In this course we’ll take a look at the Serpentine Pavilion from BIG and we’ll use a variety of software to deconstruct this project. We’ll start by using Rhino and Grasshopper to find the right shape and size of the pavilion and we’ll continue by rationalizing the geometrical elements into a standardized set. We’ll finish by exporting the information we got from Grasshopper to Excel using FLUX.
This course is a follow on from our previous VRay For Rhino 101 in which we cover post-production aspects inside Photoshop with a set of steps to achieve compelling presentation renders in almost not time.
You can find the course here In this 101 series about Evolutionary Computing or Evolutionary Solving, we are going to go over the basics of Evolutionary Solving and how and why it can be useful for you in everyday practice. We’re going to use an Evolutionary Solver called Galapagos, developed by David Rutten and named […]
Today, we’re very excited to launch ThinkParametric 2.0! Besides improving functionality, performance and overall usability, we made a whole revamp of our educational platform building a framework for all our future developments.
This blog post covers two basic examples where changing the active document comes in handy. The first one is changing the color of a Rhino layer directly whitin the Python for Grasshopper component and the second one is changing the color of a Rhino object. This is useful if you for example want to change the color of lots of Rhino objects without having to do this manually, change sets of objects to specific layers or change the color of a set of layers to whatever set of colors you prefer.
We’re excited to announce our upcoming course on Dynamo with Konrad K. Sobon! Dynamo is a visual programming extension for Autodesk Revit that allows you to sculpt geometry, explore design options, manipulate data, automate processes, and create links between multiple applications. Its graphical interface makes it easy to get familiar with the concepts of programming and it is intended to extend Building Information Modeling with the data and logic using this graphical algorithm editor.
Following up with our showcase of the use of computational tools on real projects, this time, we feature a complete breakdown of the workflows and strategies employed in the design, rationalization and construction of the Footbridge at ZAC Claude Bernard by DVVD Architects.
Expanding more on the topic of Visualization, we are excited to announce our upcoming course on how to create conceptual architectural diagrams. These diagrams will explain a fictional design process in six clear and visually attractive steps.