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Carbon3D

Print a 3D object from a resin with UV light and oxigen 25 to 100 times faster than current 3D printers? Wait no more

Shapeshifter

Dreams What are dreams? Moments etched in time Swept in strokes on twilight canvases Vast as the cosmos Quiet lullabies echoing through the purple dawn Dreams Farthest reaches of imagination, fulfilled Endlessly evolving Hidden Leaps and bounds Hidden beauty in unexpected places Sculptures of perfect imperfections These are dreams Sublime journeys beyond the extraordinary Sad …

Create a custom Revit fill pattern

First of all it should be clear the 2 types of Fill Patterns that can be used in Revit. Drafting Patterns This type of pattern is used symbolically to represent, usually, a building material. The measutements defined relate to the view, not to the model. That is, if a pattern with horizontal lines spaced 3 cm …

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Visualizer for SketchUp

I still cann’t believe that this extension for SketchUp is free. Simple but very useful, its allowing you to perform a basic rendering in record time. It is fully integrated into the program using the configuration of sunlight, shadows and materials of SketchUp. Obviously it has a lot of limitations such as the inability to …

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Reinventing Public Phones

Following the gradual decline of public telephones eclipsed by mobile devices. New York decided to create a contest called Reinvent Payphones to generate ideas on what should be done with the 11,412 connections that exist throughout the city. An efficient way to draw attention to the technology industry while involving local designers. From the 12 teams …

¿What is the sustainability?

Sustainability can be defined as the ability of sustain itself. If an activity is considered sustainable, it should be able to go on forever. But it is not as simple as that. In 1992 the Brundtland Commission, formerly known as the World Commission on Environment and Development defined sustainability as follows: “Development that meets the …

Steven Holl

“The architecture is an organic link between concept and form” Architect and watercolorist, born in 1947 in Brementon, Washington. He graduated from the University of Washington and continued his studies in Rome in 1970 to later found Steven Holl Architects in New York City. Considered one of the most important architects of the US, Steven Holl is known …

FAKRO Inspires – Space for new visions

Objetive Create a concept or display of an architectural design that use a wide range of products FAKRO. Designed so its performance is possible with current technology. Must be functional, energy-efficient, full of light and environmentally friendly. Furthermore, the body of the building should blend with the landscape. Prizes First prize – 5000€ Second prize – 3000€ …

LEED

Stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, a certification system for sustainable buildings developed by the US Green Building Council, initially implemented in 1998 in the US, its purpose is to help the owners and users of buildings to use energy resources efficiently and to achieve sustainable development. LEED has evolved since its inception incorporating …