Genetic Weaving of the ATUGC

During the class, we were looking at Anni Albers’ pattern sketches and it really amazed me. I am especially attracted¬†by how systematic or modular form can then produce infinity. The simple 0/1 or up/down binary language is translated into patterns. All these notes from the weaver make me think of how people communicate before internet…

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Weaving in Analogue and Digital Code

This week course is really interesting because I get to learn about weaving in both historical crafting way and modern digital platform. Weaving in Grasshopper & Rhino Apart from overwhelming by the logistic thinking behind Grasshopper, what gave me a strong impression of the building process is that we are building pattern within patterns. Just…

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Generative Algorithms

The idea of transforming handcraft weaving into a digital realm is really interesting. However, when it comes to the grasshopper part, it is hard to just imagine that in mind. More thought will come after I get to try this in grasshopper. Note from reading: Transferring a material system into digital parametric realm. Loom Weaving…

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The Fundamental Constructions

The article covers thoroughly about the basic structure of weaving and what are the different functionality of it.¬†The opening of the article is really interesting and I think it relates to the essence of our discussion through the course. The structure of a fabric or its weave is as much a determining factor in its…

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