Knitting Behavior

Knitting Behavior

This thesis, explores computation as a communicative device between the physical and the digital, establishing a conversation between a material assembly and a digital model as a tool to inform the logic of the assembly’s internal organization.

Zigzag Pattern Python Grasshopper3d

Zigzag Pattern

In this premium python script you can create a Zigzag based pattern inside a panel in grasshopper.

Random Point Proximity Grasshopper3d

Random Point Proximity

In this grasshopper example file, you can create a skeleton mesh from a series of random points (Rhino 7 is recommended).

Volumetric Lattice Grasshopper3d

Volumetric Lattice

In this grasshopper example file you can create many different voxelized lattice structures by using the AxoloTL plugin.

Fibrous Future of Architecture

Fibrous Future of Architecture

This thesis by Berfin Evrim, presents research that combines weaving and 3D Printing to fabricate a textile that will be used for supporting the weight of a person sitting on a stool or chair. This textile uses carbon-reinforced polymers and jute fibers.

Chameleon Grasshopper3d Plugin

Chameleon

Chameleon by MWG creates a live link between Grasshopper and Zbrush to quickly exchange geometry and parametrically set up command sequences. You can quickly send preset commands or your own custom ZScript to Zbrush.

Massing Optimization

Massing Optimization

This research by Obando Erik,  evaluates a methodology where PD and BIM modelling are coupled since the conceptual design stage. For this purpose, a residential building with a pixel/pop-out architectural concept is developed in its conceptual phase.

Twisted Network Grasshopper3d

Twisted Network

In this grasshopper example file, you can twist a network of patterns by rotating it around a parametric axis.

Porosity Pottery Grasshopper3d

Porosity Pottery

In this grasshopper example file, you can create a parametric model by moving a series of random points in a random direction and project them on a defined surface.

Parakeet's Pattern Grasshopper3d

Parakeet’s Pattern

In this grasshopper example file you can use the parakeet’s genotype patterns on a sphere or any mesh to generate a 3d parametric pattern.

Rotating Pyramids Grasshopper3d

Rotating Pyramids

In this grasshopper example file you can model a series of rotating pyramids by using a polar grid and giving each row an increasing deformation vector.

Cloth Simulation Grasshopper3d

Cloth Simulation

In this grasshopper example file, you can create a cloth simulation by using the flexhopper plugin.

Perlin Noise Iso Surface Grasshopper3d

Perlin Noise Iso Surface

In this grasshopper example file you can create a voxelized sculpture by using a Perlin noise effect which is applied on each of the individual voxels inside a cube.

Twisted Box Grasshopper3d Pufferfish

Twisted Box

In this Rhino Grasshopper tutorial, you will learn how to use the Pufferfish plugin component called “Twisted Box Through Surfaces” to morph a dodecahedron between two surfaces.

Shoe Rack Grasshopper3d

Shoe Rack

In this grasshopper example file, by modeling a series of rectangles and rotating them we can create a shoe rack.

Inframe elastic timber gridshell

Inframe

This thesis by Judyta M. Cichocka presents a design-oriented methodology for the design, optimization and construction of sequentially erected elastic timber gridshells. A multi-objective approach toward simultaneous optimization of the overall size and grid configurations.

Mesh Column Grasshopper3d Weaverbird

Mesh Column

In this grasshopper example file you can model a series of columns between two surfaces by using the weaverbird plugin.

Noise Field Grasshopper3d

Noise Field

In this grasshopper example file, you can create a noise field by using the Heteroptera plugin.

Modularizing Transformations

Modularizing Transformations

This thesis by Sen Dai proposes a modularized mechanism for designing transformable materials, as well as a design tool to help the designer make reconfigurable transformable material structures.

Monoceros Grasshopper3d Plugin

Monoceros

Monoceros was developed at studio Subdigital by Ján Toth and Ján Pernecký. Monoceros is an implementation of the Wave Function Collapse (WFC) algorithm developed for game design by Maxim Gumin and extended and promoted by Oskar Stålberg with his game Townscaper.

Tetrahedral Mesh Grasshopper3d

Tetrahedral Mesh

In this grasshopper example file, you can model a tetrahedral mesh from a series of thickened curves.

Shortest Path on Mesh Grasshopper3d

Shortest Path on Mesh

In this grasshopper example file by defining a series of points you can create a pattern on a mesh based on the shortest path between two points.

DOMAIN TRANSFORMS IN ARCHITECTURE

Domain Transformations

This thesis by Mathias Bernhard seeks to provide a map of the current computational design landscape. The theoretical first part constructs a series of five dualities around design, geometry representation and their related data structures.

Pavilion by Field Grasshopper3d

Pavilion by Field

In this grasshopper example file by defining a series of fields you can grow columns towards a surface.