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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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BMW FIZ Future

Type: Urban planning Location: Munich, DE Status: Competition Design: HENN Role: Concept design & Urban planning Client: BMW Group People working in a huge variety of specialist fields will need to meet and pool their thoughts to create the innovations of tomorrow. A central axis accelerates […]

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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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Paul Klein-Centre

Type: Science Area: 9 500 m² Location: Mainz, DE Design: HENN Status: Current Client: Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz Role: Facade Design The new complex for the Paul Klein-Centre for Immune Intervention on the campus of the University Hospital Mainz is the first of three phases of construction for a […]

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Urban Planning Museum

Type: Culture Location: Nantong, CN Area: 8 100 m² Status: Completed Design: HENN Client: Urban Planning Department of Nantong Tongzhou District Role: Building & facade design As part of the Nantong Sports Centre masterplan, the new Nantong Urban Planning Museum is located prominently along the […]

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Museum in Mecca

Type: Culture Area: 15 500 m² Location: Mecca, Saudi Arabia Design: HENN Exhibition Design: RALPH APPELBAUM ASSOCIATES Status: Competition Role: Building Design Design proposal for this museum offers maximum of synergy between the architecture of the building and the exhibition design and content. Space is used not only as a frame […]

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Minimal path computation

  Research Program: DRX 2012 /// Minimal Surface High-rise Structures Host: HENN Berlin Project: Prototower 03 – Ultra-lightweight Spaceframe Structure using minimal path computation Researchers: Agata Kycia (HENN), Danae Polyviou (TEUFFEL Engineering Consultants), Anna Wawrzinek (FU Berlin) The design concept of this Prototower was derived from the formations […]

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Haikou Tower

Type: High-Rise Area: 384.000 m² Location: Hainan, CN Design: HENN Status: Best 1st Prize Client: Hainan Airlines Role: Building & Facade Design, Masterplan & Landscape The 450m tall Haikou Tower is a centerpiece of the masterplan in the new Central Business District of Haikou, the […]

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Designed by light

Type: Data-driven Design research Status: Master Thesis Institution: TU Delft Year: 2010 This project investigates the potential of real-time simulations in the conceptual stage of the design process. A case study for this exploration is a museum of contemporary art in Warsaw; an annex of the Center for […]

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Watertoren Tegelen

Type: Residential Location: Tegelen, NL Status: Case study Design: NIO Architecten Role: Building & Façade design Watertoren Tegelen is an adaptation of an existing water tower into apartments. Re-design focuses on two main aspects: new communication system: indoor elevator and outdoor staircase new facade providing equal amount […]

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Real-time simulations in the design process

Type: Design computation Research Institution: TU Delft Design: Agata Kycia, Krzysztof Gornicki Year: 2009 This project aims at investigating continuity of the computational design processes, starting from behavioural analysis systems, through generative procedures up to the final construction. Proposed building is a result of a real-time programming based […]

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