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Why architecture and artificial intelligence?

SECTION: Features

Why architecture and artificial intelligence?

What do architecture and AI have to do with each other? Quite a bit, it turns out, and it is a history that goes back to the origins of AI.

By Molly Wright Steenson, April 2018

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Do digital computers dream?

DEPARTMENT: Back

Do digital computers dream?

By Vasileios Kalantzis, April 2018

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Lots of parts, lots of formats, lots of headache

SECTION: Features

Lots of parts, lots of formats, lots of headache

After three decades of digitally fabricating the world's wildest architecture, Zahner's R&D team discuss trials, tribulations, and a path to personalized production.

By James Coleman, Craig Long, Andrew Manto, Trygve Wastvedt, April 2016

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Island three revisited: O'Neill cylinders and digital materials

Island three revisited: O'Neill cylinders and digital materials

Huge, habitable structures in space are a staple of science fiction, but digital materials could make them a reality.

By Daniel Cellucci, Kenneth C. Cheung, April 2016

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Design Informatics Lab<br />Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

DEPARTMENT: Labz

Design Informatics Lab
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

By Feras Alsaggaf, Javier Villarroel, Billy Wong, April 2016

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