Tuesday, November 11, 2003

2001 classical/nonclassical computation http://architecture.mit.edu/descomp/works/Classical%2BNonclassical_Computation.pdf
terry knight and george stiny

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from that page

note: free form EIFORM by kristina shea (shape grammar and shape annealing method)


computers have come to play an important role in architectural practice. nonetheless, the promise of computation as a creative partner in practice, and a means to better understand and support the design process has yet to be realized. this article considers aspects of computation, and alternative ways that these have been approached in order to make computation useful in architecture and other areas of spatial design.