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Zaha Hadid's Pleated Shell Structures

Zaha Hadid's Pleated Shell Structures

In an installation, Zaha Hadid investigates new forms and explores new conversations outside of architecture school classrooms.

October 2012
HOK Pushes for Early Energy Modeling

HOK Pushes for Early Energy Modeling

An outline of HOK's plan for sustainable energy systems.

October 2012
Techno-systems are not Ecosystems

Techno-systems are not Ecosystems

October 2012

Smart Things

August 2012
Swiss Treat

Swiss Treat

August 2012
Science for Designers: Complex Adaptive Systems

Science for Designers: Complex Adaptive Systems

Anatomical forms do not arise within one large undifferentiated collection; they develop as specific groupings of systems and sub-systems.

August 2012

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