He is also Executive Architect and Researcher at the Temple Sagrada Família in Barcelona, Catalonia,Spain.
His team’s digital explorations of Gaudi’s models which principles are described as “Associative Geometry”, have been a great inspiration. Here are some pages from my third year portfolio on the four Hyperbolic Paraboloids (hypar) which shape each columns of the “triforium gallery” at the Sagrada Familia:
Marc Burry’s cluster at the last Smart Geometry event in Copenhagen produced the great work below based on Gaudi’s technique linked to Grasshopper.
Above: Using sound waves as agent[vimeo http://vimeo.com/21288332]
Above: Using Gaudi’s Technique to build a cone !
Xavier De Kestelier, Jonathan Rabagliati, Josh Mason, Hugo Mulder, Shane M Burger, Hugh Whitehead
Adam Laskowitz, Ben Coorey, Eric Turkiemicz, Giovanni Betti, Kathy Yuen, Ralf Lindemann, Robin Bentley, Thomas Hay
Phil Ayres, Mark Burry, Jane Burry, Daniel Davis, John Klein, Alexander Peña de Leon, Brady Peters
Mette Thomsen, Martin Tamke, Annica Ekdahl, Stig Nielsen, Shop Crew
Chris Williams, Robert Woodbury, Peter Holmes, Brad Marmion, Koi Khoo, RMIT & SIAL