Event: LaN Architectural Response time/tech/tectonics
Location: Microsoft New England Research & Development Center Boston, MA
Dates: April 12-14, 1:00pm-7:00pm daily
- April 12 - Architectural Response, Fabrication Technologies [Rhino]
- April 13 - Parametric: modeling/production/performance/process [RhinoCAM]
- April 14 - Geometry for Performance [Intro to Grasshopper]
Its clear in 2010 perhaps more than ever that significant shifts in economies and culture can occur extremely rapidly; climatic crisis can devastate enormous populations in seconds. Our architectural response is critical. The architectural recourse of one crisis needs to be more than a temporary fix as it is often the only opportunity to implement further preventative measures for a future occurrence. This workshop exposes digitally-driven technologies aiding the architectural realm in developing design intentions in accordance with environmental, material & production parameters. More...