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Artificial Life


Artificial Life is the official journal of the International Society for Artificial Life (ISAL). Each issue features international research that spans the hierarchy of biological organization, including studies of the origin of life, self-assembly, growth and development, evolutionary and ecological dynamics, animal and robot behavior, social organization, and cultural evolution.

Table of Contents

Vol. 21, Issue 3 - Summer 2015


Artificial Life Art, Creativity, and Techno-hybridization (editor's introduction)
pp. 261-270
Abstract | PDF (351.29 KB)
Emergence, Agency, and Interaction—Notes from the Field
pp. 271-284
Abstract | PDF (488.42 KB)
The Life of the Mimetic Starfish, 2000–2012
pp. 285-288
Abstract | PDF (319.06 KB)
You Pretty Little Flocker: Exploring the Aesthetic State Space of Creative Ecosystems
pp. 289-292
Abstract | PDF (390.82 KB)
Ant- and Ant-Colony-Inspired ALife Visual Art
pp. 293-306
Abstract | PDF (1.46 MB)
Accretor : Generative Materiality in the Work of Driessens and Verstappen
pp. 307-312
Abstract | PDF (617.34 KB)
Living Poetry
pp. 313-319
Abstract | PDF (301.1 KB)
On Writing and Reading Artistic Computational Ecosystems
pp. 320-331
Abstract | PDF (618.57 KB)
Performative Apparatus and Diffractive Practices: An Account of Artificial Life Art
pp. 332-343
Abstract | PDF (137.36 KB)
Theater and ALife Art: Modeling Open and Closed Systems
pp. 344-353
Abstract | PDF (1.34 MB)
Creativity and ALife
pp. 354-365
Abstract | PDF (126.88 KB)
Computational Social Creativity
pp. 366-378
Abstract | PDF (137.85 KB)
Studying Collective Human Decision Making and Creativity with Evolutionary Computation
pp. 379-393
Abstract | PDF (1.23 MB)