Rhino will be hosting an Intro to Grasshopper webinar on Wednesday, December 8th at 1pm(est time). Grasshopper developer David Rutten will show you how to get started using Grasshopper and share some existing projects, too. You can register here.
Grasshopper is a graphical algorithm editor tightly integrated with Rhino’s 3-D modeling tools. Unlike RhinoScript, Grasshopper requires no knowledge of programming or scripting, but still allows designers to build form generators from the simple to the awe-inspiring. via Rhino News
For those that are interested in the World Cup ball construction, we have a treat for you. 4min 26 sec of awesomeness! Thanks to J. Ivanoff for this one. >>>video below read more
Our friends at Core77 put up this interesting post we would like to share:
Chris Reilly and Taylor Hokanson, two Chicago-based artists who teach at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, have just completed the DIYLILCNC, an open-source set of plans to make a fully functional CNC mill for around $700.
Traces of an Imaginary Affair (2006) is the work of Bjorn Franke in coloration with photographer Jonas Unger. As a series of conversations have been bouncing around about scenario writing and “the counterfeit”, this seems to be a wonderful intersection where design and the material world can spawn and infinite set narratives that are all dependent on the players. I only wish there were some type of instruction set that accompanied it.
There are more images and words for the artist below>>>enjoy read more