We have contributed a chapter to the book “Digital Wood Design”.
Page 743 – 759: Natural Complexity. An Introduction to Structural Design with Tree Forks
full scale installation of the Kigumi structure along with an exhibition of images, videos, models and artifacts at the World Wood Days. The Event is hosted by the Austrian Open Air Museum in Stuebing, Austria from 21. – 24.3. 2019
Andrea Rossi from the Digital Design Unit at TU Darmstadt, Germany, and the creator of the WASP Plugin for Grasshopper/Rhinoceros 3D is visiting us in Vienna for an intense 3-day-worksession to push his tool where it has never gone before!
Our team member Lukas Allner is going to present a paper about “Branch Formations” at this year’s IASS Conference in Boston.
On Friday March 23rd 2018 we visited Sandra Tuider in her family owned forest in Thernberg (NÖ) to “harvest” some branches for our first real data-set for our project “branch formations”. This time we took some hornbeam, one of the toughest growing hardwoods in Lower Austria, “only suitable for making wood chips and being burnt”….SO FAR.