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BOOK WALL

  /// BOOK WALL IMAGINED BY: Workshop “I am Energy”, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts – School of Architecture, TU Delft – Faculty of Architecture – Façade Research Group DATE: 09/06/2010 KEYWORDS: recycling, reuse, embodied energy, books Brainstorming Start: cardboard,

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BOOK WALL

  /// BOOK WALL IMAGINED BY: Workshop “I am Energy”, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts – School of Architecture, TU Delft – Faculty of Architecture – Façade Research Group DATE: 09/06/2010 KEYWORDS: recycling, reuse, embodied energy, books Brainstorming Start: cardboard,

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BALLOON INSULATION

/// BALLOON INSULATION IMAGINED BY: Workshop “I am Energy”, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts – School of Architecture, TU Delft – Faculty of Architecture – Façade Research Group, renderings by Jens Böke KEYWORDS: pneumatic, electrostatic, flying architecture, adaptivity This concept uses

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BALLOON INSULATION

/// BALLOON INSULATION IMAGINED BY: Workshop “I am Energy”, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts – School of Architecture, TU Delft – Faculty of Architecture – Façade Research Group, renderings by Jens Böke KEYWORDS: pneumatic, electrostatic, flying architecture, adaptivity This concept uses

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AIR ARCHITECTURE

/// AIR ARCHITECTURE IMAGINED BY Yves Klein “My walls of fire and my walls of water, with the roofs of air, materials for a new architecture. With these three classical elements, fire, air, and water, the city of tomorrow will be constructed; it

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AIR ARCHITECTURE

/// AIR ARCHITECTURE IMAGINED BY Yves Klein “My walls of fire and my walls of water, with the roofs of air, materials for a new architecture. With these three classical elements, fire, air, and water, the city of tomorrow will be constructed; it

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Future Envelope 8 ‘Mind the Gap’

/// Future Envelope 8 ‘Mind the Gap’ This one-day conference will address gaps in knowledge and process and consider how we can improve the design, specification and construction of building envelopes. The conference is intended for graduate engineers with up to

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Future Envelope 8 ‘Mind the Gap’

/// Future Envelope 8 ‘Mind the Gap’ This one-day conference will address gaps in knowledge and process and consider how we can improve the design, specification and construction of building envelopes. The conference is intended for graduate engineers with up to

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BMW Sanduhr

/// BMW Sanduhr Client BMW AG München Idea Media Audience Beratung GmbH, Berlin Architecture and Visualization imagine structure, Matthias Michel in collaboration with Max Weber and Felix Nienstätt Plexiglas technology imagine structure, Matthias Michel in collaboration with Röhm, Christian Eckhard Structural

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BMW Sanduhr

/// BMW Sanduhr Client BMW AG München Idea Media Audience Beratung GmbH, Berlin Architecture and Visualization imagine structure, Matthias Michel in collaboration with Max Weber and Felix Nienstätt Plexiglas technology imagine structure, Matthias Michel in collaboration with Röhm, Christian Eckhard Structural

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Archäologische Vitrine

   /// Archäologische Vitrine Architect kadawittfeldarchitektur, Aachen Structural planning imagine structure Archaeological show case After the Architects won the 1st prize, Imagine structure group are also part of the team for realization of the archaeologic show case in Aachen. The design blends

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Archäologische Vitrine

   /// Archäologische Vitrine Architect kadawittfeldarchitektur, Aachen Structural planning imagine structure Archaeological show case After the Architects won the 1st prize, Imagine structure group are also part of the team for realization of the archaeologic show case in Aachen. The design blends

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Wintergarten Kloster Beilstein

   /// Wintergarten Kloster Beilstein Client Katholische Kirchengemeinde Sankt Josef, Beilstein Architect Planwerk 590, Koblenz Structural planning imagine structure Completion 2010 Addition to the Beilstein Monastery To the Beilstein Monastery a new winter garden will be added. Imagine structure group are in

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Wintergarten Kloster Beilstein

   /// Wintergarten Kloster Beilstein Client Katholische Kirchengemeinde Sankt Josef, Beilstein Architect Planwerk 590, Koblenz Structural planning imagine structure Completion 2010 Addition to the Beilstein Monastery To the Beilstein Monastery a new winter garden will be added. Imagine structure group are in

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VITRA – Delivery Centre

/// VITRA – Delivery Centre Client Vitra AG, Birsfelden Architect SANAA, Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa Local Partners Nicole Berganski & Andreas Krawczyk Structural consulting Holger Techen, Matthias Michel Development period 2007 The Curtain Wall Material Research For the new Vitra

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VITRA – Delivery Centre

/// VITRA – Delivery Centre Client Vitra AG, Birsfelden Architect SANAA, Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa Local Partners Nicole Berganski & Andreas Krawczyk Structural consulting Holger Techen, Matthias Michel Development period 2007 The Curtain Wall Material Research For the new Vitra

