High Trestle Trail Bridge
High Trestle Trail Bridge The new High Trestle Trail Bridge between Madrid and Woodward, Iowa opened earlier this year. It is a wonderful sight, and well worth a visit
Glass act: BIG’s Serpentine pavilion and its four summer houses revealed
Initiated by outgoing gallery director Julia Peyton-Jones, the Serpentine Gallery’s programme of pavilion building began at the turn of the century with a tensile structure by the late Zaha Hadid. Sixteen years later, and the pavilion is a highlight of the summer calendar, both in terms of its creative direction...
Swoosh Pavilion at London Festival of Architecture 2008
Sometimes there is a big difference between the idea in your head and what you actually do in reality. That happens because in theory you do not consider many variables and also you can suddenly change your mind in the middle of something. That is why it’s always better to turn your ideas into real...
Gigantic Wooden Megaphones Have Been Installed In A Forest In Estonia To Amplify The Sounds Of Nature
Gigantic Wooden Megaphones Have Been Installed In A Forest In Estonia To Amplify The Sounds Of Nature | CONTEMPORIST
Tensile structures - Investigations
I did some experiments in Sketchup regarding the primary forces and shapes creates with tensile materials. Gravity is also a significant factor as the tensile fabrics are attached to either arches or hung from columns. I tried investigating using tensile materials for the whole central pavilion. However, the amount of steel and fotting required would be a significant cost to the project, as well as denying the East Timorese to build the structure. Another aspect that turned me away from…
* 종이 파빌리온 [ Min‐Chieh Chen, Dominik Zausinger and Michele Leidi ] Packed
종이 파빌리온 409개의 홀로 만들어진 종이 파빌리온 이에요. 다양한 홀의 크기와 깊이에 따라 빛의 량이 다르게 들어오네요. 디지털 패브릭케이션은 디지털디자인의 꽃 인 것 같아요. 구현되지 못하는 실현되지..
Estonia Wooden Megaphones 5
The pristine condition of the stained wood will likely be temporary, as the timber structures inevitably will be reabsorbed back into the forest over time.