Bending Gridshell Pavilion out of bamboo

Hello,

I try to build a Bending Gridshell Pavilion out of bamboo like the one of the course “Force Matter II: Calibration” at the School of Architecture CUHK (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

Here is the link to the video of the project: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VOFKhLpnIdg

My problem is that my simulation seems to be too much like a tensile structure and not like a bamboo grid. Did anybody know what I need to chance?

Thanks a lot.

Alina

My aim:


My model:

My data: 190703_Bamboo Pavilion_Alina2.gh (171.8 KB)

Hi Alina,

It looks like your form finding is currently without bending resistance.

See the bending gridshell example here

oh yes thank you - exactly this was missing!! Now its working!