SUBdV Architecture+55 11 3062-3522
subdv@subdv.com

AA SÃO PAULO 2017 – STRUCTURAL MANIFESTOS

AA SÃO PAULO 2017 – STRUCTURAL MANIFESTOS

Structural Manifestos AA VISITING SCHOOL SÃO PAULO  –  April 14th–23rd, 2017  Arthur MamouMani_Arthur MamouMani_with James Solly_ TangentialDreams_BurningMan This workshop will explore the cultural roles of parametric design, computationally complex engineering, and the digital fabrication of one-to-one temporary installations in the public space of the manifesto, taught by Architect Arthur Mamou Mani http://mamou-mani.com/ and Engineer James Solly of […]

ARCHINECT
ARCHINECT
MATERIALS FOR ARCHITECTURE
MATERIALS FOR ARCHITECTURE
ARCH DAILY BRASIL
ARCH DAILY BRASIL
GALERIA DE ARQUITETURA
GALERIA DE ARQUITETURA
AA SÃO PAULO 2017 – STRUCTURAL MANIFESTOS
AA SÃO PAULO 2017 – STRUCTURAL MANIFESTOS

Structural Manifestos AA VISITING SCHOOL SÃO PAULO  –  April 14th–23rd, 2017  Arthur MamouMani_Arthur MamouMani_with James Solly_ TangentialDreams_BurningMan This workshop will explore the cultural roles of parametric design, computationally complex engineering, and the digital fabrication of one-to-one temporary installations in the public space of the manifesto, taught by Architect Arthur Mamou Mani http://mamou-mani.com/ and Engineer James Solly of […]

BLOOM CHILDREN’S FURNITURE LINE
BLOOM CHILDREN’S FURNITURE LINE

SUBdV designs and fabricates CNC milled boltless joint wood furniture for babies and children for KIDDO baby design. See full line here: http://www.kiddo.com.br/bloom.html

LOUNGE FURNITURE – MONASHEES+
LOUNGE FURNITURE – MONASHEES+

LOUNGE FURNITURE – MONASHEES+  Venture Capital SUBdV designed and fabricated the sofas and bar for the Lounge/Reception Area for the Monashees+ group, using CNC milled foam finished with laminated painted fibreglass. Mobiliário CNC em fibra de vidro para o Lounge da empresa MONASHEES+, São Paulo. Arquitetura: Marisa Volonterio e Casanova Arquitetura – Fotos: Rodrigo Chust […]

AA SÃO PAULO – HYPER | THREADS BRAZIL
AA SÃO PAULO  –  HYPER | THREADS  BRAZIL

HYPER | THREADS  BRAZIL AA VISITING SCHOOL SÃO PAULO  –  JULY 4TH-13TH, 2016 This School intends to explore Computer Aided Design (CAD) as a means to enable architectural creativity whilst still responding to complex spatial and material performance constraints. The workshop will focus on the relations between contemporary design techniques, creative expression, software technology and its […]

AA Rio de Janeiro 2016 – RIO > TOKYO INTERACTIVE
AA Rio de Janeiro 2016 – RIO > TOKYO INTERACTIVE

Architectural Association Visiting School Rio de Janeiro Interactive Architectural Design Workshop October 7th-15th, 2016 The Olympics have always been a celebration of the power of the human body in motion. Over time, sports infrastructure has evolved relatively little in terms of creatively incorporating the technologies from contemporary digital environments that transform human movement through time and space. […]

BATIMAT 2015 Energy Performance + Architecture
BATIMAT 2015 Energy Performance + Architecture

September 2015 – SUBdV’s CoBLOgó Factory and Office Headquarter Annex selected as a finalist for the BATIMAT 2015 Energy Performance and Architecture Award 2015. Articles: BATIMAT AND ARCO WEB

HOMO FABER CATALOGUE
HOMO FABER CATALOGUE

July 2015 – The Exhibition Catalogue of the Homo Faber – Digital Fabrication in Latin America exhibition features the CoBLOGo wall.  

