3d printed pavilion

site: marrakech (morocco)

client: marrakech biennale

team: paolo cascone (architect) with elena ciancio, flavio galdi, giuliano galluccio, andrea giglio, imma polito - technical partners: urban fablab; wasp, of the big delta prototype - partners: fondazione idis / città della scienza (italy), fondazione architetti e ingegneri liberi professionisti iscritti inarcassa, marrakech biennale - thanks to: madre museum - naples, esav - ecole supérieure des arts visuels, cfqmam - centre de formation et qualification dans les métiers de l’artisanat, voice gallery - marrakech


design concept
: the project explores  the use of 3d printing technologies for structural components in architecture. such structure is made by interlocked ceramic elements fabricated extruding local clay. such components are designed with the aim of generating a hydroponic system.

design driver: thermal comfort - structural system: 3d printed dome - material system: clay






local community: 
zaim abderrahman, el mehdi agharsane, sharif anouar, kenzah atif, ramia beladel, mehdi belhajjam, elena bellantoni, aahd benchaouch, mohammed amine chafai, klara gaia chastan,  nada dhaiba, taoufiq edday, abdelhakim el hamime, hatouch el houssaine, mohamed elkhaloua, karima elkhider, youssef errihan, rachid er- rmizy, ehsan fardjadniya, azzedine fettahi, ilhame hassani, abdeslam khaloufi, mohamed labid, ayoub lharchi, zineb nait lmaaz, salma louise, oussama mahassine, carlos martinez, yakubu hassan mohammed, youness mouhtadi, taha ouilal, hicham ousalah, wael touati, khalid beny yakhlaf 






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