Architect Lane Allen has a life-long passion for art, origami, geometry, and structure. He explores the relationships—both real and imagined—among the geometries of origami, the geometries of structure, and works of architecture, both modern and historic.
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Geodesic Dome Sculptures
BY NICK SAYERS
@ VOL 18
ON FEB 21, 2013
Sculptor Nick Sayers show us some of his works, from very small sculptures to structures large enough sit in. This series eventually culminated in a new project, a 120 sided geodesic dome with a support structure large enough for people to stand in, constructed from signs.
"Presentation of the Day" on July 30, 2013.
Out of Plane
BY DANIEL VRANA
@ VOL 14
ON NOV 17, 2015
Buffalo School of Architecture and Planning, University at Buffalo
"'Robo-Origami' is a giant robotic origami installation created with robust robotic technology installed within giant origami sculpture."
In Giant Origami from PechaKucha Night Brighton Vol. 21, the Japanese artist Coco Sato, now based in Brighton England, shares her inspirational story of travels, learning new skills and giant interactive origami!
This was "Presentation of the Day" on June 24th, 2017.
The Magic of Origami
BY HINATA NAKAMURA
@ VOL 154
ON JAN 31, 2018
The magic in ‘Origami’, the Japanese art of paper folding is that in the absence of scissors and cutting, complicated shapes can be created using a single piece of paper. This Wednesday, PechaKucha Tokyo will be building upon that magic through the perspective of origami child prodigy, Nakamura Hinata!
Power in Architecture
BY LAROM LANCASTER
@ VOL 11
ON MAR 02, 2018
Architect Larom Lancaster demonstrates how architecture has some basic assumptions of the role of power. Larom takes us on a journey of architecture from all around the world and showcases the different aspects of power manifasted in iconic, breathtaking buildings.
My Origami journey
BY TUAN NGUYEN TU
@ VOL 10
ON DEC 11, 2016
What do you think about Origami without folding? Let’s come meet Tuan Nguyen Tu and check it out at PKN HCMC vol.10! After years of practicing this simple yet sophisticated art, Tuan has come up with his own style of Origami.
Tuan got acquainted with origami from the age of 6. His father taught him to make paper toys and years after years, his love for origami grows. He finds joys on the journey to achieve simplicity. Talking about his passion, Tuan says that Origami helps encouraging his imagination.
And you can follow him on Instagram at: https://www.instagram.com/tuannguyentu/