A custom design build for a client in Portland Dimensions: 6′ wide, 2′ deep, 1′-6″ tall. Exterior grade plywood, pine structure, polycarb liner, stainless steel hinges, latches, and aluminum girts. Hardwood pulls. Galv vents not shown.
David Curtis, principal at Pi-Des, leads a studio this Summer from Portland, OR. An anticipated focus will be de-mountables. David shares lessons learned from his 4 year development of Primitive Hut. There will be offshoots that focus on global just-in-time delivery system collapse responses, and 10-20 year pattern based projections that hope to best influenceContinue reading “Summer Design Studio 2022”
According to the California fire service, 2018 was the deadliest and most destructive wild fire season on record, with just under 2 million acres burned
X has migrated the data from the tests recently conducted at Desert 1-3. This has led to a new version that hopes to be translatable and scalable. Current design includes an accessible wand controller. An advantage to this new design is Triage Field may be docked at Primitive Hut or may roam to recover aContinue reading “Triage Field 2.0”
New project in the Portland, OR area by Pi-Des
A collab with Current Collection and MG Dining Table by Marrow Furniture, Portland, OR.
Working with a Portland based lighting firm on some custom lights https://currentcollection.com/
David Curtis, principal designer at dc_us and founder of NCI-Des, discusses some implications of robotic space exploration.
dc_us has begun design modeling of a second wind catcher prototype.