Manufacturing Material Effects: Rethinking Design and Making in Architecture / Edition 1

Manufacturing Material Effects: Rethinking Design and Making in Architecture / Edition 1

by Branko Kolarevic
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415775752

ISBN-13: 9780415775755

Pub. Date: 12/15/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Designers are becoming more directly involved in the fabrication process from the earliest stages of design. This book showcases the design and research work by some of the leading designers, makers and thinkers today.

This highly illustrated text brings together a wealth of information and numerous examples from practice which will appeal to both students and

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Overview

Designers are becoming more directly involved in the fabrication process from the earliest stages of design. This book showcases the design and research work by some of the leading designers, makers and thinkers today.

This highly illustrated text brings together a wealth of information and numerous examples from practice which will appeal to both students and practitioners.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415775755
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/15/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
10.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Retooling Architecture 3. Ambient and Augmented Architectures: Parametric Pedagogies in the Electrified Studio 4. The Craft Of Digital Making 5. Architect / Robot / Fabricator/ Craft-worker 6. OMAterial 7. Different Differences 8. Opportunistic Architecture 9. Translucencies 10. The Possibility of (an) Architecture 11. Computation and Materiality 12. Integral Formation and Materialization: Computational Form and Material Gestalt 13. Towards a Digital Materiality 14. Material Practices 15. Associative Design in Fabrication 16. Custom CAD/CAM: Pushing the boundaries of CNC fabrication 17. Cut to Fit 18. Material Effects: A Fabricator’s Viewpoint 19. Interdisciplinary Relationships: Innovation Through Collaboration 20. Collaborations 21. Material Experiments in Design and Build Projects 22. Thinking Versus Making: Remediating Design Practice in the Age of Digital Representation

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