A Parametric Metamorphosis of Islamic Geometric Patterns: The Extraction of New from Traditional

Apr 06, 2015

A method of exploring geometric patterns in design is presented. The method uses traditional Islamic geometry as a starting point and performs a metamorphosis operation for geometrical creation and exploration of possible variations.

keywords: Parametric Design, Metamorphosis, Patterns Generation, Islamic Geometric Pattern

Mostafa Alani (Clemson University)
Carlos Barrios (Clemson University)
Presented at: 
ARCC 2015 Conference – The FUTURE of Architectural Research (Chicago, IL)
Published & professionally reviewed by: 
Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC)
University of Massachusetts Amherst

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