INTER.ONE Tools for Architecture

Tools for Architecture is a research unit based at the Architectural Association in London formed by a team of architecture undergraduate students and lead by Space Popular directors Lara Lesmes and Fredrik Hellberg. Work at TFA aims to develop new experience driven design methods.

Rail Detail Design

The following rail design is proposed to tackle the practical problem voids in existing rail system present, and more importantly to create a seamless joint between two surfaces when the void is not in use.

The proposed system uses an electronically powered piston to raise and lower the infill piece of material. The content on both sides are variable.