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The Block Research Group (BRG) at the Institute of Technology in Architecture at ETH Zurich is led by Prof. Dr. Philippe Block and Dr. Tom Van Mele. Research at the BRG focuses on several core areas, including analysis of masonry structures, graphical analysis and design methods, computational form finding and structural design, discrete element assemblies, and fabrication and construction technologies....

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BRG in Zaha Hadid Memorial for Venice Architecture Biennale

BRG in Zaha Hadid Memorial for Venice Architecture Biennale

24.05.2016

Invited by Patrik Schumacher, Partner at Zaha Hadid Architects, the collaboration between the BRG and ZHA|CODE will be shown in the Zaha Hadid memorial exhibition for the Venice Architecture Biennale, hosted by the Fondazione Berengo at the Palazzo Franchetti.

Keynote Matthias Rippmann at eCAADe regional workshop in Serbia

Keynote Matthias Rippmann at eCAADe regional workshop in Serbia

10.05.2016

Dr. Rippmann will on May 20 give the keynote at the 4th eCAADe International Regional Workshop on "Between Computational Models and Performative Capacities" at the Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Serbia.

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