TEX-FAB Digital Fabrication Alliance’s 2012 international competition, APPLIED Research Through Fabrication is about to begin. The total 68 entries of competitor from 13 countries on 4 continents join this competition and all of them will be divided into two groups which are based on ‘Continuing Research’ and ‘Speculative Research, The Proposals to join this competition should be dealing with acoustics, material structure, ambient light occlusion and movement monitoring through haptic and sensory relays all bid to proceed to the second round with $1,000 in funding.
The Jury members for this competition are Gil Akos and Ronnie Parsons from Studio Mode, Billie Faircloth from Kieran Timberlake, Jonathan Mallie from SHoP and Jason Vollen from C.A.S.E. and after choosing the best of the best proposal design finally the four finalist have been chosen with their very own great and original design. they are FAB POD by Jane Burry and Nicholas Williams, SPIN-VALENCE by Emily Baker, CAST THICKET by Christine Yogiaman and Ken Tracy, and LATENT METHODS by Eli Allen. via