Friday, October 27th Columbia GSAPP will be hosting an event to celebrate our 125th Anniversary in Low Library. The event will be for alumni and staff and will feature two distinct installations. A lighting instlalation, which will be hung from the ceiling and parametric space truss that will grow out of the floor.
Design work for the truss started a month and a half ago and fabrication started last week. The final model will consist of four sections, two overhangs and two bar sections. The design and the assembly of the pieces are meant to illustrate Columbia's Fabrication Labratory. The truss will be completed by Wednesday , and cladding the cladding will be finished by Thursday night.