Reading List

Systemic Architecture - Operating Manual for the Self-Organizing City by Claudia Pasquero, Marco Poletto _ Routledge

Atlas of Novel Tectonics by Reiser+Umemoto _ Princeton Architectural Press

A thousand years of nonlinear history by Manuel De Landa _ Swerve

Deleuze&Guattari for Architects by Andrew Ballantyne _ Routledge

The three ecologies by Felix Guattari _ Routledge

Walkscapes: walking as an aesthethic practice by Francesco Careri _ GG

Le jardin planétaire – Il giardiniere planetario by Gilles Clement _ 22publishing

Weak and Diffuse Modernity by Andrea Branzi _ Skira

Occupying and Connecting by Frei Otto _ Menges

The World Dubai Marine Life incubators by INTER10 _ ecoLogicStudio Publishing

The Architectural Relevance of Gordon Pask by Usman Haque, in 4d Social - Interactive Design Environments _ AD





Rhino 3D is a  NURBS-based 3-D modeling tool. The software is commonly used for industrial design, architecture, marine design, jewelry design, automotive design, CAD / CAM, rapid prototyping, reverse engineering as well as the multimedia and graphic design industries

Grasshopper Grasshopper is a graphical algorithm editor tightly integrated with Rhino's 3-D modeling tools

Processing Processing is an open source programming language and environment for people who want to create images, animations, and interactions.




a few exercises to get started with Grasshopper by Algorithmic Design Workshops:

01 _ Image Sampler [Grasshopper] _ a definition to extract and process information from images