4.540 Introduction to Shape Grammars I


Class Info

An in-depth introduction to shape grammars and their applications in architecture and related areas of design. Shapes in the algebras Ui j, in the algebras Vi j and Wi j incorporating labels and weights, and in algebras formed as composites of these. Rules and computations, shape and structure, designs.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.540 will be offered this semester (Fall 2019). It is instructed by G. Stiny.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM on Mondays in 1-132.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

You can find more information at the Introduction to Shape Grammars I site.

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