Designing for change: The poetic potential of responsive architecture

  title={Designing for change: The poetic potential of responsive architecture},
  author={Mark Meagher},
  journal={Collection of Frontiers of Architectural Research},
  • Mark Meagher
  • Published 2015
  • Engineering
  • Collection of Frontiers of Architectural Research
The integration of responsive components in architecture offers the potential to enhance the experience of the building by giving expression to fleeting, changeable aspects of the environment. Responsive buildings enable a physical response to changes in the environment through specific building elements; in rare cases these responsive elements become an integral and poetic element of a culturally significant work of architecture. In this paper I examine two types of responsiveness, one which… Expand

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