This project explores the tensile properties of a tent during waterfall, when additional weight is added. This experiment shows how the load can affect the geometry as well as the strength of the fabric and the points from which it has been stretched out.


Tensile Tent is a project of IaaC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia developed at Master in Advanced Architecture, in 2017 by:

Student: Nikoleta Nikolova

Tutors: Aldo Sollazzo, Rodrigo Aguirre