Special Issue: Understanding, representing, and reasoning about style

  title={Special Issue: Understanding, representing, and reasoning about style},
  author={Claudia M. Eckert and Ellen Yi-Luen Do},
  journal={Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing},
  pages={163 - 165}
  • C. Eckert, E. Do
  • Published 1 June 2006
  • Art
  • Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing
Style is a word that people think they understand. Most people recognize artifacts like buildings and clothes as being exemplars of particular styles, and they know words like Rococo and Art Deco as names for styles. They can recognize stylistic similarities not only in one sort of artifact but also across wide ranges of different things, such as buildings, furniture, artworks, clothes, music, and even manners. However, “style” is a slippery notion: the word has been used in a variety of senses… 

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