algorithmic modeling for Rhino

About Grasshopper...

For designers who are exploring new shapes using generative algorithms, Grasshopper® is a graphical algorithm editor tightly integrated with Rhino’s 3-D modeling tools. Unlike RhinoScript, Grasshopper requires no knowledge of programming or scripting, but still allows designers to build form generators from the simple to the awe-inspiring.

Locations of visitors to this page




Start Here:

There are many resources available to learn more about Grasshopper. 


Introduction to Grasshopper Videos by David Rutten.

Wondering how to get started with Grasshopper? Look no further. Spend an some time with the creator of Grasshopper, David Rutten, to learn the fundamental of Grasshopper. No experience necessary. This video series and many other tutorials are available on our Tutorials page...

Also, check out these tutorial videos...

Latest Activity

Guillermo Esparza posted a discussion

Weaire Phelan stackable structure

Hi! I'm thinking about doing a structure based on weaire phelan that could be stacked together. (I'm learning grasshopper and it's the first time I prove weaire phelan)So the steps are...1.Creating the shape2.Extract the wireframe 3.Pipe the…See More
6 minutes ago
Alejandro Pacheco Diéguez added a discussion to the group Ladybug + Honeybee

HB interior thermal mass

Hi all, I was wondering if the thermal mass of the intermediate slabs (those that are not part of the thermal envelope) are considered by Energy plus in terms of thermal mass. Regards,AlejandroSee More
19 minutes ago
Tudor Cosmatu liked Robert Vier's video
57 minutes ago
Hyungsoo Kim replied to Betsy Clifton's discussion Hinges
"Something like that? I'm not sure."
1 hour ago
Jessesn added a discussion to the group Jackalope

Sphorph (FlowAlongSrf) components error

Hi DaleThis problem sumbitted by xinlunqq56(, he found the Base geometry import option of Sphorph(FlowAlongSrf) component can not support trimmed srf crated by Boundary , pls see attachments about the details.…See More
3 hours ago
Negin Imani liked Aleksander Dynarek's video
3 hours ago
Mostapha Sadeghipour Roudsari replied to Abraham Yezioro's discussion Zones from Syrfaces and Solve Adjacencies in the group Ladybug + Honeybee
"My pleasure... In theory, it shouldn't cause any issues in your energy model. I will take a closer look to this component later and see if there is a simple way to get it fixed. In case of multiple openings for a single surface it can be really…"
4 hours ago
Abraham Yezioro replied to Abraham Yezioro's discussion Zones from Syrfaces and Solve Adjacencies in the group Ladybug + Honeybee
"Thanks Mostapha!! You are the best. A question though. I took my original file, fixed  the names and then i get all the zones all right. Should i expect problems further on if i don't make the breps closed? BTW, changing the tolerance…"
4 hours ago


Weaire Phelan stackable structure

Started by Guillermo Esparza in Discussion 6 minutes ago.

Hinges 1 Reply

Started by Betsy Clifton in Discussion. Last reply by Hyungsoo Kim 1 hour ago.

This should just be one click and ugh... Simple Weave Attraction 2 Replies

Started by Erik Sven Broberg in Discussion. Last reply by Erik Sven Broberg 5 hours ago.

Parametric Rectangular Ramp 7 Replies

Started by Ann Lee in Discussion. Last reply by Ann Lee 8 hours ago.

Tensegrity model with skin as tension members

Started by Conor Scully in Discussion 9 hours ago.

Blog Posts

Kaleidoscope Voronoi

Posted by Hyungsoo Kim on November 24, 2014 at 11:01pm


Posted by vaughn horsman on November 23, 2014 at 12:55pm

Multiquadric surface

Posted by Masaaki Miki on November 22, 2014 at 8:04pm


Posted by Jitendra V. Patel on November 21, 2014 at 11:43pm — 2 Comments

Voronoi Delaunay Tessellation

Posted by Hyungsoo Kim on November 21, 2014 at 12:58pm



Search Grasshopper


  • Add Photos
  • View All

Social Networks

Seesmic Desktop

© 2014   Created by Scott Davidson.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service