Half Forms

Material Agency in Spatial Formations

Assuming sustainability as a prerequisite for a future building culture, the research project integrates separate approaches emerging in architectural discourse and related fields into a methodology for understanding the architectural potential of vulcanized fiber and developing a prototypical building system.


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The project is located at the University of Innsbruck , Department of experimental Architecture, Building Design and Construction, funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), PEEK program (AR 808-GBL) , 2023-2027

Project Lead: Karolin Schmidbaur
Researchers: Lukas Allner, Gonzalo Vaillo