Façade tectonics started as a series of invited roundtable discussions at the university of southern california school of architecture in 2007. The architecture, culture and tectonics (act) research group was formed in 2015 through the merger of two existing research groups - architectural. Introduction/tectonic systems jpb, 2017 1 introduction to tectonics the earth is composed of layers of different composition and physical properties. This thesis is an exploration of the meaning of tectonics in contemporary architecture the topic of tectonics can be approached as a relationship of an. The facade tectonics institute is a member-driven enterprise, accepting both individual and organizational membership see a current listing of.
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Oxman rivka (2012) informed tectonics in material-based design, the international journal of design studies. Public group active 1 year, 4 months ago this group generally discusses about tectonics in architecture and specifically focus on sustainable architecture. Archi-tectonics has completed seven ground up buildings and multiple renovations and urban designs international architectural education summit.