Mataerial is an additive manufacturing technology that creates biomimetic architectural structures and furniture by printing 3d fibers in mid air.
Erosion is a series of angular porcelain forms, sandblasted to wear the surface and reveal inner strata.
We traditionally assume that the built environment, whether in the architectural or the urban scale influences our psyche. What if we can reverse that relationship?
Cast Thicket seeks to refine the typically heavy system of construction . The project proposes three refinements to the site-cast concrete frame , replacing the steel frame and rebar with a prefabricated internal steel frame; replacing the the solid shears walls with a network of struts .
Michael Szivos along with Carrie McKnelly worked with a group of students to produce Pratt Institute’s Graduate Architecture & Urban Design exhibition of student work in the Hazel and Robert H. Siegel Gallery.
The installation CL:0C is a perpetual motion machine. It is in constant motion and mostly under its own power. In its whirring mutation, it is constantly stimulated by random pulses from its control unit.
The building envelope and the transition between what is outside and what is inside presents the most complex and fundamentally linguistic element of architecture today.