Apparent Contours – Digital Algorithms for the Movement of Articulated Surfaces

by novedge June 25, 2014 11 min read

Michele Calvano shared with us a preview of the expanded 2nd edition of his book, "Architettura delle Superfici Piegate” - "Architecture of Folded Surfaces", in which he discusses creating digital algorithms for the movement of articulated surfaces.
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The Edge: Michele Calvano and the Architecture of Folded Surfaces

by novedge May 06, 2014 9 min read

Inspired by the art of origami, Michele Calvano has been working on geometrical systems to calculate the different ways surfaces can be folded and utilized. To this end, he uses Rhino and Grasshopper, fusing new digital technologies and ancient art.
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