Autopoiesis + extended cognition + nature = can buildings think?

Abstract

To incorporate metabolic, bioremedial functions into the performance of buildings and to balance generative architecture's dominant focus on computational programming and digital fabrication, this text first discusses hybridizing Maturana and Varela's biological theory of autopoiesis with Andy Clark's hypothesis of extended cognition. Doing so establishes a… (More)
DOI: 10.4161/19420889.2014.994373

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