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