Architectural ModelTimelapse

Architectural Model Making Timelapse

By June 3, 2008 No Comments

Being mainly ‘digital’ in nature here at digital urban we tend to forget how much work is put into making ‘physical’ models for architecture. Sure you can buy a 3D printer but for that personal touch you need glue, wood, cardboard and time as the timelapse movie below illustrates:

Uploaded by aimanr the design is by Ahmad, Mohd. Hamdan investigating a proposed comfortable housing model as thermal comfort strategy in Orang Asli House, Malaysia.

You can view the project report from here, now wheres our glue…….


Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.