Exercise based on «Fahrenheit 451» An L-system or Lindenmayer system is a parallel rewriting system, namely a variant of a formal grammar, most famously used to model the growth processes of plant development, but also able to model the morphology of a variety of organisms. Wikipedia
Städtebau Analyse für Eva Gronbach’s Flagship Store Eva Gronbach is a fashion designer from Cologne that needed a flagship store in her hometown. Cologne grew in sectors from the Rhein to the west but has always had its «anti-town» on the other side of the river. Nowadays it grows towards a radial composition. The spot given for the project was a forgotten lot in a very important knot of
A NEW ROTES HAUS Cologne’s Alter Markt, center of the historical city, has been under construction for long time due to the new UBahn station that is being built under the plaza. The elevator and scalator for the acces to the station was set on the lot of the Rotes Haus, therefore, this old red house had to be demolished. What would fill that gap? What kind of building could
This is the Äbsolut Office’s proposal for the CTBUH Student Competition. We aim to change the aesthetics of sustainabilty with a 513m Voronoi algorithm based tower that works as a battery, drawing water out the river with the excess of renewable energy, so it can release the water when this energy is needed again but the sources aren’t available. Äbsolut Office is the group we form for several works
This roundabout in between two gas stations would be able to generate electricity for the new electric cars (eventhough landmark is misspelled everywhere).
We propose a Kinetik Display that serves the ausstellung as a main point, a core, that can hold everything in its orbit, no matter how nonrelated are the satellites around it. This Kinetik Display would be a grid of elements that can change in height over time, creating any kind of desired 3D surface that could display data, information, text, light… We thought about an integration between the lightning of