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Natural Advantage

November 1, 2013

Though modern technologies may seem incredible, humanity can learn a lot from nature, which has [...]

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Print It!

October 1, 2013

Capable of creating environments from model size to full scale, multidimensional printing is reshaping architectural [...]

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Blaine Brownell Selects Materials for the Danish Design Center

September 9, 2013
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Digital Carpet

September 6, 2013

Digital Carpet interactive floor, shown mapping as well as projecting one’s walking path. Digital Carpet [...]

Blaine Brownell Interviewed by Lisa Bingham in Form Magazine

September 3, 2013
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Going Rogue

September 1, 2013

Designers who eschew the conventional uses of building materials can end up at the forefront [...]

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Synthetic Bark

August 23, 2013

Synthetic Bark cladding system, shown in recycled stainless steel. Synthetic Bark translates the function and [...]

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Suspended Flow

August 9, 2013

Suspended Flow ceiling system, shown within a gallery space. The last place one expects water [...]

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Stuck in the Past

August 1, 2013

Scientists unlock the secrets of Roman concrete to find a cleaner and tougher binder for [...]

Blaine Brownell Lecture: “Materials for the Carbohydrate Economy” @ Monash University Art Design & Architecture, Melbourne, Australia

July 29, 2013
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Visiwall

July 26, 2013

Visiwall facade system, shown applied as a retrofit to a historic building. Visiwall is an [...]

Blaine Brownell Lecture: “Transmateriality” @ Transmaterial Research Symposium, Melbourne, Australia

July 25, 2013
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Terrafloor

July 12, 2013

The Terrafloor system, shown installed in a public reading room. The Terrafloor is a living [...]

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Before Drawing Conclusions…

July 1, 2013

The lost art of hand sketching may not be lost after all. When it comes [...]

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Shimmer House

June 28, 2013

The Shimmer House is an interior retrofit that maximizes available light and views. Reflective materials [...]