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Ketteler Kolleg |Pneumatic roof

  /// Ketteler Kolleg |Pneumatic roof Architect HSK-Architekten, Darmstadt Structural planning imagine structure Energetic design imagine climate / Transsolar Completion 2009 During an energetic cleansing of the Ketteler Kolleg, the concept of the architect establishes a filigree roof construction. Membrane cushions

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Ketteler Kolleg |Pneumatic roof

  /// Ketteler Kolleg |Pneumatic roof Architect HSK-Architekten, Darmstadt Structural planning imagine structure Energetic design imagine climate / Transsolar Completion 2009 During an energetic cleansing of the Ketteler Kolleg, the concept of the architect establishes a filigree roof construction. Membrane cushions

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House of the future (HOF)

/// House of the future (HOF) The house of the future is designed by Behnisch Architects to be the first fully sustainable building on Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago. The outer envelope for (HOF) provides the required protection

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House of the future (HOF)

/// House of the future (HOF) The house of the future is designed by Behnisch Architects to be the first fully sustainable building on Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago. The outer envelope for (HOF) provides the required protection

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Frame Work

/// Frame Work The idea is to come up with a new way to build a formwork for concrete in  a way, which is fast and economic. The first attempt was made of cotton connected to a zipper with 8

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Frame Work

/// Frame Work The idea is to come up with a new way to build a formwork for concrete in  a way, which is fast and economic. The first attempt was made of cotton connected to a zipper with 8

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Textile Form-work

/// Textile Form-work  The aim for this project was to prepare bearing structure node made of concrete, which serves as support element for a table. Three bars should carry the table plate as a legs. The concrete rods placed at

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Textile Form-work

/// Textile Form-work  The aim for this project was to prepare bearing structure node made of concrete, which serves as support element for a table. Three bars should carry the table plate as a legs. The concrete rods placed at

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Rolled Wall

/// Rolled Wall Done by: Sascha Hickert , Carina Kisker The aim of this project is to design/develop an innovative light weight form work system, which is able to minimize the complexity for the core insulated double concrete walls form work,

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Rolled Wall

/// Rolled Wall Done by: Sascha Hickert , Carina Kisker The aim of this project is to design/develop an innovative light weight form work system, which is able to minimize the complexity for the core insulated double concrete walls form work,

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The Apple Store New York / 5th Avenue

/// The Apple Store New York / 5th Avenue Architect: BCJ Bohlin Cywinski Jackson / San Francisco Structural Engineer: Eckersöey O´Callaghan structural Design / London Apple is known as a leading company for computers and digital tools. The company’s success is

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The Apple Store New York / 5th Avenue

/// The Apple Store New York / 5th Avenue Architect: BCJ Bohlin Cywinski Jackson / San Francisco Structural Engineer: Eckersöey O´Callaghan structural Design / London Apple is known as a leading company for computers and digital tools. The company’s success is

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Vakko Headquarters and Power Media Center / REX

/// Vakko Headquarters and Power Media Center / REX The Vakko building consists of three storey rectangle, which was abandoned skeleton of an unfinished hotel project. The whole building wrapped in floor-to ceiling glass panes. The glass panes made of thin

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Vakko Headquarters and Power Media Center / REX

/// Vakko Headquarters and Power Media Center / REX The Vakko building consists of three storey rectangle, which was abandoned skeleton of an unfinished hotel project. The whole building wrapped in floor-to ceiling glass panes. The glass panes made of thin

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Detached houses by MVRDV

/// Detached Houses by MVRDV Project: Hageneiland Housing Location: Ypenburg, The Netherlands Completed: 2001 Architect: MVRDV Load-bearing structure: ABT Construction: Office for Architectual Engineering Executing company: Balaast Nedam The design presents a new way of thinking towards detached houses. The

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Detached houses by MVRDV

/// Detached Houses by MVRDV Project: Hageneiland Housing Location: Ypenburg, The Netherlands Completed: 2001 Architect: MVRDV Load-bearing structure: ABT Construction: Office for Architectual Engineering Executing company: Balaast Nedam The design presents a new way of thinking towards detached houses. The

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Façade Research Group in Delft

/// Façade Research Group in Delft 13/14 of March 2014: the spring meeting of the group happened to be in Delft – again good group work and interesting developments of the participating PhD´s.

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Façade Research Group in Delft

/// Façade Research Group in Delft 13/14 of March 2014: the spring meeting of the group happened to be in Delft – again good group work and interesting developments of the participating PhD´s.

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Contour Crafting

/// Contour Crafting Contour Crafting is a prototype of a new way of construction using an amazing robot. Its aim is to be able to construct homes in almost 24 hours using kind of layer construction technique.

