NiTinol Petals

Responsive luminosity.

This installation translates sustainable building practices to the public in real time. 'Petals' are organized into an array that interprets and conveys changing light patterns. The installation is designed to be modular and scalable, and powered by solar energy.

Year: 2013-14

bio_logic design group
Carnegie Mellon University

Design Team:
Dale Clifford (principal),
Jacob Douenias (fabrication/design),
Zach Jacobson-Weaver (fabrication/design),
Jake Marsico (electronics/computation)

Sponsored by: Swire Properties and Arquictonica

How it Works


Prototypes & Mock-ups

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