Prior to final fabrication, aluminum samples confirm the scalar relationship between material thickness and channel width.
Sightline and reflection pattern across 50% reflective glass.
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Models are viewed under different light conditions.
[Rib:structure] assembly.
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Drawings for [rib:structure] fabrication and assembly.
[Unfolded:fold] surface.
Load bearing structure.
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Aluminum pieces are [pre-fit:joint] before [folding:fold].
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Light model compare [reflective:reflection] glass coating.
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[Structural:structure] schematic showing cable and rib clearance options.
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[Lapjoint:joint] of bent [wooden:wood] aperture is prepared for gluing.
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The fabricator prepares the dxf file for milling.
Aluminum elements are prepared for folding.
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Schematic diagram of intersection with 6 discrete rooms.
3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
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Pin [connection:structure] supports the top edge of the laminated glass.
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An early [structural:structure] model for cable system deployed in OE-15
[Stress analysis:structure] of glass supported on 3 edges.
A model reveals the interior structure sandwiched between the exterior skins.
Laminated glass plane supports [live-load:structure].
Laminated glass plane supports [live load:structure].
[Anchors:structure] for threaded rod.
A model investigates the relationship of the stacked galleries at the Baltimore Museum of Art. The scale of the model allows the viewer to experience the [framed:frame] reflection from each of the three spaces.
Fluid cooled milling of aluminum plate.
Aluminum joint geometry is developed using parametric manipulation.
Light gels are used to shift [kelvin value:temperature].
Anodized aluminum pieces are [pre-fit:joint] before [folding:fold].
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Sightline calculation from Rice Gallery public lobby.
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Aluminum panels inspected prior to [folding:fold].
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A light study indicates the light temperature in one of the six gallery rooms.
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3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
A grasshopper definition was developed to slice the aluminum skin along user-specified planes, [unfolded:fold] each resulting segment, and tested for fit within our limited sheet size.
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Full scale model to test viewing distance and [reflected:reflection] sight lines.
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A series of [unfolding:fold] options are generated to joint locations across aluminum panels.
Flooring pattern for upper and lower surface of prefabricated edge.
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Prefabricated elements are assembled at Art Basel Miami Beach.
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Comparative model of  2 and 3 sided glass support. The model explores how edge support schema impact reflection distortion.
Core sample of [veneer:wood], corian, high density foam, and cavity for aluminum tubing.
Slight angle shifts in the [mirror plane:reflection] significantly impact sight lines.
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Fluid cooled milling of aluminum plate.
Diagram to determine relative  light temperature in each of the six adjacent rooms.
Models investigate light diffusion and reflection across the glass plane at Rice Gallery.
3-way joint developed from two intersecting pieces of aluminum.
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Full scale mock up of light levels across [framed:frame] aperture.
Perforation tests for aluminum honeycomb [folding:fold].
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The [bent:bend] [wooden:wood] element awaits placement between the window and ceiling opening.
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Tiling options generated in Rhino through Grasshopper plug-in.
Spacers are placed to insure a regular gap between [folded:fold] aluminum panels.
Folding arrangement for a single [folded:fold] panel.
Anodized aluminum pieces are [pre-fit:joint] before [folding:fold].
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Tiling options generated in Rhino through Grasshopper plug-in.
A parametric study develops the relationship of the aluminum honeycomb panels to the underlying rib structure.
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A model demonstrates the reflection between upper and lower rooms.
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Models investigate reflection and transparency across a glass plane.
Stress [analysis:structure] of glass supported on 2 edges.
A view from the fourth floor of the [wooden:wood] aperture in progress.
File coordinating flooring pattern of aperture opening and prefabricated edge.
Light model studies the temperature of white light in six discrete rooms.
[Load analysis:structure] for sloped glass.
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A computer model calculates the relationship between [viewing position:sightlines] and angle of reflection.
Light model studies the temperature of white light in six discrete rooms.
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Assembly of aluminum skin.
Load-in of prefabricated element at Annely Juda Fine Art.
Model to assess color temperature.
A grasshopper definition handled a detailed, rigid [unfolding:fold] of each aluminum segment, taking into account material thickness. This produced the necessary channel widths to be milled into the piece for a given fold angle.
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Tiling pattern for aluminum honeycomb skin.
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Eight sheets of CNC milled [plywood:wood] are [bent:bend] in the Mattress Factory's third floor gallery.
Models investigate reflection and transparency across a glass plane.
Assembly of aluminum skin.
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