suckerPUNCH: describe your project.
patrick VOGEL: Biolosophy is design for the next German Expo-Pavilion in 2015 Milan. The topic of this Expo is “Feeding the planet – Energy for life”. So the pavilion consists of special beams and columns to cultivate algae in it. The whole form emerges out of a cellular Voronoi-system and creates smaller subcells, used as the main exhibition-rooms. The general idea behind the pavilion was, to “create something that creates something”. So in this case, the Biolosophy produces algae, that you can eat and use for many different other things…
sP: what or who influenced this project?
pV: Georgi Feodosjewitsch Woronoi, Spirulina, my hand, my brain and my Rhino-Student-License…
sP: what were you reading/listening to/watching while developing this project?
pV: Listening: Telepopmusik, Hess Is More, Trentemoller, Rustie, Uffie and Parkway Drive when something went wrong…
Reading: Reiser/Unemoto – Atlas Of Novel Tectonics (hard to read for a German…)
Watching: The Simpsons
sP: whose work is currently on your radar?
pV: BIG, SPAN ARCH, Kokkugia, Tom Wiscombe, Theverymany, AADRL, LAVA, Onefineday