GA2006 9th International Conference

Milan, 13-14-15 December 2006



Generative Designer. A swimmer in a natural see frame.
Celestino Soddu
Generative Design Lab
DiAP, Dept. Architecture and Planning
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
An ecomorphic theatre as a case study for embodied design
Alasdair Turner
Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College London
The Ultimate Cathedral
Mordechai Omer and Avi Rosen
The David and Yolanda Katz Faculty of the Arts, Tel Aviv University, Israel.
Generating Images Using Solar System Kinematics Parameters
Bogdan Soban
Generative Artist, Slovenia
Evolving Street Plans from Shops and Shoppers
C.P. Mottram
Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, London,UK
MediaFlies. A Video and Audio Remixing Multi Agent System
Daniel Bisig
Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, University of Zurich, Switzerland.
Tatsuo Unemi
Department of Information Systems Science, Soka University, Tokyo, Japan.
Nature Inspired Approach: An Emergent Form Generation Method
Ethem. Gurer
Istanbul Technical University, Institute of Science & Technology,
Architectural Design Computing Graduate Program, Istanbul, Turkey
Gulen Cagdas
Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Architecture, Turkey
Producing cinematographic narration by making use of Artificial Life techniques.
Iro Laskari
Faculty of Communication and Media Studies
National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
The Development of a Tool for the Preference Assessment of the Visual Aesthetics of an Object Using Interactive Genetic Algorithms
Jarod Kelly
Panos Papalambros
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.
Gregory Wakefield
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.
Jean-Baptiste Dumont
ESSEC Business School, Paris
Playing Architecture with Architecture_Engine_1.0
Jochen Hoog
Institute for architecture and design, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
ArpEgg: a Rewriting Grammar for Complex Arpeggios
Kevin McGuire
Ottawa, Canada
Images for Performances
Margaret C. Perivoliotis
Barbara Toumazatou
Department of Interior Design, Technological Educational Institute (TEI), Athens, Greece
Deepland, a Travel through many Dimensions
Marie-Pascale Corcuff
GRIEF, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Bretagne, Rennes, France.
COSTEL, LETG UMR 6554 CNRS, Université Rennes 2, Rennes, France
Exhibition as a form for demonstrating achievements
Ilze Meldere, Aleksandra Slahova, Maris Cacka, Ilze Volonte
Daugavpils University, Daugavpils, Latvia
The use of Interactive Domain Specific Languages for Generative Rule-based systems
Mark Rudolph
Rovsing Aerospace, Copenhagen, Denmark
Procedural Shading for Architecture: Adoption, Fabrication, and Implications
Matthew Lewis
ACCAD, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
Evolving urban structures using Computer Optimisation Techniques.
E. L. Finucane, C. Derix, P. S. Coates
School of Architecture and Visual Arts, University of East London
MSC: a generative art system integrating music and video through magic squares at compositional models
Paul A. Oehlers
Department of Computer Science, Audio Technology, and Physics
American University, Washington, DC, USA
Chris Mich
Production Department
QVC, West Chester, PA, USA
Symbolic organic design
Philip Van Loocke
Art and Consciousness Studies, University of Ghent, Belgium
Urban and architectural 3D fast processing.
Renato Saleri Lunazzi
DEA informatique et productique, master en industrial design, Lyon
Laboratoire MAP aria UMR 694 CNRS – Ministère de la culture et de la Communication
The use of structural analysis programs for the determination of the geometrical configurations of an artwork
Silvia Lenyra Meirelles Campos Titotto
Department of Design and Architecture, Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning, University of São Paulo
Ruy Marcelo de Oliveira Pauletti
Department of Structures, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Polytechnic School, University of São Paulo
Key elements of the contemporary art museum in Thailand
Siriwat Sanserm
Communication Design Department, School of Fine and Applied Arts
Bangkok University, Thailand.
Flocking Messengers
T. Unemi
Department of Information Systems Science, Soka University, Tokyo, Japan.
D. Bisig
Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, University of Zurich, Switzerland.
The Authoring System for 3DCG with help of 3D turtle Metaphor
Dept. of Digital Games, Osaka Electro-Communication Univ., Osaka, Japan
Dept. of Digital Art and Animation, Osaka Electro-Communication Univ., Osaka, Japan.
Intelligent Cluster, Osaka Electro-Communication Univ., Osaka, Japan.
Generation of a Theory of Generative Design With the Help of Game Theory
Asli Serbest
Mona Mahall
Institut für Grundlagen Moderner Architektur und Entwerfen (IGMA)
Fakultät für Architektur, Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Anticipation in Creativity: A Generative Approach
Daniela Sirbu
Department of New Media, University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
Net Work: Lessons from collaboratively designing an interactive artwork
Jon Bird
Centre for Computational Neuroscience and Robotics, University of Sussex, UK
Mark d’Inverno
Department of Computing, Goldsmiths College, University of London, UK
Jane Prophet
Independent Artist, London, UK
Evolving Fractal Drawings
Jon Bird
Dustin Stokes
University of Sussex, U.K.
M. Tsigkari
Aristotle University, Bartlett, UCL
Cybernetic Urbanism in Future London
Martha E. LaGess
Michael McNamara
LaMa Studio, London, and Department of Architecture, University of Cambridge, UK
Alive imaginary structures
Enrica Colabella
Generative Design Lab
DiAP, Dept. Architecture and Planning
Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Art Transformation and Representation of Game Go
Kun Zhang
Key Laboratory of Geographic Information Science, Ministry of Education, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China (
Songlin Zhang
Department of Surveying and Geoinformatics, Tongji University 

