Spotlight on Urban Design

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Nov 19, 2020

Associate Professor and MS.AURD Director Marcella Del Signore recently published ”DATA, MATTER, DESIGN: Strategies in Computational Design (Routledge, 2020; co-edited with Nancy Diniz and Frank Melendez)

The book presents a comprehensive overview of current design processes that rely on the input of data and use of computational design strategies, and their relationship to an array of outputs. This book includes a wide range of curated projects and contributed texts by leading architects, urbanists, and designers that transform data as an abstraction, into spatial, experiential, and performative configurations within URBAN ECOLOGIES, EMERGING MATERIALS, ROBOTIC AGENTS, ADAPTIVE FIELDS, and VIRTUAL CONSTRUCTS.…/p/book/9780367369095