Edifício Ambiental
Edifício Ambiental

May 2015 - Article “Arquitetura generativa high-low: princípios e aplicações” published in book Edifício Ambiental, edited by Joana Carla Soares Gonçalves and Klaus Bode

ARQUITETURA GENERATIVA HIGH-LOW
ARQUITETURA GENERATIVA HIGH-LOW

Article “Arquitetura generativa high-low: princípios e aplicações” published in book Edifício Ambiental, edited by Joana Carla Soares Gonçalves and Klaus Bode    

aU
aU

May 2015 –  aU Educação  –  Plano de aula:  ”AA São Paulo Visiting School: metodologias de ensino” by Ursula Troncoso  about the AA Visiting School São Paulo 2014 workshop.   ARQUITETURA E URBANISMO – ANO 30 – NO. 254  Link to site feature.

AA Visiting School São Paulo 2015 – SKYLINE
AA Visiting School São Paulo 2015 – SKYLINE

The city of São Paulo is characterized by an endless horizon of monolithic and non-descript towers. A newly instated City Master Plan promotes further vertical development by allowing for higher skyline and construction areas along public transportation corridors. Up until now, neighborhoods once characterized by two-story houses, gardens and ground- floor open shopfront programs, have been completely transformed […]

SELECT
SELECT

March-April 2015: FOGO CRUZADO – CROSSFIRE QUOTE RESPONDING TO ‘DOES MODERNIST ARCHITECTURE STILL HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY‏?’  

aU
aU

March 2015 – Article ‘HIGH-LOW’ by Ursala Troncoso about the CoBLOgó Lenox Factory Annex project.  ARQUITETURA E URBANISMO – ANO 30 – NO. 252 pp.36-41 Link to site feature. 

RTV UNICAMP INTERVIEW
RTV UNICAMP INTERVIEW

2014 –  DIGITAL ARCHITECTURE INTERVIEW ARQUITETURA DIGITAL On RTV UNICAMP:  Anne Save de Beaurecueil participates on a televised round-table discussion  with Gabi Celani,moderator and other invited guests,  Arnold Walz of designtoproduction and Carlos Moises of OXIPRESS.

35 PÓS- FAUUSP
35 PÓS- FAUUSP

2014 – Article about the UNICAMP ‘Responsive Architecture’ Studio taught by Anne Save de Beaurecueil, written by Gabriela Celani and Maycon Sedrez ”ENSINO DE PROJETO ARQUITETÔNICO COM A INCLUSÃO DE NOVAS TECNOLOGIAS: UMA ABORDAGEM PEDAGÓGICA CONTEMPORÂNEA” REVISTA DO PROGRAMA DO PÓS-GRADUAÇO EM ARQUITETURA E URBANISMO DA FAUUSP – JUNHO 2014,  pp. 78-97

MAM PANORAMA 33
MAM PANORAMA 33

2013 – EXHIBITION CATALOGUE P33: Formas únicas da continuidade no espaço 33º Panorama da Arte Brasileira Curator: Lisette Lagnado pp. 128-133

AA Rio de Janeiro Visiting School 2015 ‘RUNWAY’
AA Rio de Janeiro Visiting School 2015 ‘RUNWAY’

MARATHON RUNWAY SAMBADROMO In collaboration with Acadêmicos do Grande Rio Samba School, University Federal of Rio de Janeiro and the Carioca Center of Design.     January 10th-18th, 2015 The Sambadromo is a 700m-long, 13m-wide purpose-built linear stadium designed by Oscar Niemeyer and constructed specifically to host the annual parade of Samba Schools during the Carnival […]

AA São Paulo 2014 ‘LIQUID URBANISM’
AA São Paulo 2014 ‘LIQUID URBANISM’

AA VISITING SCHOOL SÃO PAULO 2014:   LIQUID DESIGN -  MULTIPLE SCALE São Paulo, Brazil, South America July 22nd -31st, 2014 During the intense ten-day workshop of the AA São Paulo Visiting School 2014, advanced computational design and digital fabrication was used to GENERATE speculative new architecture models in the creation of a ‘liquid design’ that can mediate multiple-scale flows. The […]

