Thom Mayne landscape studies?
I’m not 100% sure what these are, but Lebbeus Woods did a pretty thorough write-up on what he thought was going on in Thom Mayne’s head while making these: read here
Some words that stimulated my interest was when Lebbeus Woods starts to talk about a new way of living or moving through these spaces:
“Mayne’s morphological approach in his series of models creates spaces that can only be inhabited in new ways. In other words, new ways of living must be invented. This architecture calls for hopeful beginnings. ”