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M7 Local yew design competition introduction

M7 Local yew design competition introduction

Introduction If science is a theoretical approach to understand nature, construction is a practical approach to make the most of what we have in nature. In this way, construction is a moment we face directly with nature, our environments as…

M5 Final Presentations

M5 Final Presentations

Module 5:  Printing Architecture  New materials and fabrication methods have historically led to radical changes in architectural design. They have indeed been the primary drivers in its evolution. The introduction of new methods and materials is usually followed by phases…

CAAD Lecture Series #40: Lukáš Kurilla

CAAD Lecture Series #40: Lukáš Kurilla

CAAD lecture series: Lukáš Kurilla Lecture 06.05.13 // 16:00 – 17:00 Chair for CAAD, HPZ Floor F Lukáš Kurilla is currently a teaching assistant in Studio Flo|w [link http://www.studioflorian.com/en, http://caad.kurilluk.net/ in Prague. In his work and research he focuses on synergy  between human intuition…

CAAD Lecture Series #39: Philip Beesley

CAAD Lecture Series #39: Philip Beesley

  CAAD lecture series: Philip Beesley Radiant Soil 02.05.2013 17:00 HPZ F Might  architecture be envisioned as a kind of radiant, diffusive soil? New projects from the Hylozoic Series explore fertile, diffusive systems. The radically open qualities of this new…

CAAD lecture series #38: Jose Sanchez

CAAD lecture series #38: Jose Sanchez

  CAAD lecture series: Jose Sanchez Gamescapes 06.05.2013 17:00 HPZ F In this lecture, Jose Sanchez will present the research on game mechanics in the context of architectural design. His research explores the definition generative protocols where relations establish a…

M3 Final Presentations

M3 Final Presentations

Module 3:  Theory + Information  Participants have been developing individual responses to the workshops held over the last three weeks, and the conclusion of Module 3 saw them presented today. See below for final video presentations. Tihomir Janjusevic:   Achilleas…

M4 Material Ecologies – Guest Lectures

M4 Material Ecologies – Guest Lectures

M4 Guest Lectures Tomasz Jaskiewicz and Stefan Dulman, 25th February 2013 More info here about our guest presenters here:  http://www.mas.caad.arch.ethz.ch/blog/caad-lecture-series-35-tomasz-jaskiewicz-stefan-dulman/ Weixin Huang, 18th February 2013 More info here about our guest presenters here:  http://www.mas.caad.arch.ethz.ch/blog/caad-lecture-series-weixin-huang-lei-yu/   Lei Yu, 18th February 2013…

CAAD lecture series #37: Mark Offermann

CAAD lecture series #37: Mark Offermann

  CAAD lecture series: Mark Offermann Staging ConCrete – a novel ComPound and itS PoSSibilitieS 12.03.2013 17:00 HPZ F Staging ConCrete – a novel ComPound and itS PoSSibilitieS Concrete is trendy! Through intensive scientific work, the formerly simple construction material…

CAAD lecture series #36: Delia Dumitrescu

CAAD lecture series #36: Delia Dumitrescu

  CAAD lecture series: Delia Dumitrescu   Relational Textiles 13.03.2013 17:00 HPZ F The relationship between technology and the expression of form have always been interconnected in the architectural design process; associating the art of envisioning spaces with the craft…

CAAD lecture series #35: Tomasz Jaskiewicz + Stefan Dulman

CAAD lecture series #35: Tomasz Jaskiewicz + Stefan Dulman

CAAD lecture series: Tomasz Jaskiewicz + Stefan Dulman, TU Delft Realizing Complex Interactive Architecture 25.02.2013 17:00 HPZ F Part I – Dr. Tomasz Jaskiewicz (Faculty of Architecture, TU Delft) The concept of interactive architecture (iA) stems from the premise that…

CAAD lecture series #34: Weixin Huang + Lei Yu

CAAD lecture series #34: Weixin Huang + Lei Yu

CAAD lecture series: Weixin Huang + Lei Yu, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Beijing Digital Stimulation through Design : Generative design and interactive installation exploration in architectural education 18.02.2013 17:00 HPZ F Weixin Huang lectures at the School of Architecture…

M2 Final Presentations

M2 Final Presentations

Panoramic alpine urbanism Nicolas Miranda, Jiang Nan, Akihiko Tanigaito : MorphoCity Joel Letkemann, Jessica In, Maria Smigielska : Phantom City   Achilleas Xydis, David Schildberger, Demetris Shammas, Irene Prieler : Alpine Nomadology A little nomadic folk decides to settle down at a…