Ball-Nogues Studio
Custom 3D form-finding software and proposal renderings for Cloud, an installation commissioned by the 10th and Mission Senior Center, San Francisco

 

Cloud installed. Photograph: Jonathan Kitchens

 

 



Designer: Ball-Nogues Studio

Project: Cloud

Venue: 10th and Mission Senior Center, San Francisco

Links: Ball-Nogues Studio: Cloud

Description: Cloud is a unique hanging sculpture made from 12,171 unique plexigass hand silhouettes.

 

Our Role: Custom 3D form-finding software

 

Working closely with Ball-Nogues Studio, we created custom software to explore the form of Cloud, automatically provide construction documentation, and parametrically generate unique hand silhouettes for laser cutting.