Comparative model of 2 and 3 sided glass support. The model explores how edge support schema impact reflection distortion.
Laminated glass plane supports live-load.
Drawings for rib fabrication and assembly.
MF-142 A model reveals the interior structure sandwiched between the exterior skins.
Perforation tests for aluminum honeycomb folding.
A parametric study develops the relationship of the aluminum honeycomb panels to the underlying rib structure.
Laminated glass plane supports live load.
D-33 3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
610-3365 A view from the fourth floor of the wooden aperture in progress.
Light model compare reflective glass coating.
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Unfolded surface.
Anodized aluminum pieces are pre-fit before folding.
D-33 Light schematic for six adjacent rooms.
A grasshopper definition was developed to slice the aluminum skin along user-specified planes, unfolded each resulting segment, and tested for fit within our limited sheet size.
Rib assembly.
Prefabricated elements are assembled at Art Basel Miami Beach.
D-33 Tiling options generated in Rhino through Grasshopper plug-in.
A series of unfolding options are generated to joint locations across aluminum panels.
MF-142 File coordinating flooring pattern of aperture opening and prefabricated edge.
D-33 Schematic diagram of intersection with 6 discrete rooms.
Models investigate reflection and transparency across a glass plane.
D-33 A light study indicates the light temperature in one of the six gallery rooms.
S-337473 Joint for pivot prototyope
Pin connection supports the top edge of the laminated glass.
D-33 Light model studies the temperature of white light in six discrete rooms.
Tiling pattern for aluminum honeycomb skin.
Lapjoint of bent wooden aperture is prepared for gluing.
Aluminum panels inspected prior to folding.
Models investigate reflection and transparency across a glass plane.
Spacers are placed to insure a regular gap between folded aluminum panels.
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D-33 Full scale mock up of light levels across framed aperture.
MF-142 Load bearing structure.
A grasshopper definition handled a detailed, rigid unfolding of each aluminum segment, taking into account material thickness. This produced the necessary channel widths to be milled into the piece for a given fold angle.
D-33 Sightline and reflection pattern across 50% reflective glass.
S-337473 Joint for pivot prototyope
Sightline calculation from Rice Gallery public lobby.
D-33 3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
The fabricator prepares the dxf file for milling.
Aluminum elements are prepared for folding.
D-33 Tiling options generated in Rhino through Grasshopper plug-in.
W-120301 A model investigates the relationship of the stacked galleries at the Baltimore Museum of Art. The scale of the model allows the viewer to experience the framed reflection from each of the three spaces.
Aluminum pieces are pre-fit before folding.
D-33 3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
An early structural model for cable system deployed in OE-15
P-01 Aluminum joint geometry is developed using parametric manipulation.
Models investigate light diffusion and reflection across the glass plane at Rice Gallery.
D-33 Stress analysis of glass supported on 3 edges.
D-33 Model to assess color temperature.
Stress analysis of glass supported on 2 edges.
Core sample of veneer, corian, high density foam, and cavity for aluminum tubing.
610-3365 The bent wooden element awaits placement between the window and ceiling opening.
Bent plywood is fit to frame.
Assembly of aluminum skin.
Assembly of aluminum skin.
610-3365 Eight sheets of CNC milled plywood are bent in the Mattress Factory’s third floor gallery.
Prior to final fabrication, aluminum samples confirm the scalar relationship between material thickness and channel width.
Load analysis for sloped glass.
D-33 Light gels are used to shift kelvin value.
D-33 Light model studies the temperature of white light in six discrete rooms.
MF-142 Structural schematic showing cable and rib clearance options.
A model demonstrates the reflection between upper and lower rooms.
Full scale model to test viewing distance and reflected sight lines.
S-281913 Printed joint for tube connection
MF-142 Load-in of prefabricated element at Annely Juda Fine Art.
Anodized aluminum pieces are pre-fit before folding.
Fluid cooled milling of aluminum plate.
Folding arrangement for a single folded panel.
MF-142 Flooring pattern for upper and lower surface of prefabricated edge.
Slight angle shifts in the mirror plane significantly impact sight lines.
Anchors for threaded rod.
W-120301 A computer model calculates the relationship between viewing position and angle of reflection.
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Models are viewed under different light conditions.
D-33 Diagram to determine relative light temperature in each of the six adjacent rooms.