IBEJI is a project developed by Julian Palacio in collaboration with students in the Structures I class of the Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture of The Cooper Union that investigates ideas of structural and material behavior, form and fabrication.
Design Team: Julian Palacio with Amanda Cheng, Julia Maevski, Kai Huang, Karim Sabry, MariaEleni Komninou, Qianhe Fan, Rollin Walther, Sanjana Lahiri, Sidney Höskulds-Linet, Suet Wa Au, Thomas Choi, Xiaohan Bao, and Xinyi Guo.
Location: dieFirma gallery, New York
Construction: Helmuth Rosales, Julian Palacio, Kai Huang, Karim Sabry, Kenneth diPaola, Miles Driscoll, Rollin Walther, Sidney Höskulds-Linet.
Fabrication: North American Sculpture Center – Precision Stone
Computation and Fabrication Consultant: Austin Smith
Engineering Consultant: Knippers Helbig
Material Consultant: Kenneth diPaola
JP/A is a collaborative architecture and design studio based in New York City committed to creating work that engages in transformative ways with our contemporary cultural, social and physical environment. Our work ranges across scales, from urbanism to the design of buildings and interiors, with a focus on ideas, materials and craft. JP/A was founded by Julián Palacio, AIA.