This short term research-prototype posits itself within the argument for parametric design research to focus its efforts on design methods that encompass an operative pathway from design intent to its manifestation. Physical form-finding –hanging chains and cloth, soap films, etc.—and associated architectural design methods as pioneered by Antonio Gaudi, Heinz Isler, Frei Otto, Felix Candela and others is common knowledge among architects.
Zaha Hadid Architects: Pleated Shell Structures
Discussion & Opening Reception w/ Patrik Schumacher and Eric Owen Moss
7.00 pm / W.M. Keck Lecture Hall
960 East 3rd Street
Los Angeles, California 90013