In a Quantum Superposition between Art & Science

||FissurePort _ Biothing

Category : Architecture, Code, Urbanism · No Comments · by May 15, 2011

From the site: “Cliff formations found along many coastlines (including Kaohsiung outer coastline) are resonated through strong vertical fissures of the building. Fractals are frequently used to calculate coastline behavior, given the different degree of “roughness” and multiple orders of scale found in natural coastlines. ||Fissures Port Terminal proposal reflects the idea of such complex articulation within the tectonics of the building…”

||fissurePort _ Port Terminal _ Kaohsiung Taiwan:
Alisa Andrasek + Jose Sanchez_ principal designers
design team: Knut Brunier – Gabriel Morales – Denis Lacej
Competition Entry 2010 – Phase 1 – 40,000 sq meters