publications

Books

Spallazzo, D., & Mariani, I. (2018). Location-Based Mobile Games: Design Perspective. Springer International Publishing. ISBN 978-3-319-75255-6 | More info | See it on Springer 

Spallazzo, D. (2012). Mobile technologies and cultural heritage. Towards a design approach. Saarbrucken: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing. ISBN-978-3-659-12823-3 | More info | See it on Amazon

Spallazzo, D. (2012). Sociality and meaning making in cultural heritage field. Designing the mobile experience (Ph.D. Thesis). Politecnico di Milano | See the description | Download it (26 Mb)

Journal Articles

Mariani, I., Spallazzo, D. (2016). Empowering Games. Meaning making by designing and playing location based mobile games. Interaction Design and Architecture(s) Journal. ISSN-1826-9745 | Read the article

Spallazzo, D. (2013). Musei, fruizione culturale e tecnologie. Luoghi, persone, storie. Storicamente n° 18 – 9-2013. ISSN-1825-411X | Read the article | Download the article

Toth, A., Spallazzo, D. (2013). Historical-virtual reconstruction of an Italian Garden. Imagining the past of Villa lo Zerbino. PLANUM (pp. 1- 10), 2; ISSN-1723-0993 | Read the article

Spallazzo, D. (2012). Il turista è mobile. RdT – La Rivista del Turismo. Centro studi Touring Club Italiano, 1, 2012. ISSN-1972-1390 | Read the article

Ceconello, M., & Spallazzo, D. (2011). Valorizing design culture through digital technologies. REDIGE, 2 (2), 44-63. ISSN-2179-1619 | Read the article

Book Chapters

Spallazzo, D. (2016). Strategies to engage visitors through mobile technologies: considerations from the experimental action. In Capurro, R. & Lupo, E. (Eds.) Designing Multivocal Museums. Intercultural Practices at Museo Diocesano, Milano. Milano: Politecnico di Milano. ISBN-978-88-941674-0-5 | Download it | Read the book

Spallazzo, D. (2015). Mobile technology per le istituzioni culturali, design e bricolage. In Gambaro, P. & Vannicola, C. (Eds.) Design & Open Source for Cultural Heritage. Firenze: Alinea. ISBN-978-88-6055-840-4 |  Download it

Capurro, R., Chiesa, S., Lupo, E., Spallazzo, D., Trocchianesi, R. (2014). Rethinking religion representation as transcultural experience in museums. The on-site experimental action at Museo Diocesano di Milano. In Basso Peressut, L., Colombo, C. and Postiglione, G. (eds.) Museum Multiplicities: Field Actions and Research by Design. Milan: Politecnico di Milano. ISBN-978-88-95194-43-1 | Download it

Lupo, E., Parrino, L., Radice, S., Spallazzo, D., Trocchianesi, R. (2014). Migrations and multiculturalism: a design approach for cultural institutions. In P. Innocenti (ed.) Migrating Heritage. Experiences of Cultural Networks and Cultural Dialogue in Europe. London: Ashgate (pp. 65- 77). ISBN-9781472422811 | See on Amazon

Spallazzo, D. (2013). Tecnologie mobile per l’apprendimento culturale. Nuove opportunità e possibili approcci. In Irace, F. (Ed.) Design & Cultural Heritage. Immateriale Virtuale Interattivo. Milano: Electa. ISBN-978-88-370-9752-3 |  Download it

Spallazzo, D. (2012). Case studies. In Allen, J. and Lupo E. (Eds.) Representing museum technologies. Milano: Politecnico di Milano. ISBN-978-88-95194-28-8 | Read the book on ISSUU | Download it

Conference Proceedings

Parisi, S., Spallazzo, D., Ferraro, V., Ferrara, M., Ceconello, M. A., Garcia, C. A., Rognoli, V. (2018). Mapping ICS Materials: Interactive, Connected, and Smart Materials. In Intelligent Human Systems Integration (pp. 739–744). Springer, Cham. | Read the paper 

