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ICD Aggregate Pavilion 2018 / ICD University of Stuttgart

In inanimate nature, large masses of granular substances, such as sand or gravel, are in constant processes of formation through perpetual cycles of erosion and accretion. What if architecture was to emulate this behaviour and allow for its own continuous reconfiguration"

© ICD University Stuttgart

Architects: ICD University of Stuttgart

Location: 70469 Stuttgart, Germany

Icd Institute For Computational Design And Construction: Karola Dierichs, Achim Menges

Research Team: Christian Arias, Bahar Al Bahar, Elaine Bonavia, Federico Forestiero, Pedro Giachini, Shir Katz, Alexandre Mballa-Ekobena, Leyla Yunis, Jacob Zindroski

Project Year: 2018

Photographs: ICD University Stuttgart, Roland Halbe
Cable Robotics: Ondrej Kyjanek, Martin Loucka

Manufacturing: Wilhelm Weber GmbH & Co. KG

Funding: GETTYLAB, ITASCA Consulting Inc.

Size: circa 105 cubic metres (Height: 3.00 metres, Width: 5.00 metres, Length: 7.00 metres)

Weight: circa 2500 kilograms

Number Of Particles: circa 120 000 non-convex particles (circa 70 000 hexapods and circa 50 000 dekapods) and circa 725 convex particles (spheres)

© Roland Halbe

© Roland Halbe

Text description provided by the architects. In inanimate nature, large masses of granular substances, such as sand or gravel, are in constant processes of formation through perpetual cycles of erosion and ac...
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