D-33 Light model studies the temperature of white light in six discrete rooms.
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.
Unfolded surface.
Aluminum panels inspected prior to folding.
MF-142 Load-in of prefabricated element at Annely Juda Fine Art.
610-3365 A view from the fourth floor of the wooden aperture in progress.
Laminated glass plane supports live load.
D-33 Light gels are used to shift kelvin value.
D-33 3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
Models investigate reflection and transparency across a glass plane.
610-3365 Eight sheets of CNC milled plywood are bent in the Mattress Factory’s third floor gallery.
Laminated glass plane supports live-load.
MF-142 A model reveals the interior structure sandwiched between the exterior skins.
Full scale model to test viewing distance and reflected sight lines.
610-3365 The bent wooden element awaits placement between the window and ceiling opening.
Comparative model of 2 and 3 sided glass support. The model explores how edge support schema impact reflection distortion.
Prior to final fabrication, aluminum samples confirm the scalar relationship between material thickness and channel width.
S-281913 Printed joint for tube connection
D-33 3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
Perforation tests for aluminum honeycomb folding.
D-33 A light study indicates the light temperature in one of the six gallery rooms.
Bent plywood is fit to frame.
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.
A parametric study develops the relationship of the aluminum honeycomb panels to the underlying rib structure.
MF-142 Structural schematic showing cable and rib clearance options.
Models investigate reflection and transparency across a glass plane.
Core sample of veneer, corian, high density foam, and cavity for aluminum tubing.
Slight angle shifts in the mirror plane significantly impact sight lines.
D-33 Diagram to determine relative light temperature in each of the six adjacent rooms.
Models investigate light diffusion and reflection across the glass plane at Rice Gallery.
Tiling pattern for aluminum honeycomb skin.
Load analysis for sloped glass.
MF-142 Flooring pattern for upper and lower surface of prefabricated edge.
D-33 Model to assess color temperature.
W-120301 A computer model calculates the relationship between viewing position and angle of reflection.
Rib assembly.
MF-142 Load bearing structure.
Drawings for rib fabrication and assembly.
Light model compare reflective glass coating.
Assembly of aluminum skin.
Anodized 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.
W-120301
D-33 Sightline and reflection pattern across 50% reflective glass.
D-33 Light schematic for six adjacent rooms.
Anodized aluminum pieces are pre-fit before folding.
P-01 Aluminum joint geometry is developed using parametric manipulation.
Models are viewed under different light conditions.
D-33 Tiling options generated in Rhino through Grasshopper plug-in.
Pin connection supports the top edge of the laminated glass.
S-337473 Joint for pivot prototyope
Aluminum elements are prepared for folding.
Anchors for threaded rod.
D-33 Light model studies the temperature of white light in six discrete rooms.
Sightline calculation from Rice Gallery public lobby.
A model demonstrates the reflection between upper and lower rooms.
Stress analysis of glass supported on 2 edges.
D-33 3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
Lapjoint of bent wooden aperture is prepared for gluing.
The fabricator prepares the dxf file for milling.
An early structural model for cable system deployed in OE-15
A series of unfolding options are generated to joint locations across aluminum panels.
Fluid cooled milling of aluminum plate.
D-33 Tiling options generated in Rhino through Grasshopper plug-in.
D-33 Full scale mock up of light levels across framed aperture.
S-337473 Joint for pivot prototyope
P-131317
Aluminum pieces are pre-fit before folding.
D-33 Stress analysis of glass supported on 3 edges.
Spacers are placed to insure a regular gap between folded aluminum panels.
Assembly of aluminum skin.
D-33 Schematic diagram of intersection with 6 discrete rooms.
MF-142 File coordinating flooring pattern of aperture opening and prefabricated edge.
Prefabricated elements are assembled at Art Basel Miami Beach.
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Folding arrangement for a single folded panel.