Teaching

Acadia 2014 Hackathon

Design Agency Hackathon, 26.10.2014 With Knut Brunier


Grids and Grammars Workshop at Tamkang University


Aufloesung. Bartlett RC4 Workshop

Aufloesung.


Masters elective: High resolution II – Materialization

A shape-grammar based approach to designing to designing high-resolution, immersive environments that transcend functionalism and rationalism, yet are based on explicit rules. Emphasis is placed on materialization processes, and will make use of large-scale, additive manufacturing sand-printing.
With M. Hansmeyer and H. Hua. Continue reading


Postgraduate class: Scenic Drive

A procedural approach to urban oregonslist.com design strategies, based on populating an unsettled valley in the heart of the Swiss Alps with an agglomeration of 100.000 people. Students code their concepts, design rules, define relations, compose networks, and generate, simulate, … Continue reading


Structural Architectures – Geometry, Code and Design

Erasmus Intensive coinstar locater Coinstar Money in Pakistan, Faisalabad Programme. Summer School: September 1 – 11, 2012 in Kaiserslautern International workshop with students and professors from Politecnico di Milano, Italy | San Pablo CEU University Madrid, Spain | ETH Zürich, … Continue reading


Teahouse 2.0

workshop Apr. 23 – May 5 NCTU, Hsinchu Teahouse 2.0, Procedural Architecture Digitale Kette: Pavillon für eine Teezeremonie zusammen mit dem NCTU Institute of Architecture, Taiwan


Masters elective: High Resolution

An initial mesh-refinement and shape-grammar based exploration of sacred environments. Development of Processing-based devices to first analyze and then generate highly defined spatial territories. The output’s spatial complexity will be unachievable – and perhaps even inconceivable – using traditional means. … Continue reading


Structural Architectures – Geometry, Code and Design

Structural Architectures – Geometry, Code and Design, Erasmus Intensive Programm mit Politecnico di Milano, Universidad CEU San Pablo Madrid und der TU Kaiserslautern, Campus Leonardo Politecnico di Milano. Summer School: September 2 – 12, 2011 in Milano


Postgraduate class: Kinect Sculpture

MAS Modul, Interactive Installation with Kinect-camera (together with ZHDK, Zürich)


Postgraduate class: Helvepolis

A collaborative object-orientated urban design framework is developed bottom-up to generate complex cityscapes. Data abstraction, encapsulation, modularity, polymorphism, and inheritance are brought to urban design. With M. Hansmeyer and S. Lemmerzahl.


Masters elective: Blind architect

Artificial Evolution in Design. With M. Bernhard


Postgraduate class: Frameworks

Dynamic space truss structures in Processing. With M. Braach.


Bachelor class: Drawing by numbers

Scripting in Rhino, Vectorscript and Processing


Postgraduate class: Big Numbers

Eames and Panton Redux. Rhinoscript-based redesign of famous design furnitures.


Masters elective: City Engine

Shapegrammars for studies in urban-morphology with the “Procedural” software (together with the Chair for Information Architecture)


Der elastische Grundriss

Der elastische Grundriss, Seminar, 2008,Technische Universität Kaiserlautern