The Last House - vertical cemetery
"Though it looks like something out of Perdido Street Station, it's really a skyscraping extension to the Memorial Necrópole Ecumênica, 'a vertical cemetery established in Santos in Brazil in 1983.' "This futuristic, insectile extension 'will create another 25,000 niches, set inside a 108-metre-high tower block that will complete the complex.'It will be circled by birds, looming alien on the horizon. "The vertical cemetery is particularly widespread in Brazil and is also beginning to be used…
PHOTO: Aranda\Lasch PROJECT: 20 Bridges for Central Park Commissioned by Essex House New York 2011 CREDIT: Aranda\Lasch Benjamin Aranda, Chris Lasch, Joaquin Bonifaz, Matt Ihms, Lindsey Wikstrom www.arandalasch.com www.instagram.com/arandalasch
A modular, pleated paper sculpture exhibited at the Amateras Mini Paper Art Exhibition 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria. Watercolour paper & adhesive. 150x150x120mm 2011 www.richardsweeney.co.uk
Folding Curve: Teardrop (2012) - Vicente Gascó
Folding Curve | Experimental Structures workshop @ IaaC | 2012 Back and forth experimentation with hands-on paper folding along with digital simulations in...
Curved Folding | Metal Twins
Continuing the lineage of research on Curved Folding, the AA Visiting School Bangalore series titled HyperThreads explored the subject over an intense 10-day workshop in 2012. Some very cool student projects, a lot of good energy, and finally two super-nice folded aluminium sculptures. Credits: ZHA: Shajay Bhooshan, Mustafa El Sayed, Suryansh Chandra, John Klein Sasaki & Partners: Chikara Inamura Populous: Alicia Nahmad AA DRL: Shilpa Pattar and the hosts InFORM Architects and InCITE…
A modular, pleated paper sculpture exhibited at the Amateras Mini Paper Art Exhibition 2013, Sophia, Bulgaria. Watercolour paper & adhesive. 150x150x120mm 2011 www.richardsweeney.co.uk
Chimera Skyscraper- eVolo | Architecture Magazine
Architecture and Design Magazine for the 21st Century. Organizer of the Annual Skyscraper Architectural Competition.