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