Digital Grotesque . Printing Architecture

September 5, 2015By Alessandro CarabiniDigital Manufacturing No Comments

Digital Grotesque is the first fully immersive, solid, human-scale, enclosed structure that is entirely 3D printed out of sand. This structure, measuring 16 square meters, is materialized with details at the threshold of human perception. Every aspect of this architecture is composed by custom-designed algorithms. Please visit digital-grotesque.com for a further description. Architects: Michael Hansmeyer … Read More

Mataerial Introduction

September 5, 2015By Alessandro CarabiniDigital Manufacturing No Comments

MATAERIAL is the result of the collaborative research between Petr Novikov, Saša Jokić from the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) and Joris Laarman Studio. IAAC tutors representing Open Thesis Fabrication Program provided their advice and professional expertise. During the course of the research they developed a brand new digital fabrication method and a working … Read More