Archinect - Ampdesign 2017-08-24T05:05:54-04:00 Steel Bench-old work Ampdesign 2017-08-17T16:26:30-04:00 >2017-08-17T16:26:31-04:00 <p>Collaborative work with Cranbrook colleague Jodie Roth Cooper. <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p><p>Difficult to see in these images but the bench top constructed from pieces of 14 ga. steel fastened together with stud welds to develop section strength by adjusting depth of top at middle section. <br></p> Silverlake 2017 Ampdesign 2017-04-30T01:18:59-04:00 >2017-05-14T17:17:55-04:00 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Mobile Ticket Kiosk Ampdesign 2016-03-19T22:34:22-04:00 >2016-04-03T21:04:12-04:00 <p>Kiosk designed for airline industry. CNC fabricated stainless steel shell.&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;</p> Rancho Deluxe Ampdesign 2015-09-06T23:23:32-04:00 >2015-09-25T00:43:25-04:00 <p>Further development for the "...meanwhile back at the ranch" container based project.&nbsp; Tentatively called Rancho Deluxe.&nbsp; Will incorporate state of the art water reclamation methods and other sustainable elements for power and infrastructure.</p> ISO 6346 Ranch--New project in development Ampdesign 2015-07-30T23:29:32-04:00 >2015-09-15T12:52:03-04:00 <p>Concept rendering.<br>&nbsp;</p> Loop Chair preview Ampdesign 2015-06-08T00:03:44-04:00 >2015-10-16T13:01:31-04:00 <p>A chair project I have been sketching out for a while. Just got around to modeling it.&nbsp; Consistent with the X-Delta piece, this also is a single sheet of material with minimal surface intervention to the create the form.&nbsp; Details and more explanation to follow.&nbsp; Please check back.</p> Still a WIP --X-Delta project Ampdesign 2014-10-13T00:14:24-04:00 >2014-10-14T21:39:25-04:00 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Flow -Warming Huts in Winnipeg, Canada Ampdesign 2014-10-05T23:30:56-04:00 >2014-10-07T22:03:37-04:00 <p>Competition entry for The Forks in Winnipeg 2015</p> Warming Huts at The Forks, Winnipeg, Canada Ampdesign 2014-10-05T12:32:19-04:00 >2014-10-07T22:02:54-04:00 <p>Latest competition entry for Warming Huts in Winnipeg Canada.</p> Uodate-X-Delta scalable seating Ampdesign 2014-06-10T13:05:56-04:00 >2014-06-17T23:49:50-04:00 <p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>The X-Delta system can then be folded fairly quickly into the final form using basic tools.&nbsp; The fold axes are designated by a configuration of strategically placed laser cut incisions in the blank sheet.&nbsp; Support legs of the singular piece are folded inward and&nbsp; multiples may be continuously formed from a single sheet.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><br>&nbsp;</p> A couple of new images-------------- Ampdesign 2014-05-19T12:39:07-04:00 >2014-05-19T12:39:07-04:00 <p>from recent work. Soft metal.</p> Finally back in the shop grinding... Ampdesign 2014-05-15T21:59:03-04:00 >2014-05-20T20:27:43-04:00 <p>...quite literally at times.&nbsp;&nbsp; Preliminary work for some furniture pieces with high probability to move in other directions.</p> Sonic Sculpture included in tour...follow the link Ampdesign 2014-03-11T13:01:57-04:00 >2014-03-17T22:06:49-04:00 <p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p> Lighting mockup for Prismatoid Forest Ampdesign 2013-10-25T18:59:18-04:00 >2013-10-28T20:36:36-04:00 <p> Some images of a scale mockup just built showing an alternate point lighting scheme.</p> Prismatoid Forest Update Ampdesign 2013-09-11T12:09:10-04:00 >2013-10-25T19:00:27-04:00 <p> Some alternate lighting concepts for the Prismatoid Forest project. A mock-up is currently under construction.</p> <p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p> Prism Forest Ampdesign 2013-08-23T12:48:00-04:00 >2013-09-05T20:01:10-04:00 <p> Latest competition for work at University of Rochester.&nbsp; A series of translucent laser cut translucent acrylic prisms.&nbsp; They will be illuminated from within....hopefully by using a setup of lasers and prisms that will "connect" the individual pieces establishing specific vectors relative to pathways and buildings. Also,&nbsp; as visual experience and way-finding devices.</p> Prismatic Sculptures: new work in progress by Ampdesign Ampdesign 2013-08-09T00:31:07-04:00 >2013-08-13T12:22:51-04:00 <p> A short animation/study of a series of three pieces I am currently working on.&nbsp; Giant light prisms 8 feet tall.</p> Sonic Sculpture Install in Topeka, Kansas Ampdesign 2013-07-26T21:26:30-04:00 >2013-10-25T19:00:08-04:00 <p> The Sonic Sculpture by Ampdesign is now installed onsite at Washburn University for the next year.&nbsp; Thanks to all who helped with this heavy task.&nbsp; It was a huge success for me and I am grateful for the help and encouragement of all who participated.&nbsp; Notably, Laurie who decided to take the road trip with me, Greg from Washburn, the facilities crew and a few members of the Washburn football team who pitched in with the heavy lifting.</p> Sonic Sculpture by Ampdesign update: Ampdesign 2013-07-20T21:07:46-04:00 >2013-10-25T19:00:10-04:00 <p> The the Sonic Sculpture piece by Ampdesign is on its way to Topeka Kansas for installation. Updates from the road are forthcoming.</p> <p> Some images of the pack-up.</p> Ampdesign books Ampdesign 2013-07-20T21:02:58-04:00 >2013-10-25T19:00:11-04:00 <p> Also preview two publications online at issu:</p> <p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p> <p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p> Star Table by Ampdesign-short animation Ampdesign 2013-07-04T11:52:39-04:00 >2013-10-25T19:00:13-04:00 <p> Steel conference table with signature "compression" leg supports. This table uses a ply construction for the star shaped top. The two ply's are connected using welded studs to increase the sectional strength characteristics. The leg supports are integral to the bottom ply. The star shape allows for laptop use and other meeting items without obstructing the direct interaction with other meeting members.</p> Sonic Sculpture on Exhibit for one year in Topeka Kansas Ampdesign 2013-07-04T11:32:05-04:00 >2013-10-25T19:00:15-04:00 <p> Sound Sculpture by Ampdesign will be installed in a couple of weeks on the campus of Washburn University for the next year.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p> Update: New page and project animations on Ampdesign website. Ampdesign 2013-06-15T16:03:37-04:00 >2013-10-25T19:00:17-04:00 <p> New work on Ampdesign site...</p> <p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> plus animation at the following links.&nbsp; Check it out.</p>