Spallazzo, D., Mariani, I. (2017). LBMGs and Boundary Objects. Negotiation of Meaning between Real and Unreal (pp. 645–659). Presented at the 6th STS Italia Conference, Sociotechnical Environments, STS Italia Publishing. ISBN 9788894062519 | Read the paper 

Duranti, D., Spallazzo, D., Trocchianesi, R. (2017). Tangible interaction and cultural heritage. An analysis of the agency of smart objects and gesture-based systems. (pp. 617–630). Presented at the Sociotechnical Environments, Sts Italia Publishing. ISBN 9788894062519 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., Spallazzo, D. (2017). Designing digital encounters and their agency on users. A case study (pp. 577–590). Presented at the Sociotechnical Environments, Sts Italia Publishing. ISBN 9788894062519 | Read the paper

Mariani, I., Spallazzo, D. (2017). Interactive Players. LBMGs from a Design Perspective. In CEUR WORKSHOP PROCEEDINGS. CHItaly 2017. | Read the paper

Stojanovic, B., Spallazzo, D., Trocchianesi, R. (2017). Boosting the consciousness of the public concerning the post-war architecture in the urban city envelope (pp. 1273–1278). Presented at the VIII Congresso AISU-The City, the Travel, the Tourism Perception, Production and Processing, CIRICE.

Spallazzo, D., Ceconello, M. (2017). Enacting the Genius Loci of the Place Through a Digital Storyteller. Reflections from an Interactive Exhibit. In G. Amoruso (Ed.), Putting Tradition into Practice: Heritage, Place and Design (Vol. 3, pp. 618–625). Cham: Springer International Publishing. ISBN 978-3-319-57936-8 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., Spallazzo, D. (2017). Exploring the City. Valorisation of Culture Through Situated and Informal Learning. In G. Amoruso (Ed.), Putting Tradition into Practice: Heritage, Place and Design (Vol. 3, pp. 579–586). Cham: Springer International Publishing. ISBN 978-3-319-57936-8 | Read the paper

Stojanovic, B., Spallazzo, D., & Trocchianesi, R. (2017). Valorisation Experience Process for Raising Awareness of the Eastern Modernist Architecture Towards Layperson Audience. In G. Amoruso (Ed.), Putting Tradition into Practice: Heritage, Place and Design (Vol. 3, pp. 285–291). Cham: Springer International Publishing. ISBN 978-3-319-57936-8 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M. & Spallazzo, D. (2016). Vis-à-vis with Leonardo. Designing digital encounters. In GCH2016 – Eurographics Workshop on Graphics and Cultural Heritage. Genova. ISBN-978-3-03868-011-6 | Read the paper

Duranti, D., Spallazzo, D. & Trocchianesi, R. (2016). Tangible interaction in museums and temporary exhibitions: embedding and embodying the intangible values of cultural heritage. In 6th International Forum of Design as a Process Systems & Design: Beyond Processes and Thinking. Valencia. ISBN 978-84-9048-440-1 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., Spagnoli, A., Spallazzo, D. & Tolino, U. (2015). Playing Design. Mobile serious games to valorize design culture in the urban space. In Digital Heritage 2015. IEEE Computer Society. Granada. ISBN 9781509000487 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., Spagnoli, A., Spallazzo, D. & Tolino, U. (2015). Play Design! Designing games to teach designIn Senses&Sensibility 2015. ISBN 9789898473189  | Read the paper

Ceconello, M. & Spallazzo, D. (2015). Design Tales. Mobile technologies supporting informal learning in the urban spaceIn DIDAMATICA 2015. ISBN 9788898091386 Read the paper

Spallazzo, D. (2014). Mobile technologies and cultural institutions: a design perspective. In Museums and the Web 2014, N. Proctor & R. Cherry (eds). Silver Spring, MD: Museums and the Web. | Read the paper

Chiesa, S. & Spallazzo, D. (2014). Strategies for connecting religious cultural heritage. The role of technologies in an on field experimental action of Museo Diocesano, MilanIn Museums and the Web 2014, N. Proctor & R. Cherry (eds). Silver Spring, MD: Museums and the Web. | Read the paper

