Archinect - News 2016-09-28T20:09:01-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149966968/instant-customizable-digital-architectural-stencils-hit-the-market Instant, customizable digital architectural stencils hit the market Julia Ingalls 2016-09-06T14:38:00-04:00 >2016-09-13T00:10:00-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3w/3w4vrfy8k9ecd647.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>With a press release that makes references to Banksy's iconic global stencils, the new digital architectural stencil set from&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/188790/morpholio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Morpholio </a>enables architects to instantly make customizable stencils of complex designs, from faces to condo layouts to intricately shaded trees. The initial image can come from a photograph, drawing, or render.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/5c/5cl5wfus62jcpds4.jpg"></p><p>As Toru Hasegawa, co-creator of&nbsp;Morpholio Trace Pro explains: "Software should mirror the gestures, intuition and behavior of the creative. Trace Pro seeks to amplify it, and in doing so, make it as smart and elastic as possible." &nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/z8/z8tjnzv0l7qomi6a.jpg"></p><p>This video illustrates the process, which involves gliding the stencil tool over a particular design, capturing it, and then replicating it/editing it at will with the assorted tool bars:</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/86001723/i-am-zaha "I Am Zaha" Archinect 2013-11-07T17:34:00-05:00 >2013-11-11T21:12:08-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zr/zrrwm5vwe38nd25u.jpg" width="514" height="329" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>On a brick wall near the Zaha Hadid Design Gallery in London's Clerkenwell district, tile and mosaic company Domus has crafted a likeness of Dame Zaha Hadid. But there is a trick to the installation by artist Greg Shapter&mdash;it is a three-dimensional, one-point-perspective piece that is best seen from an "X" stenciled onto the sidewalk nearby.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>