Custom Display

Solar analysis of Leshan topography As I’ve been working increasingly within Grasshopper, I’ve gotten more and more reluctant to go through convoluted workflows to produce and process images. The prospect of baking and rendering, processing and exporting a Make2D, distributing lineweights, compositing layers and adjusting color balance has become more offputting than it already was. … Continue reading

CONTOUR: Visual(izing) Data

Some of my thesis work was recently selected by Contour Journal for their series on data visualization and its relationship to research methods among architects and designers. My submission draws from the custom mesh and lineweight display scripts for grasshopper preview geometry posted here earlier. The post—and the rest of the ongoing Visual(izing) Data series—can … Continue reading

ACADIA 2014 Hackathon

Nathaniel Zuelzke and I were invited to participate as ‘design champions’ in the Hackathon element of this year’s ACADIA conference. The overarching theme of the conference was Design Agency, a concept that has been a focal point of research for both of us. Given the loose format and short length of the event, we worked … Continue reading