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Fitchwork is a collaborative design studio working across architecture, fashion and product design. Driven by an obsession with pattern, the studio combines geometric research with novel design and fabrication tools to create radical-yet-rational forms READ MORE


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Superpattern Pop-up

Drawing on geometry, textile design and modern fabrication processes, Superpattern is a collection of 3D weaves applied to a range of customizable, made-to-order objects.The line consists of eight fundamental forms—a ring, a cuff, a bracelet, a necklace, ... read more

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Pangolin Dress

The Pangolin Dress is a digitally designed, 3D printed human carapace—a scale-like skin that responds to the wearer’s anatomy and motion. Geometric control and precision allows for nuanced transformations in the membrane’s porosity and flexibility. The deliberate locatio... read more

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Catskills Lookout

A multistory lookout pavilion orchestrated to the different cardinal views of a unique site in the Catskills. Starting with a pond-side lookout on the ground floor, the pavilion corkscrews between a series of different viewing windows, end... read more

Oscillation 3D print Dress Runway Close up travis fitch fitchwork

Oscillation

Oscillation is the third in a series of 3D printed dresses designed in collaboration with threeAsfour and Stratasys, exploring multimaterial printing in the production of couture. Oscillation expresses a web of energy lines that flow around the body, proportioned accordi... read more

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Biomimicry Textiles

A set of laser cut patterns and textiles derived from three dimensional studies of naturally occurring scales, produced for threeAsfour's Fall 2016 collection, Biomimicry. These scale systems are mapped and gradated to the specific contour... read more

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Harmonigraph Dress

The harmonigraph dress is an exploration of the limits and possibilities of 3D printing in fashion. The design originates from a circle sliced into three spirals proportioned according to the Fibonacci sequence. Each spiral grows from the rib cage to envelop a different ... read more

Projection Pod Section Drawings

Projection Pod

Studies for a viewing pod that test different configurations for an emmersive sensory experience. The range of concepts explore different quantities and relationships of people, ergonomic configurations, structural systems, lighting arrays and the  hemispherical pr... read more

ferry terminal design architecture approach by boat

Civic Canopy

Civic Canopy is an open, expansive timber roof that overlays and links greenscape, hardscape, and waterscape covering vehicle drop off, ferry boarding area, park zones and water inlets. Like the tree canopy it intersects, it offers shade in the summer months and direct s... read more

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Cymatic Textiles

These digitally printed textiles are derived from three dimensional explorations of cymatic patterns, produced for threeAsfour's Spring 2017 collection Quantum Vibrations. Each pattern is scripted to fluctuate between two conditions—produc... read more

Brass cast lamp design iterations

Cast Lamp

This series of lamp profiles was produced for the artist and furniture maker Chuck Moffit, as a component in his show With the Promise of Nectar. The language of the different designs is a sort of future nouveau, forms that ve... read more

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Newfangled Blocks

An investigation into the design of variable cast modules developed through a specific digital workflow. The inherent limitations of a cast modular logic serve as a generative device for formal possibilities and performative strategies. The end product is not a single authored object, but an adap... read more

tractor seat form variations

Tractor Stool

Iterative designs that play upon a traditional, milled end-grain tractor seat—building on its original form to recontextualize the seat as a contemporary bar stool. The different versions maintain the seat profile, but incorporate a series of organic, natural branc... read more