Bamboo Structure Project
This project is dedicated to a student of mine who didn’t know how to create a dome!

The student in question was tasked with producing a model of the Sultaniya dome. He set about cutting 3mm strips of foam and bending each strip into a semi-circle, rotating and joining them by their tips. It was not until he had installed nearly one third of the semi-circles that he realized the strips were far too thick to create a dome. He wanted to completely change his method of construction, but to me he was creating a wonderful method of sheltering…...

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  • DaneshmandSh
    DaneshmandSh commented
    Great!
    about 4 years ago via Mobile
  • Georgi Sokolov
    Georgi Sokolov updated 96 media, updated a digital reference, removed a digital reference and added a digital reference
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