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Contour Crafting

/// Contour Crafting Contour Crafting is a prototype of a new way of construction using an amazing robot. Its aim is to be able to construct homes in almost 24 hours using kind of layer construction technique.

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The Thrilling Surface

/// The Thrilling Surface The Thrilling Surface is a new book, which focuses on brick patterns. It highlights the big variety of brick bond aspects, giving the architect the power to move brickwork from old school techniques and bring it

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The Thrilling Surface

/// The Thrilling Surface The Thrilling Surface is a new book, which focuses on brick patterns. It highlights the big variety of brick bond aspects, giving the architect the power to move brickwork from old school techniques and bring it

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ErasmusKrankenhaus – Rotterdam

/// ErasmusKrankenhaus – Rotterdam The idea was driven by the desire for a better integration of all teaching facilities with the Medical centre. As the Medical centre hoped for better interaction between the departments, the staff and the expertise. Therefore a

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ErasmusKrankenhaus – Rotterdam

/// ErasmusKrankenhaus – Rotterdam The idea was driven by the desire for a better integration of all teaching facilities with the Medical centre. As the Medical centre hoped for better interaction between the departments, the staff and the expertise. Therefore a

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Konstruktiver Glasbau 2

/// Konstruktiver Glasbau 2 Ulrich Knaack, Wilfried Führer, Jan Wurm Müller Verlag Köln 2000 Glass structures are becoming more interesting for designers and engineers due to the rapid development of the technology and it´s aesthetical potentials. This second book about glass

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Konstruktiver Glasbau 2

/// Konstruktiver Glasbau 2 Ulrich Knaack, Wilfried Führer, Jan Wurm Müller Verlag Köln 2000 Glass structures are becoming more interesting for designers and engineers due to the rapid development of the technology and it´s aesthetical potentials. This second book about glass

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Konstruktiver Glasbau

/// Konstruktiver Glasbau Ulrich Knaack Müller Verlag Köln 1998 Next to its transparency and the architectural potential glass is coming more into the focus of by it´s structural performance: new developed materials and a better understanding of the structural requirements

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Konstruktiver Glasbau

/// Konstruktiver Glasbau Ulrich Knaack Müller Verlag Köln 1998 Next to its transparency and the architectural potential glass is coming more into the focus of by it´s structural performance: new developed materials and a better understanding of the structural requirements

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Hoogeschool INHolland

/// Hoogeschool INHolland The world’s thinnest glass façade at the INHolland School of Applied Sciences in Delft was driven by the desire for innovation. It is known that any glass façade with large spans needs stabilizing systems for wind and dead

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Hoogeschool INHolland

/// Hoogeschool INHolland The world’s thinnest glass façade at the INHolland School of Applied Sciences in Delft was driven by the desire for innovation. It is known that any glass façade with large spans needs stabilizing systems for wind and dead

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Hauptverwaltung EnBW Stuttgart

/// Hauptverwaltung EnBW Stuttgart Owner: EnBW Liegenschaften Baumanagement, Stuttgart TGA: Balck und Partner, Heidelberg Accomplishment: Climate and façade concept, Evaluation of energy consumption, Life cycle analysis Study finished: 2007 Façade renovation project for the former main administration building EnBW in the centre of Stuttgart:  the main objectives

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Hauptverwaltung EnBW Stuttgart

/// Hauptverwaltung EnBW Stuttgart Owner: EnBW Liegenschaften Baumanagement, Stuttgart TGA: Balck und Partner, Heidelberg Accomplishment: Climate and façade concept, Evaluation of energy consumption, Life cycle analysis Study finished: 2007 Façade renovation project for the former main administration building EnBW in the centre of Stuttgart:  the main objectives

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Verwaltungsgebäude EnBW Esslingen

/// Verwaltungsgebäude EnBW Esslingen Owner: EnBW Liegenschaften Baumanagement, Stuttgart Architect: Architekturbüro Müller, Benzing und Partner, Esslingen TGA: Paul, Gampe + Partner, Esslingen Accomplishment: Climate and façade concept, Evaluation of energy consumption, Life cycle analysis Study finished: 2007 Façade renovation concepts for EnBW Office in Esslingen after examining the

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Verwaltungsgebäude EnBW Esslingen

/// Verwaltungsgebäude EnBW Esslingen Owner: EnBW Liegenschaften Baumanagement, Stuttgart Architect: Architekturbüro Müller, Benzing und Partner, Esslingen TGA: Paul, Gampe + Partner, Esslingen Accomplishment: Climate and façade concept, Evaluation of energy consumption, Life cycle analysis Study finished: 2007 Façade renovation concepts for EnBW Office in Esslingen after examining the