Generative Design and Digital Fabrication in Architecture - in practise
SAT 9th - TUES 12th June 2012
GRASSHOPPER | METAL | ROBOTS
The RoboFold Facade Design and Build is a four day intensive workshop, exploring the RoboFold fabrication process for 1:1 components and assemblies. The event will be held in London at the RoboFold factory/studio from June 9th-12th. Workshop participants will investigate the design of facade forms in paper and card, and transfer these to Rhino's Grasshopper plugin to simulate folding and robotics. Using the in-house CNC vinyl cutter and CNC router, various scale prototypes will be folded by hand and by robot. The final 1:1 facade will be formed using 6-axis industrial robots.
-Tutors: Gregory Epps, RoboFold founder and Florent Michel, RoboFold software developer.
-See previous workshops here.
-Download Poster here.
-Bring your own laptop.
-Please install Rhino and Grasshopper before you arrive.
-No previous experience with Grasshopper necessary.
-Daily 10am-5pm. Location details here.
-Drinks reception Tuesday evening.
Professional: £600 inc VAT
Student: £500 inc VAT
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