Support Structure_Part 1September 6, 2020 | Farzad Farzadnia
Every installation needs a support structure. In this post, we will take a look at step one of making hive support structure which is servo orienting on pedals.
Before modelling the support structure, there is a … Read More
Clustering | Fabrication File PreparationJune 23, 2020 | Farzad Farzadnia
In this post, clustering and file preparation for laser cutter will be discussed. There will be another clustering section for support structure as well but the base is similar.
Clustering is … Read More
BFF | Tessellation TestsJune 16, 2020 | Farzad Farzadnia
There is one more tessellation method which will be discussed in this post and then some generations will be tessellated using all the methods which have been discussed so far.
Boundary First Flattening … Read More
Surface tessellation_Hexagon PlanarizationJune 3, 2020 | Farzad Farzadnia
After trying to simulate beehive flashing diffusion pattern both in computer and physical prototype, Hive is somehow telling that it needs to be expanded in its size, form and other parameters.
We are now ready to … Read More
One Project, Two Theses, and Many IdeasMay 20, 2020 | Tung
As we jump into Term 3 during Covid-19, our brains are whirring with a dizzying amount of questions and ideas. Having now settled into this new pace of life, the next hurdle has been trying to figure out how to … Read More
How do we make large scale performing inflatables that create immersive and collaborative experience?May 20, 2020 | Yuting Chen
A Weekly report of the project E-COllaborative generator
Last week, we have a presentation on our preliminary idea of thinking one person’s immersive experience with the E-COllaborative generator. As one paddling, its energy is contributed to the architecture’s breathing body. … Read More
A CA system of evolving rules ?May 20, 2020 | Zhanyi Xu
Unexpected system diagram
For the trigger input, we all agree that predominantly tangible interaction is touch.
“Tactile interaction was largely their first instinct, followed by numerous body movements, such as clapping, waiving or jumping. ”(Edge of chaos) The interaction should … Read More
Sentient Tangle – An IntroductionApril 28, 2020 | Tung | 2 Comments
Three months ago when we started Sentient Tangle, none of us would have expected to be where we are right now – both as a project, and as a community. What started out as a mechanism study of Reuben Margolin’s … Read More
Preliminary Work in Progress Report on Project E-COllaborative generatorApril 28, 2020 | Yuting Chen | One Comment
In the work of artist Ann Hamilton, The Event of a Thread, the artist used a huge white silk curtain, dozens of swings, the wind brought by the dance of the curtain, the voice of the performer reading aloud, … Read More
Project Hive_Work in progress reportApril 28, 2020 | Farzad Farzadnia
Hive is a kinetic sculpture which its concept is “bee hive flashing” swarm intelligence.There are certain types of honeybee that create mesmerising waves when they feel threatened . When a wasp or some other large insect gets too … Read More