Gallery: Gridshell’s Parametrically-Designed Canopy Shades Masseria Osp...

Gridshell is a new venture led by University of Naples professor Sergio Pone to create dynamic outdoor spaces using parametric modeling. One of their recent projects is a patio cover for the Masseria Ospitale Restaurant in Lecce, Italy made out of lightweight wood. The new structure is a collaboration between architects, architecture students and professors, and demonstrates the possibilities of this economically and environmentally innovative method.

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  1. Claire Young October 26, 2014 at 1:55 pm

    When was this building completed? I’m doing a project on gridshells so any site/links with more in-depth material/construction info would be appreciated.

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