WeatherheadArchitecture_Blog_3DPrinting3 Jun 2014

3D Printed Model

3D Printed Architectural Model Recently i used a 3d printing service for the first time. The firm i previously work for had used the technology but it was something that we didn’t really see a major benefit in doing so. We always planned for outsourcing physical models to professional model makers. This seemed the lowest risk and worked ok. In the recent move to running my own practice i had had to evolve my skills

Architechnology17 Feb 2014


  I believe great design really makes people's lives better. Although Great design can be seen all around us, what does this really mean in terms of architecture? Many people would probably judge whether architecture is  'great' just because of its appearance.  Is that not 'great' design? I disagree. Great design to me is when something is ultimately great at what its meant to do. How many buildings can say they are great at what they do? We