Research Laboratory

Decoding a facade by UN Studio, University of Groningen, 2008

Facade logic

Pseudo code



Iterations varying

  1. width of module
  2. number of cycles
  3. number of strips per module
  4. undulation pattern (depth of offset)


final image




Computational Design // IaaC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia Developed at Master in Advanced Architecture in 2019/20

TUTORS: Roderigo Aguirre, Mohamad Elatab // ASSISTANTS: Ivan Marchuk, Oana Taut  // STUDENT: Robyn Houghton