Gitte Sørensen

System showing an open structure of strings to the right in contrast to a denser structure of wood left.

System showing an open structure of strings to the right in contrast to a denser structure of wood left.

Below there is an other density of string and structure, in the same structural element.

Detail of possible solution to make a loadbearing beam cross all the sections, and minimize the number of joints.

Detail of possible solution to make a loadbearing beam cross all the sections, and minimize the number of joints.

Below, a variation of angles, potentially makes the canopy rise and fall.

1st system

I think I now realise, that the system needs 3 points of

contact (between sections) in order to be stable.

This system varies the ancle of the triangle taking pressure, which potentially makes the canopy rise and fall.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I like this last one. When the “mast” tilts backwards it gives more balance to the form.

Also the string should be vertical or leaning this direction.

#17#16#15

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