All posts filed under: parametric design

Bauhaus 4.0 – Fibrous Systems

Recent developments in computational design and robotic manufacturing open up new possibilities for production and materialization, challenging designers to reconsider the entire design-to-production chain. Initially developed for factory automation, industrial robots revolutionized creative disciplines where architects, artists and designers constantly push the limits of what […]

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Big Data Visualisation

Dates: SoSe 2019 Institution: TU Berlin, CHORA: Conscious City Supervision PIV: Agata Kycia (as part of the Design Studio SUPPLY CHAIN URBANISM  supervised by prof. Raoul Bunschoten, Moritz Maria Karl and Georg Hubmann) PIV seminar was part of the SUPPLY CHAIN URBANISM design studio: Belt and Road […]

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ISOpatterns

The following wooden panels are result of the material-informed design exploration. In this case both panels are fabricated using 3 axis CNC-milling machine in Multiplex pine wood. A doubly-curved surface cuts through different layers of wood and creates linear patterns with various color tones. The […]

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Digital knitting

Course: DIGITALE WERKZEUGE: CAD/CAM II, 2017 / weissensee kunsthochschule berlin Supervison: Agata Kycia Supervison Knitting: Veronika Groß Students: Katrin Bergner, Sophie Schmidt, Pamina Weiß, Otto Lemme, Elena Eulitz, Eva Reischl, Xingwen Pan, Hannah Lu Verse, Sophia Köllmer, Christin-Luisa Amann, Esther Kaya Stögerer, Carolin Rüllich, Katja […]

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Tile Award

DESIGN CONCEPT Proposed design merges traditional craftsmanship with advanced digital design methods. Ornamental complexity of the traditional tiles is re-interpreted and translated through computational means. The most characteristic feature of the tiles is the dotted pattern, meandering between difference and repetition. Pic. Programmable pattern configurations […]

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Meshworks Berlin

Computational Design and Fabrication Workshop Dates: 5th – 7th, 12th – 13th Aug 2016 Tutors: Agata Kycia & Patrick Bedarf Participants: Maria Selkou, Natalie Peter, Kai Peter, Charlie-Camille Thomas, Romana Scholz, Werner Budde, Anna-Amalia Gräwe, Park Geun Woo Location: Fab Lab Berlin MESHWORKS BERLIN builds upon previous workshops investigating complex […]

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Meshworks Berlin at the Fab Lab

Get ready for the upcoming workshop with Patrick Bedarf and me at the Fab Lab Berlin! Building on our previous workshops about complex mesh topologies, we will design and build an intervention at their innovation space and cover the main topics of mesh relaxation, graph mapping for unfolding […]

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Grid transformations

Ongoing research on patterns and grid deformations, investigating strategies to develop rule-based tesselation systems that would challenge the repetetive nature of regular grids. Case study_01 Pattern Library Pattern_05[b] Pattern_05[a] Pattern_04[c] Pattern_04[b] Pattern_04[a] Pattern_03[b] Pattern_03[a] Pattern_02[b] Pattern_02[a] Pattern_01[b] Pattern_01[a]

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AA VS Beijing 2014

ARCHITECTURAL ASSOCIATION SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE VISITING SCHOOL /// (Su(pe)rReal) Location: Tsinghua University, Beijing, CN Timeline: 18 – 26 January 2014 Programme Director: Li Qun Zhao Beijing Coordinator: Chang Qiang Visting School Director: Christopher Pierce Unit 1 Tutors: Agata Kycia, Xin Wang Students: Gaby, Junlin Lan, Shuman Wu, Su Yang, S.Y. Liu, Victor, Xian Zheng, Yufang QI, Zhendong Huangfu, Ziyi Huang Description: SuperReal is […]

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