1. Concept:This concept was based on the current situation of “Ilha do Mel”, an island in southern Brazil. Since 1982 this island had its land controlled by the state of Parana, that defined the island as […]
0Disclaimer:According to our knowledge of scripting and understanding C#, Julian Hoffmann and I worked out this concept together. 1Concept:The goal of our concept is to firstly create a shape (circles) and then […]
Today high density is considered a precondition for sustainable urban development because it presumes that there are more people living and working in a smaller area within the city, this would support infrastructure development condensed in this area, and along with these conditions a smaller environmental impact. For example in transportation,…[Read more]
Another example of “forms follows function” in a very different context is the stool designed by Lina bo Bardi. She designed a chair with the least possible support material.
Gabrielly De Souza Lima replied to the topic Task 01: How you restrict possibilities in Designing? in the forum <b>Parametric Urban Design & Analysis</b> 5 months, 1 week ago
One option is to narrow the possibilities according to the design question, or client, for example. If the designer analyze the function of the building, public, budget, availability of material/workforce, building law… every new parameter set a new limit for the design proposal, that in the end informs the designer about the decisions to be…[Read more]