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