The Boat-House Visual Blending Experiment



The main subject of this paper is to describe an
experiment of blending two domains using our
previous work, Blender (Pereira and Cardoso,
2001), a computational attempt to model
Fauconnier and Turner?s (98) Conceptual
Blending. In this experiment, we visualize the
resulting instances using a logo-like language,
allowing us to produce visual blends. We
discuss the results and suggest further


Creative Systems


ECAI 2002, August 2002

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Year 2013 : 1 citations

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Year 2004 : 2 citations

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