1067 5th Ave, New York, NY 10128, USA
Entrance of the Museum
transformativeCohesion (); investigates a design process of amalgamating multiple self-organising and autonomous algorithms with digital fabrications. It builds on the idea of the bottom-up and morphogenesis design process to seek and enhance the fundamentals of architectural topologies with complex tectonics. These investigations bring about the notion of emergent computational processes that create a symbiotic and non-linear relationship on global and local scales. It systemises the poly scalar behaviours with simple underlying rules to enhance the generation of architectural form. The system has been executed in multiple architectural scales in examining the process of the development of cohesive tectonics.

The project values a time-based format, transformative growth. It showcases and highlights the exploration of emergence tectonics from the algorithmic process that couldn’t be captured in a traditional format. Enhancing the sequence of animation, authorship is enhanced by the detailed visualisation of emergent, creating higher and complex order creating divergent actualisation.

The framework orchestrates to form an architecture that questions the traditional topologies and tectonic values. It enhances the emergence of morphogenesis through a computational approach through robotic fabrication. The interactions of morphogenetic emergent and morphodynamic authorships created the proposal that produces responsive, transformative and cohesive architecture.
Design Framework & Scale Experiments
Precedent Relationship Diagram
“Divergent actualisation (emergence) is from a genuine creation which breaks with resemblance as a process.”​​​​​​​
-Manuel De Landa
Global Scale Form Finding_Volume Advection
Global Scale Form Finding_Colour Vector
Global Scale Form Finding_ Chaos Theory Attractors
Global Scale Form Finding_Mesh Face Cross Product Swirl
Global Scale Form Finding_Differnetial Growth
Differential Growth System is a deformation of a surface that grows at a different rates in different locations. Biological systems can create complex forms from interaction of physical properties of a surface and simple controls of growth rates over time.

Differential Growth Behaviours
Kernel Density Estimation & Frei Otto's Cohesion
Swarm Intelligence Behaviours
Initial Individual Experiments on Cohesion and Aggregation
Initial Experiments 
Architectural Prototype_Strange Objects
Architectural Prototype_Interior Chunk Iteration 6.5_01
Architectural Prototype_Interior Chunk Iteration 6.5_02
Architectural Prototype_Interior Chunk Iteration 08_02
Architectural Prototype_Interior Chunk Detailed Vignettes
Architectural Prototype_Interior Chunk Detailed Vignettes
Architectural Prototype_Interior Chunk Detailed Vignettes
Architectural Prototype_Interior Chunk Detailed Vignettes
Architectural Prototype_Growth of Topological Chunk 
Architectural Prototype_Topological Chunk  Facade
Architectural Prototype_Topological Chunk  Facade
Architectural Prototype_Topological Chunk Detailed Vignettes
Central Park, Museum Road and NYC
Museum Entrance
Drone View
Aerial Top View
Interior Vignettes
Sectional Study of the Entrance
Animated Section
Mx3D and Joris Laarman Lab WAAM Dot Printing of Dragon Bench
Process Diagram of WAAM Printing
Fabrication Diagrams of K Means Panelisation, Structural Analysis and Stress Curves
Fabrication Details
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