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Professor Peter Waldman is famous for assembling wonderfully large panels for his Final Review. In the photo I recognize Phoebe Crisman, Alexander Kitchin, Ed Ford, Robin Dripps, W.G. Clark, and Marlon Blackwell. Your work looks beautiful 🙂 Great job, 1st year Path A’s !!!
From the Thesis Studio mid-review.
ALAR 4020-8020 | Tools for Conviviality | Prof. Lucia Phinney + Prof. Lionel Devlieger | Sophia Lee | Help building from whole studio!
Tools for Conviviality: Lucia Phinney + Lionel Devlieger: experiments in concrete casting with wood by-products, learning to design wood joints with the CNC router, and learning to fabricate traditional wood joints. Studio WG Clark | Designing a House: Emily Miyares Studio WG Clark | Designing a House: Tina C. Cheng Studio WG Clark | Designing … Continue reading
Alexander Kitchin is an adjunct lecturer and owner of elbwrm – design.fabrication.research.concrete – located in charlottesville. It’s been mighty entertaining watching his studio work on their current project in the wood shop. They designed landscapes through a process of Grasshopper, CNC routing foam, concrete casting, and then manipulation of these 100 lb artifacts. The idea is that … Continue reading
The “Tools for Conviviality” studio has begun fabricating! To complete the CNC certification, there followed a small homework assignment. Students designed a 12″x12″ tile that contained the 4 different types of CNC toolpath options: contour, surface, pocket cut, and drilled holes. I began with a Rhino file in which I designed a tile that interlocks … Continue reading
UVa M Arch allows for students with diverse interests to pursue them further in independent studies with professors. Justin Hershberger and Ben Hartigan are in an Independent Study with Professor Ed Ford to study the craft of wood and joints. The following are some examples of the excitement by Justin: Kerf & Splice Biscuits, no … Continue reading