The Image of Music: Its Expression in Art
Skaidrite Erliha
Department of Art, Daugavpils University,
Daugavpils, Latvia

Aesthetic Perception in Design
Hengfeng Zuo
Mark Jones

Faculty of Technology, Southampton Solent University, UK
Qiu Song
Liu Xin

Academy of Art & Design, Tsinghua University, China

Urban Evolution Analysis Method Using Self Organizing Dynamic Model.
Adolfo Benito Narváez Tijerina.
Facultad de Arquitectura, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, México.

Posters, Installations, Performances

André Rangel Macedo
3kta,Custom Software and Intermedia Concepts, Porto, Portugal
Altared Spaces: New Orleans Revisited
Anna M. Chupa
Michael A. Chupa
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA
Medienhopper 3.268.800
Jana Linke
University of Arts  Berlin
Textile Art for Performances with Encaustic Applications
Margaret C. Perivoliotis.
Barbara Toumazatou
Department of Interior Design,
Technological Educational Institute (TEI), Athens, Greece.
A Socializing Interactive Installation in the Urban Space
Carolina Briones
Ava Fatah gen. Schieck
Chiron Mottram
Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College London, U.K.
Raewyn Turner
Artist, Auckland New Zealand
MacchinaPerTracciare – Interactive Installation
R. Coen Cagli.
Department of Physics, Università di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italia.
Robotic superstrings: making a unique generative artwork from the superstring installations DVDs.
Mauro Francaviglia.
Department of Mathematics, University of Torino, Italy
Marcella Giulia Lorenzi
E.S.G. (Evolutionary Systems Group), University of Calabria, Italy.
Michael Petry
(MOCA) Museum of Contemporary Art, London Project Space, UK
Virtual net in a real environment
Silvia Lenyra Meirelles Campos Titotto
Clice de Toledo Sanjar Mazzilli
Felipe Estrella Barros
University of São Paulo
Art of the generative tree
E. Solari
‘Whisper of a Poet
Sonja Hindkjaer
The MirrorBox installation
Geska Helena Andersson
Robert Brecevic
Performing Pictures, Interactive Institute, Sweden.
Marcella Giulia Lorenzi
E.S.G. (Evolutionary Systems Group), University of Calabria, Italy.
Rit Mishra
Interaction Design Institute Ivrea
Invisible World - a performance installation
The Einstein’s Brain Project

Alan Dunning
Paul Woodrow
University of Calgary, Calgary,  Alberta, Canada
Illuminated Breath
Multi-Media Live Performance
Brigid Burke
Melbourne, Australia
Ilgob sorigori -  a cycle of seven sound poems
Ge-Suk Yeo
or an alive sound scape
Davy Gregoire
Aléas : original virtual music software/instrument
SpherAleas : interactive / sound / image installation
Ephemeral firmament  : Performance / concert 
scenocosme : Gregory Lasserre & Anais met den Ancxt
Gordon Monro
Sydney Conservatorium of Music, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.
Artist's Statement
Antony Viscardi
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA