Category Archives: Academia

Thesis 2022

Type: MA Design ThesisYear: Summer 2022Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture In final semester of the Master Programm students create their individual research by design, investigating place, climate, material and structure to create new architectural

Thesis 2022

Type: MA Design ThesisYear: Summer 2022Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture In final semester of the Master Programm students create their individual research by design, investigating place, climate, material and structure to create new architectural

Hiring an Architectural Research Assistant

We are hiring at HKU, Department of Architecture. We are looking for a dedicated Architect to co-lead the Research Project “Asymptotic Building Envelope” in the coming two years. Applicants should possess a Master’s degree in Architecture or related design-based Discipline,

Hiring an Architectural Research Assistant

We are hiring at HKU, Department of Architecture. We are looking for a dedicated Architect to co-lead the Research Project “Asymptotic Building Envelope” in the coming two years. Applicants should possess a Master’s degree in Architecture or related design-based Discipline,

AS3 – Building Principles

Title: AS3 – Building PrinciplesType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2021Course: Building Technology, MA CoreEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures SeriesLecture Content: Rainer Barthel, Donn Holohan, Olivier Ottevaere Preface This publication exhibits the work created by undergraduate students in their 2nd year during the core

AS3 – Building Principles

Title: AS3 – Building PrinciplesType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2021Course: Building Technology, MA CoreEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures SeriesLecture Content: Rainer Barthel, Donn Holohan, Olivier Ottevaere Preface This publication exhibits the work created by undergraduate students in their 2nd year during the core

Tectonic Boundaries

Type: MA Design StudioName: Responsive StructuresYear: Fall 2021Supervisor: Eike Schling, Geraldine BorioOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture Located on the threshold between the city and the hillside, the challenge will be to propose an architectural structure responsive

Tectonic Boundaries

Type: MA Design StudioName: Responsive StructuresYear: Fall 2021Supervisor: Eike Schling, Geraldine BorioOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture Located on the threshold between the city and the hillside, the challenge will be to propose an architectural structure responsive

Thesis 2021

Type: MA Design ThesisYear: Summer 2021Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture In final semester of the Master Programm students create their individual research by design, investigating place, climate, material and structure to create new architectural

Thesis 2021

Type: MA Design ThesisYear: Summer 2021Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture In final semester of the Master Programm students create their individual research by design, investigating place, climate, material and structure to create new architectural

PMQ Exhibition – Kinetic Grid Structures

14 September – 5 October 2021HKU Architecture GalleryS503 – PMQ – 35 Aberdeen St. – Central Welcome to the website of Kinetic Grid Structures, the interactive exhibition at PMQ, Hong Kong. The exhibition introduces research from the University of Hong

PMQ Exhibition – Kinetic Grid Structures

14 September – 5 October 2021HKU Architecture GalleryS503 – PMQ – 35 Aberdeen St. – Central Welcome to the website of Kinetic Grid Structures, the interactive exhibition at PMQ, Hong Kong. The exhibition introduces research from the University of Hong

Structural Principles

Type: BA Core CourseName: Building Technology 1Year: 2021Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture ‘There is simply no Architecture without Structure’ Jean Prouve This course adresses the fundamental principles of structure. It presents building structures in

Structural Principles

Type: BA Core CourseName: Building Technology 1Year: 2021Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture ‘There is simply no Architecture without Structure’ Jean Prouve This course adresses the fundamental principles of structure. It presents building structures in

AS2 – Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: AS2 – Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course

AS2 – Asymptotic Building Envelope

Title: AS2 – Asymptotic Building EnvelopeType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course

Responsive Structures

Type: MA Design StudioName: Responsive StructuresYear: Fall 2020Supervisor: Eike Schling, Geraldine BorioOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture Introduction Hong Kong’s diverse and international festival culture plays a vital role in defining its identity as a liberal, cosmopolitan

Responsive Structures

Type: MA Design StudioName: Responsive StructuresYear: Fall 2020Supervisor: Eike Schling, Geraldine BorioOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture Introduction Hong Kong’s diverse and international festival culture plays a vital role in defining its identity as a liberal, cosmopolitan

Asymptotic Envelope Substructure

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Completion SubstructureOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Project Team: Eike Schling, Jacky Chu, Muye Ma, Wesley

Asymptotic Envelope Substructure

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Completion SubstructureOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Project Team: Eike Schling, Jacky Chu, Muye Ma, Wesley

Asymptotic Envelope Design

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Fabrication PlanningPlanning Team: Eike Schling, Muye Ma, Wesley SheOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Designing asymptotic

Asymptotic Envelope Design

Type: BuildingEnvelopeLocation: Hong Kong, TaipeiYear: 2020Status: Fabrication PlanningPlanning Team: Eike Schling, Muye Ma, Wesley SheOffice: The University of Hong KongIn collaboration with: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Shen Guan ShihIndustry Partner: Gomore Building Envelope Technology, Sam Hsu Designing asymptotic

AS1 – Asymptotic Applications

Title: AS1 – Asymptotic ApplicationsType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course „Structural

AS1 – Asymptotic Applications

Title: AS1 – Asymptotic ApplicationsType: Teaching PublicationYear: 2020Course: Structural Research, MA ElectiveEditor: Sherene Ng, Eike SchlingPublished in: Architectural Structures Series Preface This publication exhibits the work created by graduate and 4th-year-undergraduate students at the Department of Architecture, HKU, during the elective course „Structural

Asymptotic Applications

Type: MA ElectiveName: Structural Research – Asymptotic ApplicationsYear: Fall 2020Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture This course specialized in the design and construction of doubly curved grid structures. Through analysis of existing structures and innovative

Asymptotic Applications

Type: MA ElectiveName: Structural Research – Asymptotic ApplicationsYear: Fall 2020Supervisor: Eike SchlingOffice: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture This course specialized in the design and construction of doubly curved grid structures. Through analysis of existing structures and innovative

Modular Structures

Type: Design Workshop Name: Structural Modelling Year: 2019 Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture The workshop on modular structures produced beautiful and divers results of construction a doubly curved structure from repetitive pieces.

Modular Structures

Type: Design Workshop Name: Structural Modelling Year: 2019 Supervisor: Eike Schling Office: The University of Hong Kong, Department of Architecture The workshop on modular structures produced beautiful and divers results of construction a doubly curved structure from repetitive pieces.