With contributions from Lebbeus Woods, Evan Douglis, Theo Jansen, Shin Egashira and many more, Protoarchitecture presents an explicitly diverse collection of works from leading and emerging practitioners, educators, researchers and visionaries from all corners of this innovative field.
Photoarchitecture: Between the Analogue and the Digital (Bob Sheil).
The Wonder of Trivial Machines (Stephen Gage).
Strandbeests (Theo Jansen).
Drawn into Space: Zaha Hadid (Lebbeus Woods).
Convoluted Flesh: A Synthetic Approach to Analogue and Digital Architecture (Marjan Colletti and Marcos Cruz).
The Memory of an Elephant (Bob Sheil).
Thinking with Matter (Mark West).
Prosthetic Mythologies (Kate Davies and Emmanuel Vercruysse).
Flora—Flex: In Search of Synthetic Immortality (Evan Douglis).
Screens (Niall McLaughlin).
Out of the Phase: Making an Approach to Architecture and Landscape (Mark Smout and Laura Allen).
Objects after Image (Shin Egashira).
Robotic Membranes: Exploring a Textile Architecture of Behaviour (Mette Ramsgard Thomsen).
Mapping the Invisible Landscape: An Exercise in Spatially Choreographed Sound (Paul Bavister).
Well–MADE New York City Apartments (Jayne Merkel).
Shoreditch Roof Apartment (David Littlefield).
Jamie Fobert Architects: Inside Out (Howard Watson).
Inhabiting the Body and the Spaces of Interaction (Valentina Croci).
Can Architectural Design Be Research? Fabricating Complexity (Michael Weinstock).
Radical Experimentation As Research: AVATAR (Neil Spiller).
Anthropoidal Energy Production:
Generating and Harvesting Electricity From Human Power (Ken Yeang).
McLean’s Nuggets (Will McLean).