Capurro, R., Chiesa, S., Lupo, E., Spallazzo, D., Trocchianesi, R. (2013). Technologies for supporting inter-religious and inter-cultural dialogue at religious museums: the on-field experimental action of Museo Diocesano, Milano. In: Nodem 2013 International Conference on Design and Digital Heritage. Stockholm, Interactive Institute Swedish ICT (pp. 161- 165). ISBN-9789185960231. | Read the paper

Toth, A., Spallazzo, D.,Ceconello, M. (2013). Imagining the past of an Italian garden. A historical-virtual reconstruction of Villa lo Zerbino. In: Digital Heritage 2013. IEEE Computer Society, (pp. 341- 344). ISBN- 9781479931705. | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., Spallazzo, D., Lopane, A. (2013). Technological innovation and process innovation to support the restoration of classic cars. In MO.DI.PHY. Innovation in design languages and project procedures. Santarcangelo di Romagna: Maggioli Editore (pp. 278- 287). ISBN-9788838762741. | Read the paper

Spallazzo, D. (2012). Cultural Heritage and Mobile Technologies. Towards a design framework. VSMM2012. Virtual Systems in the Information Society, IEEE. ISBN-978-1-4673-2565-3 | See it on IEEE Xplore

Spallazzo, D. (2011). Visitors, Cultural Heritage and Locative Media.Toward a New Aesthetics of Relations. DPPI2011. Designing Pleasurable Products and Interfaces, ACM. ISBN-978-88-6493-009-1 | Read the pre-print

Spallazzo, D., Ceconello, M., & Lenz, R. (2011). Walking, Learning, Enjoying. Mobile Technology on the Trail of Design Masterpieces. In M. Dellepiane, F. Niccolucci, S. Pena Serna, H. Rushmeier, & L. Van Gool (Eds.), Vast 2011. 12th international symposium on virtual reality, archaeology and cultural heritage. Eurographic Association. ISBN-978-3-905673-86-9 | Read the pre-print

Ceconello, M., & Spallazzo, D. (2010). Valorisation of the Design Process. Digitisation as a Means of Conservation and Knowledge. In M. Ioannides, D. Fellner, A. Georgopulos, & D. Hadjimitsis (Editors), Euromed 2010. Digital heritage (p. 41-46). Budapest: Archaeolingua. ISBN-978-963-9911-16-1 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., & Spallazzo, D. (2010). Virtual city, virtual landscape. Enhanced tool for design and planning. Apega2010. Alicante. ISBN-978-84-268-1528-6 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., & Spallazzo, D. (2010). Realtà virtuale per la valorizzazione di ville e giardini storici. Il caso di Villa Arconati. In G. Las Casas, P. Pontrandolfi, & B. Murgante (Eds.), INPUT2010 (Vol. 3, pp. 39–47). Melfi: Libria. | Read the pre-print

Ceconello, M., & Spallazzo, D. (2010). Virtual Reality for the Exploitation of Houses and Historical Gardens. The Example of Villa Arconati. In A. Artusi, M. Joly, G. Lucet, D. Pitzalis, & A. Ribes (Editors), Vast 2010. 11th International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaelogy, and Cultural Heritage (p. 37-40). Eurographic Association. ISBN-978-3-905673-76-0 | Read the pre-print

Ceconello, M., Bortolotto, S., Spallazzo, D., & Bertoldi, M. (2010). Urban conservation and colour project: virtual reality supporting tradition for the protection of historic center of Lomello. In P. Zennaro (Editors), Colour & Light in Architecture (p. 115-121). Verona: Knemesi. ISBN-978-88-96370-04-9 | Read the paper

Spallazzo, D., Spagnoli, A. & Trocchianesi, R.,(2009). Il museo come organismo sensibile. Tecnologie, linguaggi, fruizione verso una trasformazione design-oriented. AICA2009. Roma. ISBN-88-901620-8-2 | Read the paper

Ceconello, M., & Spallazzo, D. (2008). Virtual Reality for Enhanced Urban Design. 5th INTUITION International Conference. Torino. ISBN-978-960-89028-7-9 | Read the paper