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Biosphere - Amazon HQ Campus by TaffGoch Biosphere - Amazon HQ Campus by TaffGoch
This geodesic spherical model depicts the painted steel superstructure of proposed biodomes • August 19, 2013 architectural (NBBJ) proposal for update to Amazon's Seattle headquarters campus • Block 19 of the Rufus Project • Geometric polyhedral basis; pentagonal hexecontahedron • 3D-modeled in SketchUp • Exported image post-processed in Photoshop, to slightly-enhance edges • The biodome may never be built, as depicted in the proposal, but it remains an intriguing "organic" design • Artist depictions of the biodomes, and the full architectural proposal (PDF format,) are available at: mynorthwest.com/?nid=11&sid=23…
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:iconkuzy62:
kuzy62 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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LuxXeon Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Nice design.  I like the "truss" appearance.
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TaffGoch Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013
Credit the architects at NBBJ. (I'm simply a good mimic.)

To me, the design brought to mind the organic structure of diatoms.
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LuxXeon Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Interesting, and I agree.  Cooincidentally, I had created an image some time ago that was inspired from Centric Diatoms... luxxeon.deviantart.com/art/Rad…
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bear48 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2013  Professional
sweet job
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TaffGoch Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2013
Sixty replicated and rotated "pieces" made the task practical (tedious as it was to create the "piece")
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bear48 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013  Professional
thank you

I am in school now

I am learning to build helicopter
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