Archive for the “Complexity” Category


Monday, May 26th, 2008

Reviewing the book “Shaping Things“, written by Bruce Sterling, John… more

Designer & the Elastic Mind: an interview with Paola Antonelli (and the relation between scale and complexity)

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

Quoting from Paola Antonelli interiew: What has changed in scale… more

Biomapping Cities

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Christian Nold thinks we should pay more attention to how… more


Monday, January 14th, 2008

Glassbooth helps American citizens in choosing the presidential candidate that… more

Hans Rosling: Debunking third-world myths

Monday, January 14th, 2008

The graphic design can be much better, but this talk… more

Density: a brief definition

Friday, January 11th, 2008

After four years, the time is ripe to reveal the… more

IASDR07 Paper

Sunday, December 16th, 2007


During the last thirty years the level of interest in Complexity Science has been constantly increasing. Combining the opportunity offered by the findings of the Complexity Science with the framework of the multi-disciplinary debate on the meaning and use of diagrams, we propose a design methodology to help designers support their interventions in complex environments.

Project progress report 02 Diagramming

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007

Second step done!
The groups on the basis of an analytic process have made their diagram, a map.
These artifact should become a plataform to act whitin the complexity of the system whit a design intervention.

Boiling Ocean

Tuesday, November 6th, 2007

Boiling Ocean, originally uploaded by densitydesign.

The map shows both ocean actual situations and an hypotetic future development according to the issues discussed by oceanographer Vincenzo Artale in his essay.

Project progress report 01 Complexity science approach

Monday, November 5th, 2007

The first step of Density Design Lab. has been accomplished!… more