In a Quantum Superposition between Art & Science

Dark Branes – Alisa Andrasek + Gil Akos

Category : Architecture, Design, Urbanism · No Comments · by June 20, 2011

From the site: “The dark and complex waters of Venice and the competition’s poly-scalar challenge acted as a fertile ground for testing micro-macro-other scales of design ecology [...] It is in essence a membrane system characterized by intensive filtering and variable porosity, capable of negotiating shifting territories and providing new opportunities for re-texturing existing forms of connectivity. As a means of approaching the host condition of the dark lagoon, the studio began with a series of precedent studies, investigating a number of systems found in the natural environment such as marches, wetlands, and archipelagos, each of which negotiate the distribution of liquids, land , and life in novel and complex ways..”

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