1. In Defense of Capitalism


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    A future human skin which will have the ability to display graphics, light up and interact, would be taken over by media. This is a project developed in IaaC - Institute for Advanced Architecture…

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    • ALIVE2013 - international symposium on adaptive architecture


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      ALIVE2013 was hosted at the Chair for CAAD, ETH Zürich on July, 8th 2013. Speakers included: Prof. Ludger Hovestadt (ETH Zürich, CH), Prof. Philip Beesley (University of Waterloo, CA),…

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      • Alive2013 - Manuel Kretzer - Beyond Performance


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        www.responsivedesign.de / www.materiability.com Smart Materials, materials that have the ability to dynamically adjust their properties in response to changing environmental conditions, are gradually…

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        • Alive 2013 - Manuel Kretzer - Welcome Speech


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          Manuel Kretzer is Scientific Assistant and PhD candidate at the Chair for Computer Aided Architectural Design (CAAD), ETH Zürich where he is responsible for coordinating and leading the postgraduate…

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          • Resinance


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            The design of ‘Resinance’ was strongly influenced by the behavior of simple organic life forms, in particular the formation of cellular colonies. In its assembly it represented an ecology…

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            • Animated Textiles


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              Animated Textiles was a five-day workshop held at the Swedish School of Textiles at the University of Borås from Sept. 17th to 21st 2012. Within this workshop we explored the combination…

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              • Manuel Kretzer - Materiability


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                "This presentation looks closer at the role and use of building materials throughout the history of architecture and compares it to recent demographic studies on the demands and interests of…

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                • phototropia


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                  a self-sufficient architectural vision Phototropia is part of an ongoing series on the application of smart materials in an architectural context and was realized in April 2012 by the Master of…

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                  • Actuated Matter Workshop


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                    The Actuated Matter Workshop took place at Zurich University of the Arts from July 25. - 29. 2011 and was co-run with London based Loop.pH design studio. During the workshop the twenty international…

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                    • Floater: production process


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                      Floater is a chaise longue designed by Manuel Kretzer and Mathias Bernhard at the Chair for CAAD, ETH Zurich and was produced in close collaboration with Kläusler Acrylstein AG. The elegant sinuous…

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