MARC FORNES & THEVERYMANY™

PRACTICING AT THE INTERSECTION OF ART + ARCHITECTURE ^ COMPUTATION

080905_CoLab: R&Sie + THEVERYMANY (003)


LOOPHOLE (Cieszyn, Poland – Cesky Tesin,Czech / 2008)
Collaboration with Francois Roche, principal of R&Sie
http://www.new-territories.com/

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Far from being the final scheme – here is one of the many options studied in February…
Further away from weaving – it had its own flavor as well: the “clips” build up was looked at as an assembly of single ring type with standard pipes (of custom length); a ring-pipe steel interface would have still needed to be developed in order to allow the rings to follow the direction of the weave for perfect snapping…

CREDITS:

LOOPHOLE / Design of a pedestrian bridge on the boundaries of the two countries
Cieszyn, Poland-Cesky Tesin,Czech / 2005-2008

Architect: R&Sie(n)… Paris
Associated partner: Marc Fornes on clips parametric version.
Creative team: François Roche, Stéphanie Lavaux, with Sylwia Bogdan, Toshikatsu Kiuchi
Engineer: VP&Green, Paris
Key dimensions: 60 m linear
Client: The city of Cieszyn, in both part, Polish and Czech
Cost: 2 million €

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1 Comment

  [andre.moraes] wrote @

muito bom seu trabalho.a muito tempo acompanho alguns desses projetos por este blog.parabéns.


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