Upshot of the main building.
A mood painting showing the foggy atmosphere of the district.
First exploratory sketches of the district.
View of the favelas surrounding the apartment block.
Marcos, the main character.
Close-up of the main character, Marcos.
When tackling a big project like this, working conceptually is a big advantage. I have adapted the mind mapping workflow from concept artist Mike Hill to plan out the core design elements of the entire district before I started sketching. The mind map is in German.