Animated 3d Printed Sculpture

Taking on the appendages of Fibonacci’s sequence found in many of our natural objects, these sculptures are spun with precise and exact speed accommodated by specific intervals of strobe lights, bringing to life the static objects when art marries mathematics. […]

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“This was not my dream” (video review)

‘This was not my dream’ — Redux House, Brazil from Pedro Kok on Vimeo. Studio MK27 was among 100 architects who participated in the 14th Venice Biennale’s “Time Space Existence”, exhibiting their works through 5 carefully crafted videos- all of which depicted the lives of its residences in a dramatic and perhaps sarcastic tone. The narrative of the Redux House, Brazil, is produced by Pedro Kok & Gabriel Kogan who captured every detail and corner of this home with a sinister hint, provoking its audience to make sense of the architecture from a very different perspective. There is, however, some truth in the lines that despised the responsibility or the role assumed by architects- educating our clients on how they ought to live. Thus […]

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The Problem Solving Slime Mould

In the recent years, slime mould (Physarum polycephalum) has become an extensive study tool to improve networks in the cities of Japan, Canada and even China. The methodology is almost primitive as there is no intervention of any digital technology to generate the prototypes. […]

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Archifest Pavilion Design Competition 2014- IXA’s entry

      Singapore Archifest 2014 revolves around the theme “Crowd”. This design competition calls for registered architects to interpret and to translate the notion of crowd into a pavilion which will be built on the event plaza of Marina Bay Sands this September. The site is a linear footprint which covers approximately 60m X 10m area, overlooking the waterfront, a site that is arguably more prominent than the former proposals in 2012 and 2013. It will serve as a place for sharing and discussion, for hosting the opening night and some other exhibitions. With the budget of 50k (SGD), the pavilion will house a café for 50 seated guests, shelters 200 audiences, provide for ancillary services such as lockers,  […]

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