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Videre: drawing and evolutionary architectures

Cureton, P. (2013) Videre: drawing and evolutionary architectures. Materials Architecture Design Environment (MADE). 9(7), pp. 18-27. 1742-416X.

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Abstract: Analysing the works of the seascape architect Wolf Hilbertz (1938 -2007), coral scientist Dr Thomas Goreau, architect Newton Fallis and collective, the journal article considered the development of ‘self organizing’ natural building materials developing a mode of working - Cybertecture (Cybernetics & Architecture) (Hilbertz 1970). This investigation focuses particularly on that of Biorock® the mineral accretion technology, and involves a process of creating artificial coral reefs which are stronger and more resilient to degrading factors found on natural reefs.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cureton, Paul, Videre, drawing, evolutionary, architecture, MADE, McVicar, Dutoit
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
Creators: Cureton, Paul
Publisher: Welsh School of Architecture
Faculties, Divisions and Institutes: Faculties > Faculty of Arts, Science & Technology > Fine Art
Date: October 2013
Date Type: Publication
Page Range: pp. 18-27
Journal or Publication Title: Materials Architecture Design Environment (MADE)
Volume: 9
Number: 7
Language: English
ISSN: 1742-416X
Status: Published / Disseminated
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