CRY(N)STALLATION produces architectural structures out of crystallised salts in aqueous environments. The numerically designed distribution of threads and buoys in seas with a high concentration of salts (Dead Sea) guides crystallisation processes that produce structures on site.


Developed by:
Gamze Gunduz (Turkey)
Viraat Kumaar (India)
Diego Lopez Ibarra (Mexico)

Tutored by:
Marta Malé-Alemany / Research & Development director
Brian Peters / Research & Development assistant

With consultants:
Santiago Martin / Computational design
Victor Viña / Electronics

Digital Tectonics ‘FABBOTS 2.0’ Research & Development Studio
Master in Advanced Architecture, IAAC (Barcelona, Spain)

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