Taxonomy of Connections
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
This is an example of cnc milled furniture by Shigeru Ban, using a flexible modularity
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.
CIE Architecture – OPEN restaurant