While observing the shapes of coral which grow on a reef, it occurred to me that these structures fan out to maximize exposure, to currents, and sometimes light. Architecture trying to maximize daylight, and wind energy could take a few lessons from the natural growth of the coral colonies.
AIA NATIONAL CONVENTION
April 27-29 2017
AIA Orlando is excited to be the host chapter for the 2017 AIA Convention! The Orlando area offers a vibrant diversity of architecture (from Frank Lloyd Wright, Bauhaus to Calatrava), has a vibrant arts community, an innovative technology and simulation industry, and is a leading hub for healthcare. Join us for the 2017 AIA National Convention at the Orange County Convention Center.
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