GA2007, X Generative Art International conference

Politecnico di Milano University, Italy, 12-14 December 2007

Organized by Generative Design Lab

Chair Prof. Celestino Soddu




Endless interpretations, infinite in the mirror.

Celestino Soddu

Director of Generative Design Lab, DiAP, Politecnico di Milano University


Generative Post-processing as an Effective Approach in Art

Bogdan Soban

Freelance Generative Artist


Internal Variations of Perceptual Image in Serial Drawings: A Problem of Identity in Perceptual Process.

Adolfo Benito Narváez Tijerina.

Design Studies Lab, Autonomous University of Nuevo León, México


Hypergraph-based Evolutionary Design System

E. Grabska

B. Strug

G. Ślusarczyk.

Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Applied Computer Science,  Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland


An Enchanted Aisle Integrating Sound and Visuals in Performance

Brigid Burke

Clarinettist, composer and visual artist, Australia


The ‘Un-Authored’ Object

Christine McLoughlin

Fine Art: Environmental Art, Glasgow School of Art, Scotland, UK


Autonomous Systems for Interactive Digital Art

Chu-Yin CHEN

Jean-Claude HOYAMI

Arts et Technologies de l’Image – Université Paris 8, France


Interactive Swarm Orchestra

Daniel Bisig

Martin Neukom

John Flury

Institute for Computer Music and Sound Technology, Zurich Univ. of the Arts, Switzerland


Genetic Algorithms in Architecture: a Necessity or a Trend?

Eleftheria Fasoulaki

Department of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Emergent Form from Structural Optimisation of the Voronoi Polyhedra Structure

E. Friedrich

C. Derix

S. Hanna

Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College London, London

School of Architecture and Visual Arts, University of East London


Meta-Cognitive Mappings: Growing Neural Networks for Generative Urbanism

Phil Langley, Christian Derix, Paul S. Coates

Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College London, London


Cities of the inhabitants or Megalopolis of the nets "Systems Design" between Sensitive and Intellective

Giuseppe Marinelli De Marco

Mauro Palatucci

ISIA Rome, school of design, Italy


Uncovering social urban form in dynamics

Chun-Shuo Hsiao

Department of Architecture, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taichung, Taiwan.


You Get as Much as You Generate

Tjark Ihmels

Director of Institute for Media Art and Design

Institute for Media Art and Design, University of Applied Sciences, Mainz, Germany


Identity in the Work of Tadao Ando. An exploratory essay on the problems of how to model identity

K. Moraes Zarzar

Faculty of Architecture, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands


Theory of Complexity

Kevin McGuire

Ottawa, Canada


A New Kind of Art: The Robotic Action Painter

Leonel Moura

Artist, Lisbon, Portugal


An Agent System Based Tool to Help Designers for Free-Form Shape Generation in Digital  Media

Mahmut Cagdas Durmazoglu

Gulen Cagdas

Faculty of Architecture, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey


The Generative Powers of Textiles

Margaret C. Perivoliotis-Chryssovergis

Department of Interior Architecture and Design

Faculty of Graphic and Applied Arts

Technological Educational Institute (TEI), Athens, Greece


Automatic Generation of Aesthetic Images for Computer-Assisted Virtual Fashion Design

Mickaël NAUD



Jean-Louis FERRIER

Laboratoire d’Ingénierie des Systèmes Automatisés (LISA), University of Angers, Angers, France


How does the analog “talk” to the digital? The Art of Penny Feuerstein

Penny L. Feuerstein

Department of Art and Technology, The School Of The Art Institute Of Chicago, USA


Database Design for Represent Genetic Information and Environment Impression in Architectural Design

Soghra.V. Sayyaad Rahim

Department of Architecture and Civil engineering, Islamic Azad University of Qazvin, Iran


A Shape Grammar Study: Form Generation with Geometric Islamic Patterns

Sehnaz Cenani

Gulen Cagdas

Faculty of Architecture, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey


Growing a City: Individuals, Interactions, and Emergent Behaviour

S.F. Chien

Department of Architecture, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan


Section as Form Generator under Digital Environment

Shuenn-Ren Liou

Department of Architecture, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan


From Clay Cones to Tesserae: the Generative Art of Mosaic Making

S. T. Elias-Ozkan

Department of Architecture, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

B. Özkan

School of Design, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy


Hidden in the Urban Fabric: Art + Architecture – a Case Study of Collaboration in interdisciplinary Contexts

Steffen Lehmann

School of Architecture and Built Environment,The University of Newcastle, Australia


Light Play

Suresh Sethi

School of Art, Design and Media, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


Identity SA - an interactive swarm-based animation with a deformed reflection

T. Unemi

Department of Information Systems Science, Soka University, Tokyo, Japan.

D. Bisig

Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, University of Zurich, Switzerland.


Using Organic and Curvaceous Forms as a Reference Point for New Product Development  

Hengfeng Zuo

Mark Jones

School of Design, Southampton Solent University, UK


A Generative Model For Object Design From Letters In Playground

Elif Günay

Gülen ÇAGDAŞ                                                                         

Istanbul Technical University,  Istanbul, Turkey


A Generative Model For Anatolian Medreses By Analyzing Of Precedent



Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey


Batik Fractal : Traditional Art to Modern Complexity

Muhamad Lukman

Yun Hariadi

Achmad Haldani Destiarmand

Pixel People Research and Design Group,

Bandung Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia


Alter EVO: an interactive evolutionary computation tool for instant architecture processing.

Renato Saleri Lunazzi

DEA informatique et productique, Laboratoire MAP aria UMR 694 CNRS – Ministère de la culture et de la Communication.


AutoMAKE: Generative systems, digital manufacture and craft production

Justin Marshall

University College Falmouth, Cornwall, UK.

Ertu Unver

Paul Atkinson

School of Art & Design, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK


Painting with light: generative artworks or “setting in motion” the fourth dimension

Marcella Giulia Lorenzi

Laboratory for Scientific Communication, University of Calabria, Arcavacata (CS)

Mauro Francaviglia

Department of Mathematics, University of Torino, Torino, Italy.

Laboratory for Scientific Communication, University of Calabria, Arcavacata (CS), Italy


Enrica Colabella

Generative Design Lab, DiAP, Politecnico di Milano University


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Yu Yang

Xiong yan

Guo xisheng

School of Urban Design, Wuhan University


 Is it possible to defend an optimistic view for the future generations?

Heloisa Helena da Fonseca Carneiro Leão

Pontificia Universidade Católica São Paulo - Brasil



Performances, Posters and Installations


Developing Cyberspace Design as a Digital Extension to future Interior Spaces

Eiman Mohamed Elgewely

Medhat Mohamed Metwally

Department of Interior Architecture, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University, Egypt.

Walaa Mohamed Sheta

Informatics research Institute, Mubarak city for scientific research, Alexandria, Egypt


Architecture is Performance

Giorgos Artopoulos

Stanislav Roudavski


The Abstract Video “Triangular Vibrations”

Gordon Monro.

Sydney Conservatorium of Music, University of Sydney.


Cross-Section:  Performance

Hee-Seung Choi


Hypothetical Gene Movement: Structural Animation

Kenneth C Byers

MA Media Production, Newcastle. UK


Body Degree Zero-Interactive Performance

Invisible World is an installation that draws its content from the context within which it is placed

Alan Dunning

Paul Woodrow

The Einstein’s Brain Project



Robert Spahr

New York, NY


Dynamic Painting

San Base

Artist, Richmond Hill, Canada


How the Ai art works?

William Yip




Vera Bighetti

São Paulo- Brasil


It's a parasite!

Giorgos Artopoulos

Stanislav Roudavski


Artistic Periods (Until Chaos)

Raffaella Pavani, Donato Trigiante

Politecnico di Milano, Universita’ di Firenze


Umberto Roncoroni



The emergent X




Digital Remake