COBLOGO
COBLOGO

* For this factory office and show room annex, a ‘coBLOgo’ sunscreen is made up of parametric attraction point controlled rotating concrete blocks. * * * * * * * * * * * *

AA Rio de Janeiro INFRASTRUCTURE PADRÃO FIFA
AA Rio de Janeiro INFRASTRUCTURE PADRÃO FIFA

Rio de Janeiro – Infrastructure Padrao FIFA (FIFA Standards) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, South America Tuesday 15 – Thursday 24 April 2014   The nation-wide protests of Brazil in June 2013 started in São Paulo because of a 7 pence (20 centavos) raise in bus and metro tickets, yet grew into a series of movements […]

Anaïs Table
Anaïs Table

Anaïs table is a single NURBS surface CNC-milled.

Vitruvius
Vitruvius

2013 – Anne Save de Beaurecueil was interviewed by Gabriela Celani and Maycon Sedrez at Vitruvius website: http://www.vitruvius.com.br/revistas/read/entrevista/14.055/4776?page=1

Mutante
Mutante

Para a exposção Panorama 33, propomos uma redefinição dos Museus de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro e Salvador. As propostas trabalham os problemas físicos de isolamento e e falta de acessibilidades de cada um dos três museus. Assim, um tipo de arquitetura genética é usada para gerar novos afilhados usando os genótipos […]

UMCP Headquarters-Cultural Centre
UMCP Headquarters-Cultural Centre

This is a community garden-cultural and sports centre for the Union of Inhabitants and Commerce of the Paraisópolis Favela (U.M.C.P.) in São Paulo, Brazil. Extending from a new connection between the favela and a lush park of the bordering posh neighborhood, a parametric algorithmic process was used to generate a series of landscaped terraces, shading […]

Remix Hotel
Remix Hotel

This project uses digital design and fabrication to literally give existing generic hotel furniture a ‘new edge’. The existing furniture was disassembled, the wood panels were transformed by CNC milling a series of parametric three-dimensional bevelled curves, and the panels were reassembled to create a new set of hotel room desks, shelves, headboards and valences. […]

AA São Paulo “Liquid Urbanism” Visiting School
AA São Paulo “Liquid Urbanism” Visiting School

AA São Paulo Visiting School “Liquid Urbanism” July 16th – July 25th, 2013 FILE – International Festival of Electronic Language The premise of the 2013 São Paulo Visiting School is to re-define urban architecture through creating a symbiotic fusion between landscape, infrastructure and building design.  Workshops, lectures and seminars will challenge the environmentally destructive urban planning […]

AA shop-front fab Visiting School
AA shop-front fab Visiting School

SHOP-FRONT FAB Festival Internacional de Linguagem Eletrônica – FILE at Instituto Cervantes  10-19 JULY 2012 The Barra Funda district of São Paulo was once characterised by a vibrant mix of small industrial, commercial and residential programmes, but over time, as economic policies have favoured agglomerated, larger production industries, numerous companies have abandoned the area and […]

aU
aU

n. 208 – July 2011 – Brasil

Ehituskunst
Ehituskunst

Estonia – 2011

AA Rio de Janeiro Supple Pavillions 2
AA Rio de Janeiro Supple Pavillions 2

Supple Pavilions Workshop 2: 30 March – 7 April 2012 Pimpolhos da Grande Rio Escola de Samba Activating Networks: The second stage of the Supple Pavilions workshop series will focus on the development and 1:1 fabrication of a network of interactive pavilions and related artifices. These elements will react to sensors, creating a range of […]

aU
aU

n. 198 – September 2010 – Brazil

Articulated Grounds
Articulated Grounds
Digital Modeling
Digital Modeling

We can produce a 3D digital model with the proper geometries needed for the Digital Fabrication Process. We can either build it from provided 2D drawings, or transform your existing 3d digital model to make it compatible for the Digital Fabrication Process.

Digital Fabrication Preparation – 2D: LASER CUTTER
Digital Fabrication Preparation – 2D: LASER CUTTER

  Using parametric software, we can extract the elements to be fabricated from your or our Digital Model, design and produce joining systems and notches, and label and lay-out the pieces on sheets ready to be cut by the Laser Cutter.

Digital Fabrication Preparation – 2D: ROUTER
Digital Fabrication Preparation – 2D: ROUTER

Using parametric software, we can extract the elements to be fabricated from your or our Digital Model, design and produce joining systems and notches, and label and lay-out the pieces on sheets ready to be cut by the CNC Router.

Digital Fabrication Preparation – 3D: CNC MILL
Digital Fabrication Preparation – 3D: CNC MILL

We can prepare 3D models tool paths of your or our digital model to send to the CNC Mill for 3D milled models.

Digital Fabrication Preparation – 3D: RPT
Digital Fabrication Preparation – 3D: RPT

We can prepare your or our 3d digital model to be sent to the Rapid Prototype Machine.

Environmental Design Generation
Environmental Design Generation

SUBdV can assist in the ecological design of your building.  To promote optimum sun-shading, indirect natural-light reflected illumination, and natural ventilation, we use engineered parametric design, producing a set of calibrated overall building massing and orientation options, as well as a set of calibrated, smaller scale environmental mediation devices for your proposed building massing. We […]

Environmental Simulation – Shading
Environmental Simulation – Shading

Shading protects the building from direct sunlight penetration and overheating. SUBdV can assist in the ecological testing of sunshading of your building. With environmental simulation software, we can test your proposed building geometry and/or those produced by our Environmental Design Generation service to demonstrate graphically the sun-shading for different times of the day and different months of […]

UMCP Escola do Povo – Santander Community Bank
UMCP Escola do Povo – Santander Community Bank

In contrast to the large Cultural Centre and Headquarters Project for the Union of Inhabitants of Paraisópolis Favela (U.M.C.P.) on the perimeter of the favela, SUBdV is now working on a series of smaller-project interventions for the U.M.C.P. within the favela itself, in direct conjunction with single private agencies.  For one project, Santander is both […]

Sonic Studio
Sonic Studio

  Designed as a rehearsal space for the Lee Konitz Nonet and Blue Seven Jazz ensembles, the design for the Sonic Studio rehearsal space was developed using the algorithmic digital modeling technique of geodetic sub-division. The configuration of ceiling acoustic panels produces multi-directional sound reflections from the variably sized and angled surfaces, creating a diffuse […]

Environmental Simulation – Illuminance
Environmental Simulation – Illuminance

Illuminance created by indirect sun-reflection avoids direct heat gain while allowing for natural daylighting to save on electricity that is used normally on artifical lighting during the day.  SUBdV can assist in the ecological light level testing of your building. With environmental simulation software, we can test your proposed building geometry and/or those produced by our Environmental Design […]

Loft On/Off
Loft On/Off

In the re-conversion of a former workshop, the 60 m2 space has being transformed into a small studio.  A challenge from the beginning was to improve the natural light quality, which was achieved by opening up two walls with the introduction of sliding glass doors that open up onto a curving terrace overlooking a dense […]

Florense
Florense

Brasil 2011

UMCP Women’s Association – Product Show Room
UMCP Women’s Association – Product Show Room

Another micro-agency project that negotiates between the public and private sectors is the Project for the Women’s Association of the Union of Inhabitants of Paraisópolis Favela (U.M.C.P.) and cleaning product private donor show-room.  This cleaning product company is a cult brand in Brazil, starting out as producers of brillo-pads, with the help of a highly comedic and […]

aU
aU

N. 181 – Abril – 2009 – Brasil – Link

ArchiCREE
ArchiCREE

2008 – France

aU
aU

N. 176 – November – 2008 – Brasil Link

(Im)material Processes
(Im)material Processes

2008 – China 2008 – China http://neilleach.wordpress.com/publications/books-2/immaterial-processes-new-digital-techniques-for-architecture-architects/” target=”_blank”>Link

Environmental Tectonics
Environmental Tectonics

2008 – Inglaterra Link

AA Projects Review
AA Projects Review

2008 – UK Link

Embassies Project
Embassies Project

2008 – UK

aU
aU

N. 167 – February – 2008 http://www.revistaau.com.br/arquitetura-urbanismo/167/artigo72640-1.asp

Syn-Athroisis
Syn-Athroisis

2008 – Greece http://www.synathroisis.net/

AA Projects View
AA Projects View

2007 http://aaschool.ac.uk

CADesign
CADesign

N. 117 – Ano 13

AA Projects Review
AA Projects Review

2005-2006 http://aaschool.ac.uk

inProcess
inProcess

2006 – 2007 http://gaud.pratt.edu

Finestra
Finestra

Julho/Agosto/Setembro de 2006 http://www.revistafinestra.com.br/

CADesign
CADesign

N. 124 Full text

A Document of Scales and/of Engagement
A Document of Scales and/of Engagement

Architectural Urbanism, Social and Political Space Cluster 2005 – 2006 http://aaschool.ac.uk

Script – Spot on Schools
Script – Spot on Schools

Beyond Media – 2005 http://www.beyondmedia.it/index.php?pg=40

Frame
Frame

May/June – 2004 http://www.frameweb.com/

aU
aU

aU n. 125 – August 2004 – Brasil

aU
aU

N. 122 – Maio de 2004 http://www.revistaau.com.br/arquitetura-urbanismo/122/artigo23421-1.asp

Blueprint
Blueprint

N. 214 – December 2003 http://www.blueprintmagazine.co.uk/

Liquid Urbanism
Liquid Urbanism
AA Supple Pavillion Workshop 1
AA Supple Pavillion Workshop 1

Photo: Liliane Calegari AA-VISITING SCHOOL  2011-2012 SUPPLE  PAVILION WORKSHOP 1  This was the first workshop of the Supple Pavilion workshop series focusing on the design and 1:1 fabrication of an interactive pavilion for the 2012 International Festival of Electronic Language (FILE) in São Paulo. The pavilion reacts to light sensors and human activity, creating a […]

AA HIGH-LOW Visiting School
AA HIGH-LOW Visiting School

AA SÃO PAULO VISITING SCHOOL FILE - ELECTRONIC LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL - CENTRO CULTURAL FIESP 12–21 JULY 2011 The aim of this programme was to rehabilitate environments, populations and materials of Avenida Paulista through the use of innovative computational interactive and ecological design and digital fabrication processes. With these tactics the workshop defined a new generation of digital design […]

AA Matéria-Prima Visiting School
AA Matéria-Prima Visiting School

2011 BARRACÕES DE SAMBA – PORTO DO RIO AA Rio de Janeiro Design Workshop 5-  14 April 2011 Relating to Rio de Janeiro’s annual Carnival, as well as to the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games, the workshop explored alternative, grass-roots cultural programmes and structures, as a way of transforming the precarious urban […]

AA-NAi Micro-Revolutions Visiting School
AA-NAi Micro-Revolutions Visiting School

AA Micro-Revolutions Visiting School The goal of the joint Architectural Association and Netherlands Institute of Architects (AA- NAi) Design Workshop in São Paulo was to explore the rehabilitation of otherwise obsolete, residual and overlooked urban environments, communities and physical materials, through urban analysis discussions as well as through the use of innovative computational design and […]

HIGH-LOW Panels
HIGH-LOW Panels

For the entrance wall of the 2011 International Festival of Electronic Language Exhibition (FILE) in São Paulo, repurposed `high-tech` CNC offcut sheet leftovers from the  Architectural Association Visiting School Workshops were re-clad with `low-tech` beach-chair type multiple-colour nylon piping, and mounted on a series of sliding tracks. Like violin bows, a series of fixed sound […]

Cora Garrido Library
Cora Garrido Library

Informed by research proposals made by our AA Diploma 2 2009-2010 and AA Brazil Visiting School São Paulo ` Micro-Revolutions` Studios, SUBdV developed a library program to extend the activities of the former boxing champion Nilson Garrido`s informal  Boxing and Sports Academy under the viaducts, to attract a larger public, further recognition and funding to further […]

Changsha Cultural Complex
Changsha Cultural Complex

The design for the 300,000 square meters (s.m.) Changsha Riverfront Cultural Park in the capital city of the Hunan Territory in China, includes a Concert Hall Complex, Museum, Library and Hotel, and is defined by a weaving of the vectors of the urban infrastructure with the organic flows of the natural riverfront landscape. This new […]

Exploratory Science Museum UNICAMP
Exploratory Science Museum UNICAMP

Extending from an existing round observatory terrace, a diagonal Observatory Terrace Roof was proposed which allows for an open public cultural space: for observation, exploration and discovery. From a sequence of gradually stepped terraces, one rises towards and observes the sky, stars and landscape around, obtaining a 360 degree panoramic view from the highest point […]

Usiminas Technological Park
Usiminas Technological Park

This is a 2500 m2 building to serve as a factory and research centre for Usiminas steel manufacturer in the Technology Park in Rio de Janeiro. The advanced use of steel through digital fabrication and parametric design sought to reflect the latest steel fabrication technologies to be produced and researched within the building itself. A […]

Alcantarilla Villa
Alcantarilla Villa

The Villa in Jardim Sul Features 6 rowhouses of 180m2 each, with four bedrooms, a split level section and lush back-gardens. The facades are shaded using  computer-numercially controlled milled wood panels generated with parametric software to coordinate the aperture of opening and variable depth of panels with  solar angles.  Sliding panels allow for different levels […]

Guadalajara Library
Guadalajara Library

The Guadalajara Library Building Design seeks to re-establish an eco-systemic relationship between knowledge and the natural environment.   Like a living sponge, the perimeter of the building corrugates and inflects to mediate between both the cultural flows of the University Cultural Complex in which it is situated, and the organic flows of light, wind and views. […]

Czech Republic National Library
Czech Republic National Library

The design of the competition for the National Library of the Czech Republic in Prague involved a weaving of public paths of the Letná Park into and through the building, establishing a diagonal atrium around which the different functions of the library are organized. The entire open ground floor and connected atrium extend the free-flowing […]

Clarindo
Clarindo

A new 600m2 shop space located close to Shopping Jardim Sul, Morumbi. The sunshade devices were generated through the parametric design tools and tested digitally for best performance to block direct sun in the interior of the store. The pre-cast concrete structure will both support a glass wall as well as the substructure for the […]

Londrina Municipal Theater
Londrina Municipal Theater

The project is a new ornament for the city of Londrina, defined by a  differentiated caleidoscopic for natural light, wind, sound and views. The project consists of 3 theaters: a large theater of  1110 seats, a medium size theater of 500 seats and a multifunctional black box of 300 seats. Complimentary rooms include rehearsal rooms, library, administration and service […]

Green Strawberry
Green Strawberry

The Strawberry Stand was comissioned and built for the End of the Year Projects Review Exhibit 2006 at the Architectural Association, London.  A CNC router was used to cut the elements of the florid branching structure derived from a radial sub-divisional geometry. The sinuous branches supported four transparent hemisphere orbs which were filled with strawberries […]

inProcess
inProcess

2004 – 2005 http://gaud.pratt.edu

OFF-CUTS Furniture
OFF-CUTS Furniture

Many times,CNC offcut sheet leftovers, the `negative space`, as it were, of the `positive` pieces cut from them, provide novel, unforeseen patterns. Rather than being thrown away, we repurposed CNC offcut sheet leftovers from the Architectural Association Visiting School Workshops to produce a series of tables. The Dining Room and Meeting Tables are topped with […]

Zhengzhou Housing, China
Zhengzhou Housing, China

A serial rhythm of different protrusions and setbacks defines an elegant and playful design that creates a dynamically shifting movement of different light reflections, shades and shadows throughout the day, as well as a variety of different balcony and terrace conditions on the façade.  At night, the buildings literally glow, with the translucent panels of […]

subdv@subdv.com
+55 11 3062-3522
Al. Tietê, 17
01417-020 São Paulo SP
Brasil