Bio Plastics Formfinding Workshop Cologne

by Hans Sachs
29 Sep 2012 / 4318 Views

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At the Architecture Biennale PLAN12 in Cologne a bioplastics formfinding workshop, inspired and supported by the Materiability Resaerch Network, Superartitecture, Dingfabrik e.V. (FabLab Cologne), responsive design studio and architect Mauricio Rodriguez (MAS ETH) was held at the exhibtion space and studio of design and architecture office ”Superartitecture”.

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During 5 hours students from Cologne Universities and Plan12 visitors
produced bio plastic in different variation and processed the self made
material in various techniques in order to create shapes, sheets and
bubbles.

The goal of the workshop was to research opportunities of
bio plastics for its potential use in the fields of design and
architecture.

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