Digital Design

Fabricate
Fabricate 2017: Rethinking Design and Construction brings together building projects involving digital fabrication.

Fabricate
New design and fabrication technologies have improved the understanding of concert hall acoustics, benefitting projects such as Herzog and de Meuron’s Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg.

The book is the official supporting publication of Fabricate, the international triennial conference for those working at the intersection of design, architecture, construction and computation.

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Academics at the University of Stuttgart turned a flimsy membrane into a supported building envelope using digital fabrication
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The Elytra Filament Pavilion, installed at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in 2016, demonstrates the future potential of fibrous building systems

The projects chosen show the high-tech strategy in which design, engineering and production are leading to a fourth industrial revolution.”

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Parametric modelling and advanced structural analysis were used in BIG’s 2016 Serpentine Pavilion in London which featured interlocking bricks

 

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AL_A worked with specialist fabricator ShapeShift and engineers to create the translucent petals of the Mpavilion in Melbourne.

Copies of Fabricate 2017: Rethinking Design and Construction are available to download for free or purchase in hardback for £35 via UCL Press.