Below is a slideshow of our tutorials today.
Keep up the good work towards our first crit next Thursday!
It will be the end of Brief 1, Learn and beginning of Brief 2 Burn in which you will develop your research into a 1:1 functional structure for Burning Man.
Above: Carolyn Butler‘s green straws Geodesic dome with unfolded pattern
Above: Maria Valente‘s accoustic wave surfaces through Mathematica
Above: Antony Joury‘s weaving surfaces physical model and GH/Kangaroo model
Below is a slideshow of our first Pin-Up (6th October 2011). Students mainly looked at two experiments from either Frei Otto or Buckminster Fuller in both digital and analogue ways. Next step: Re-visiting these experiments with your own techinques and ideas, keep up the good work DS10 !
Above: Jack Munro doing some magic with sand and holes in a box (inspired by Frei Otto)
Above: Results – Almost immediate formation of cells from the sand falling through the holes
Above: Carolyne Butler showing her first experiment based on Frei Otto’s wet wool threads system.
Above: Chris Ingram‘s nicely formatted Portfolio
Above: Nice little model of branching threads by Chris Mount