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Top 10 Parametric Buildings in Arch2O

What is the Parametric Building? To identify the parametric building, we should first know the technical meaning of the word Parameter. Parameter as stated in the Oxford dictionary is "A numerical or other...
Courtesy of IBA.

Case Study: The Parametric Twist of Canton Tower

People have always got used to seeing TV towers as antennas with hierarchical lattice metallic wireframe. the Canton Tower is the first parametric TV tower ever designed. Courtesy of Frank...
Para Eco House at Solar Decathlon Europe 2012, Courtesy of Tongju University Team - Photography: Jia Dongfang

Para Eco House | Tongji University

Para Eco House Architecture students of Tongji University, China, created Para Eco-House for Europe's Solar Decathlon 2012 - one of the most renowned international architecture competitions focused on energy...
Photography by Alan Tansey

GAUD exhibition 2012 | Pratt

GAUD exhibition 2012 | Pratt It has become a tradition - the annual students exhibition of Pratt Institute’s graduates of Architecture and Urban Design. Each April graduate students make an installation...
Courtesy of Denis Homaykov

The Parametric Table | Denis Homaykov

The parametric table is a great creation by Denis Homaykov. The curves of this exquisite piece of furniture rise and fall creating an interesting undulating form. In order to precisely design the individual...
Courtesy of Margen LAB- photo by Adrià Goula

Endesa World Fab Condenser | Margen LAB

Although parametric design is still a relatively new idea in architecture, many of the studies done in this direction also incorporate elements such as sustainability or newer means of physical fabrication....
Courtesy of SOFTlab - Photography: Alan Tansey

POLYP.lux | SOFTlab

POLYP.lux is an interactive installation created by NYC-based design studio, SOFTlab, in May 2011. The installation was made for the entrance of 'School Nite' - an exhibition of site-specific installations,...
Courtesy of reMIX Architects

Zoo Pavilion | reMIX Architects

Zoo Pavilion A result of a mouthful of technical parametric revisions, this origami-esque structure envelopes a substantial volume of space and evolves into the circus pavilion for Dalian Zoo in China. With...