Presentation of the paper “Thonet chair design grammar: a step towards the mass customization of furniture ” at the CAAD Futures Conference. Authors: Mário Barros, José Pinto Duarte and B.M. Chaparro.
The paper describes the first stage of the research which is concerned with the development and implementation of a grammar-based design system for Thonet chairs. The shape grammar was converted into a parametric design model to enable its implementation in CATIA.
University of Liège, 6 July.