by Francesca Conte

HYPER CITIES | DAILY DIARY

What’s happening today in BARCELONA, NYC, MOSCOW, TEHRAN, BEIRUT, BEIJING.

BARCELONA
Today was the beginning of the mass customized production of our wooden joints using digital fabrication tools such as laser cutter. During the midterm presentations the students received valuable comments from our jury to finalize their project. Closing with the great lecture of Luis Fraguada.

BEIJING
Arduino’s class in Beijing!

BEIRUT
Following the development of a first 3D developed model, the groups started testing a large-scale prototype on the CNC router, and utilizing it to install first modules of inflatable skin.

MOSCOW
Today Katya Larina shared with us her researches she is currently working on and some ideas she adopted from the landscape urbanism approach, she suggests the discussion on how the landscape can become a design agency or prototypical model of the urban project and share the challenges of projecting the ecological thinking into the urban strategy.

NEW YORK CITY
Working on preparing the fabrication sessions and coding responsive units. Getting ready for the long day of fabrication and assembly tomorrow!

TEHRAN
Lili gave a gh lecture on how to visualize our sound data in the prospective 3D sculptures. Major collaborative fabrication day!

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