Holographic Construction

  • Gwyllim JahnEmail author
  • Cameron Newnham
  • Nick van den Berg
  • Melissa Iraheta
  • Jackson Wells
Conference paper


We present a method for generating holographic construction information from parametric models. Holographic models replace 2D drawings and templates with unambiguous, contextual, shared and interactive design information. We show that our method enabled a team of expert bricklayers to complete a section of wall in a fraction of expected construction time and within typical tolerances, measured through comparative analysis of digital models to 3D point cloud scans of as built conditions.


Mixed reality Holographic construction Digital craft Digital fabrication 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gwyllim Jahn
    • 1
    Email author
  • Cameron Newnham
    • 1
  • Nick van den Berg
    • 1
  • Melissa Iraheta
    • 1
  • Jackson Wells
    • 2
  1. 1.FologramCollingwoodAustralia
  2. 2.University of TasmaniaLauncestonAustralia

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