Morphosis + ATLV

Emerson College Los Angeles Courtyard Facade
Emerson College Los Angeles, Hollywood Courtyard screen to loosely divide private dormitory space and the public courtyard. 1500 folded aluminum panels on each side create dynamic atmospheric flow the courtyard plaza. Rationalization diagram. 8 different unfolded panel shapes create 15 folded shapes. Unfolded shapes fit in 4'x8' sheet to minimize the material waste. Another panelization and formation algorithm controlled by a grayscale bitmap. Patterning and layering studies.