architect, Phd degree in “Environmental Design”, postDoc, lecturer since 1998, at the moment he teaches Theories of Design and Design Studio at the University “La Sapienza” in Rome

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
Copy & Paste: Design in the Era of Postproduction

Knowledge technologies are building a society where “everybody design”, while giving rise to new approaches sampling and re-elaborating existing products out of the notions of authorship and copyright.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Enabling User Stakeholders: Crowdsourcing in Crowdfunded Design Projects

This paper discusses the convergence of crowdsourcing and reward-based crowdfunding, a process of enabling the collective intelligence of user-stakeholders to influence the design process.

Published online: December 19, 2014

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Meeting Environmental Certification in Design: A Toolkit Facilitating the Process of Eco-Labelling through LCA for Electronic Products

This study clarifies how LCA tools can be used to meet eco-label criteria with the use of a toolkit. Designers need more awareness of their role in meeting eco-label criteria.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Urban Gardening as Disruptive Design Practice

This review will examine literature on material and technological interventions, to position urban gardening as a disruptive design practice, while proposing a more inclusive model of what constitutes design practice.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

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Perception, Meaning, and Design: An Interdisciplinary Exploration of Visual Communication Design Theory

This paper explores the influence of communication theories, from fields such as perception psychology, linguistics, semiotics, communications studies, information theory, and statistics design, on visual communication design.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Questioning the Health and Future of Design

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
Design for Social Innovation in Canada

This book explores a number of areas where design can contribute to face the contemporary transformations in our society with real-life collaborative research and innovation projects.

Book: Electronic

$US15.00

Book: Print

$US40.00