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Title : Project IRIS
Author : Samer EL SAYARY
Nationality : Egyptian
Year : 2020
Location : Space
Biography : Samer El Sayary is an assistant professer of Architecture,researcher and award-winning architect with special passion in Outer space architecture. Graduated in 2001 top of his class and through the years he gained over 30 awards and prize till the year 2020 from prestigious institutes like the 1st Prize Mars City foundation (Los Angeles, 2017) for Mars tree life, Jacques Rougerie Foundation (Paris, 2018) for Lunar Village and 2016 for project deep space Noah's Ark, Kuala Lumpur Arch. Festival
Type : FOCUS
Scale : XXL : Large installation
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Project IRIS is inspired from Biomimicry of the eye mechanism. lt aIso interpreted the biomorphism and biophila to reach an integrated project with roots from Greek mythology tao, is the personification of the messenger of the gods. She travels with the speed of wind from one end of the world to the other and into the depths of the sea and the underworld. ln the anatomy of humans and most mammals, the iris is a thin, annular structure in the eye, responsible for controlling the diameter and size of the pupil and thus this was the design concept used to control the opening of the sky portal

Descriptive of Author : Project IRIS is orbital elevator and space telescope. lts slogan is to put our eye on the sky. Various Bio strategies mixed with available technology;