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Brittany Henderson Dhawan

Brittany Henderson Dhawan

Alameda, CA, US

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View from the South of the Pavilion
View from the South of the Pavilion
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Sphere Packing Pavilion

In this Studio project with Dr. David Gerber, I worked on the algorithm of sphere packing.  It was partly generated from grasshopper, manually edited, aggregated, and manipulated some more. 

The Pavilion is 20' x 40' x 20' High.  With one corner oriented to Due South.

The biggest thing I learned here is that NURBS surfaces of spheres are the heaviest geometry you can possibly make in Rhino.  Which isn't a good thing...

 
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Status: School Project
Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

 
View from the East of the Pavilion
View from the East of the Pavilion
South East Bird's Eye View
South East Bird's Eye View
Inside View
Inside View
Section on short side
Section on short side
This is the grasshopper aggregation of the form before hollowing it out
This is the grasshopper aggregation of the form before hollowing it out
The 3d print of the Pavilion in blue ABS plastic
The 3d print of the Pavilion in blue ABS plastic
A component of the 3d print
A component of the 3d print

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