ARTICLES ON ARCHITECTURAL 3D
THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMPUTER 3D4D IN DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION COMMUNICATION
free subscription; online analysis,
research and reviews of AEC (architecture, engineering, construction) technology
and BIM (building information modeling) development. Lachmi Khemlani is founder
and editor of AECbytes and has a Ph.D. in Architecture from UC Berkeley, specializing
in intelligent building modeling.
http://www.aecbytes.com/features.htm (great article on the inner workings of Frank Gehrys' office)
Gehry Technologies: Gehry Technologies is aiming to provide a CATIA-based BIM solution to the AEC industry that is focused not just on the building design process but also extends to the fabrication and construction processes that are critical to the creation of unconventional architecture.
CadenceWeb: (acquired by Cadalyst on Oct 31 2003; these articles give good historical overviews of developing technology).
Jerry Laiserin FAIA CADENCEWEB
AEC Collaboration (use of 3d4d in AEC and CA communication)
Jerry Laiserin FAIA CADENCEWEB November 2000
Collaborative AEC Design (Rose Center as example of the diversified use of 3d in complex building design and construction)