Columbia GSAPP Craft in the Digital Age    Critic: Nathan Carter      The skills of the architect are now dedicated to the digital.  The making and testing of a project can take place entirely in the computer, but without an intimate understanding of materials and techniques of making, the architect’s digital work has limited efficacy.   Making and testing belongs within the larger feedback loop of design. 

Columbia GSAPP Craft in the Digital Age

Critic: Nathan Carter

 

The skills of the architect are now dedicated to the digital.  The making and testing of a project can take place entirely in the computer, but without an intimate understanding of materials and techniques of making, the architect’s digital work has limited efficacy. 

Making and testing belongs within the larger feedback loop of design. 

 prototyping process photos

prototyping process photos

 seating unit joint types

seating unit joint types

 seating shelf unit

seating shelf unit

 final seating units

final seating units