1. Ukraine_Aprel_2014 © Olga Drozd

     
  2. Ukraine_Aprel_2014 © Olga Drozd

     
  3. Ukraine_Aprel_2014 © Olga Drozd

     
  4. Ukraine_Aprel_2014 © Olga Drozd

     
  5. In 2006, while experimenting in the workshop, Dror discovered a serendipitous geometry. Initially inspired by the aesthetic and flexibility of this versatile form, he soon realized the structural integrity of the interlocking members. The unique space truss geometry - now named QuaDror - is made from the assembly of four identical L-shaped pieces, either thin resulting in a trestle structure, or thick resulting in a solid panel. The collapsible system allows for rapid assembly and a transition from closed and flat to open and self-standing.

    Four years of inspired and diligent investigations in a collaborative and experimental environment have allowed the team to develop a unique structure that can adapt to a variety of conditions and configurations. These range from product design, trestle structures, dwellings, dividing walls, sound barriers, and more. Some applications take advantage of its load-bearing capabilities, while others capitalize on its acoustic properties, ease of manufacturing, collapsibility and energy performance. Boosted by a team of experts, the studio conducted inter-disciplinary research and rigorous analysis, to soon discover the overwhelming strength of the geometry coming from the most simplistic physical force.
    The geometry revealed five development direction for applications with endless possibilities; dividing, dwelling, trestle, fenestration and artistic installation.
    These enabled designs reflect an ever-changing world where contextual factors and technological resources are shifting definitions of architecture, design, and the traditional boundaries between disciplines.

     
     
  6. Feb 2014_© Olga Drozd

     
  7. 14 х 19.5cm / pen, watercolor, rice-paper / 2013© Olga Drozd

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  8. 14 х 19.5cm / pen, watercolor, rice-paper / 2013© Olga Drozd

     
  9. Lady with a rose_December 2013_© Olga Drozd

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  10. _Andrew_November 2013_© Olga Drozd

     
  11. "Take bus #150"_ Kiev, Ukraine_October 2013 ©Olga Drozd

     
  12. "Take bus #150"_ Kiev, Ukraine_October 2013 ©Olga Drozd

     
  13. "Take bus #150"_ Kiev, Ukraine_October 2013 ©Olga Drozd

     
  14. "Take bus #150"_ Kiev, Ukraine_October 2013 ©Olga Drozd

     
  15. "Take bus #150"_ Kiev, Ukraine_October 2013 ©Olga Drozd