The relationship between complex form and manufacturing efficiency is increasingly important in light of the remarkable development of digital manufacturing techniques. Algorithmic modelling has assumed a central role as it is able to satisfy both aesthetic and production needs.

Michele Calvano, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Scienze del Patrimonio Culturale;
Matteo Flavio Mancini, Università degli Studi di Roma Tre – Dipartimento di Architettura;

e-mail: michele.calvano@ispc.cnr.it; matteoflavio.mancini@uniroma3.it