3 Examples for consideration

Taxonomy of Connections

WOOD MILLING

These are the ways different cuts of wood will warp…keep this in mind when purchasing/designing with “hard wood”

Some Shigeru Ban links that deal with the Japan Pavilion, there is an overview, funny animation, and an example of how to use grasshopper to create this structure

http://www.designboom.com/history/ban_expo.html

http://www.allisonrozwat.com/A-Study-Shigeru-Ban-s-Japanese-Pavilion

This is an example of cnc milled furniture by Shigeru Ban, using a flexible modularity

http://www.betterlivingthroughdesign.com/furnishings/shigeru-ban-modular-furniture-system/

This journal is a good overview of possible uses for wood in the context of parametrics, i think it is useful to understand how the wood itself exists and consider how this will impact the longevity.

http://alternative11.livejournal.com/33423.html

CIE Architecture – OPEN restaurant

Open-CIE-16-520x346

http://www.architecturelist.com/2011/04/01/cafe-restaurant-open-amsterdam-by-de-architekten-cie/

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