Parametric structures for architect

The goal was to create parametric dome and trusses for a large conference hall.   The ideal solution to this was to use grasshopper plugin for Rhino and grasshopper-archicad connection. On the pictures below you can see Rhinoceros fnd Grasshopper windows:  and as a result, Arcicad 3D window with arhicad native elements: Fully parametric dome and trusses…

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Ten lessons from the great Olmstead

Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903), the father of American landscape architecture 1) Respect “the genius of a place.” Olmsted wanted his designs to stay true to the character of their natural surroundings. He referred to “the genius of a place,” a belief that every site has ecologically and spiritually unique qualities. The goal was to “access…

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