sly Stone, and others at the Fillmore West, where I pick up this classic poster, July 1968.
ochshorn photo, grand canyon
On the way back, we stop at the Grand Canyon, July 1968
ochshorn photo, paris in 1969
I fly to London with two friends in the summer of 1969; we take the train-ferry to Paris (where this photo is taken), buy mopeds in Dijon, and ride about 1500 kilometers throughout France (staying in youth hostels), then up into Belgium, and finally to Amsterdam, where we catch the return flight back home about one month later.
Cornell application essay draft, J. Ochshorn, 1969
I write a draft application essay for Cornell's Department of Architecture, probably around Dec. 1969.
Back page of Huguenot Herald, NRHS newspaper that I collaged for the Feb. 1970 issue.
As layout editor for the New Rochelle High School student newspaper (The Huguenot Herald), I create this collage of school graffiti under the direction of editor Gloria Borger, Feb. 1970.
ochshorn photo, self-portrait, 1970
I draw this self-portrait in June 1970
ochshorn photo, yearbook, 1970
My high school yearbook entry, 1970
ochshorn photo, portrait at Cornell, 1971
I enter the professional 5-year architecture program at Cornell University in 1970; this is me in the second semester of my freshman year, 1971.
Cornell probation letter from O.M. Ungers, Dec. 1971
I don't do very well in the 2nd-year design studio at Cornell, receiving a C-, which triggers this probation letter from legendary Chair O.M. Ungers in Dec., 1971.
perspective drawing for Kaneji Domoto, Architect, Aug. 1972
I get a summer job with New Rochelle, NY Architect Kaneji Domoto, and make this drawing in Aug. 1972. Domoto studied with Frank Lloyd Wright, and designed the house my father built (and that we lived in beginning in 1964).
ochshorn photo
Here I'm dressing up for older brother's wedding, Sept. 1973
ochshorn photo: Royal Mint Housing Competition project for Spring 1974 design studio, Cornell
I never buy into the Cornell Corbu-inflected modernist design ethos, and produce this conventional apartment plan for a 4th-year design studio, May 1974 (I still recall Prof. Werner Seligmann's diatribe about how horizontal strip windows have been proven by science to be superior to double-hungs).
Nixon listed as critical, Johnny's Big Red Grill, Ithaca, NY 1974
Most of my college memories have the war in Vietnam as a backdrop (I have a low "draft number" and would be drafted to fight in the war if I leave college); I take this photo at the intersection of College Ave. and Dryden Rd. in Collegetown, Ithaca, NY, Sept. 1974
ochshorn photo
This is me in my apartment on College Avenue, Ithaca, NY, circa 1974 (photo by M. Bertomen)
Arthur Nilson at Hollister Hall, Cornell, 1974
All my non-architecture electives at Cornell are in structural engineering; I take this photo of Prof. Arthur Nilson explaining something about concrete in Hollister Hall,1974
ochshorn photo
Still in my apartment on College Avenue, Ithaca, NY, pretending to draft (with both hands. no less) circa Nov. 1974


<< previous 1952-1960 1961-1966 1967-1974 1975-1983 1984-1989 1990-1996 1997-2002 2003-2007 2008-2012 2013-2018 next >>