KINETIC ARCHITECTURE: DESIGN FOR ACTIVE  ENVELOPES

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 Foreword     Christoph Ingenhoven

2 Introduction

3 Ancestors of the Kinetic Façade: A Brief History   Charles D. Linn

4 Kinetic Energy   Russell Fortmeyer

5 The Tugendhat House–Passive Mies to Active Mies   Russell Fortmeyer

 

CASE STUDIES

NORTH AMERICA

6 EMPAC, Troy, New York    Grimshaw

7 California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco    Renzo Piano Building Workshop

8 Manitoba Hydro Place, Winnipeg    Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects

9 Richard J. Klarchek Information Commons, Chicago    Solomon Cordwell Buenz

10 Vivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center, New York City    Pei Cobb Freed Partners Architects

11 Bloom, Los Angeles    dO|Su Studio Architecture

12 NASA Ames Research Center, Moffet Field, California      William Donough + Patrners

13 Pittsburgh Children’s Museum    Koenig Eizenberg Architecture

14 Marcella Niefhoff School of Nursing, Chicago    Solomon Cordwell Buenz

15 Tower at PNC Plaza, Pittsburgh    Gensler

 

EUROPE

16 Café–Restaurant Open, Amsterdam     Pi de Bruijn, de Architekten Cie

17 Unilever Haus, Hamburgh     Behnisch Architekten

18 KFW Westarkade, Frankfurt      Sauerbruch Hutton

19 Helsinki Central Library     Platform for Architecture + Research

 

AUSTRALIA

20 Council House 2, Melbourne    Joint Venture with Melbourne City Council and Design Inc.

21 Surry Hills Library and Community Center, Sydney     Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp

22 1 Bligh Street, Sydney     Architectus + ingehoven architects

23 Sydney Law School      Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp

 

ASIA

24 Beijing National Aquatics Center (Water Cube), Beijing    PTW Architects in association with China Construction Design Institute (CCDI) and Arup

25 Abu Dhabi Investment Council Headquarters, Abu Dhabi     Aedis

26 Sony City, Osaka    Nikken Sekkei, Ltd, in association with Sony Facility Management Corporation

27 CJ Cheiljedang Research and Development Center, Seoul    Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design   

28  Parkview Green, Beijing    Integrated Design Associates

29 Gardens by the Bay, Singapore    Wilkinson Eyre Architects

 

NEW DIRECTIONS

30 Research & Development: Façades of the Future