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You’ll find in-depth, up to the moment themed editions on Europe’s timber transformation in architecture and the built environment in Annular Unstructured.
Free Form Swallows Function – Swiss made engineering turns timber towards the future.
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Latest wood and timber related features, pieces and updates.
Twenty years of in-depth timber features from Oliver Lowenstein and Fourth Door.
A new set of Annular Nu features are now live.
A brief history of Fourth Door’s Annular project.
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Post Industrial and Pre-Modern in Molfsee – Molfsee open-air museum’s 100 Year Haus.
Domes Far from Home –Kazakhstan’s Kolsai Biosphere Reserve includes a surprise, a cluster of woody Geodesic Domes.
Rawlam from the North –CITA’s Tom Svilans on the joint Copenhagen and Aarhus robotics research.
Forest 4.0 Balancer
The Forest 4.0 Balancer project is set to explore relationships between forests, carbon footprints and construction.
Check in on this new research project.
New wood and timber features are on Annular nu.
Features include Molfsee open-air museum’s 100 Year Haus, two perspectives on RSH-P’s Macallan Distillery Centre in the Highlands, a review of Ruth Maclennon’s Treeline video installation at London’s Whitechapel Gallery, and Forest Therapy from Umeå University.
The new Unstructured 11 timber features include RawLam research from Copenhagen’s CITA robotics lab, and Waugh Thistleton’s Anthony Thistleton on two recent CLT books. Plus Super-Horizontal and Rail du Ferme photo essay, and much else besides.
Annular – as trees increase in size they add Annular Rings (or growth rings) year on year. Much can be learnt about trees, woods and wood from tree rings that is otherwise inaccessible.
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