The concept of auto-poiesis stems from the need to give
a definition of living system that is disconnected from functional specifications and characteristics, such as mobility, the ability to reproduce, the metabolism, but instead, based solely on the
system as such. This definition, therefore, is particularly suitable for verifying the applicability of the attribute of living – in systems not immediately and intuitively classifiable as such, like, for example, artificial life (ARTIFICIAL LIFE).
The composer has built an autopoietic compositional system that tend to emphasize certain gesture and to try to manipulate them, producing new combinatorial possibilities
Gestures are not random but algorithmically controlled. Piano gestures are matched together with video animation