Archive for the ‘Construction’ Category

Electricity Pylons Inspired by Nature

In Construction, Digital, Structures on 04/06/2011 at 22:40

All images via: Dezeen

Surely everyone agrees. Electricity pylons or transmission towers are terribly unsightly constructions at the best of times. Maybe the Australians say it best, calling them Iron Men, but that gives each cloned metallic colossus a rather too human aspect. All the same, architects Arphenotype are looking to change such preconceptions with their newly born design for a power transmission network in Iceland.

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TAC Technically Advanced Construction

In Construction, Design, Digital, Events, People, Resource, Rhino, Structures on 01/09/2011 at 22:56

Our friends from Co-de-iT along with Building Environment Science & Technology (Politecnico di Milano) have created a postgraduate course titled: TAC Technically Advanced Construction.

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Rhino Workflow + free 3D models + Materials [ ]

In Blog, Construction, Design, Digital, Grasshopper, People, Resource, Rhino, Tutorial, Web on 04/13/2010 at 03:46

Flying Architecture [ ] has an illustrated work-flow for rhino. This “tutorial” is for someone who wants is somewhat familiar with the Rhino tools. Also, here you can find 3D models for your scenes and for those who use VRay can find vray setting that can be loaded into a scene in vray by opening the options [ O icon ] then File>Load>Scene.

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