Best paper award. International Symposium on Non-Photorealistic Animation and Rendering (NPAR)
XRCE researchers Naila Murray, Luca Marchesotti, Florent Perronnin and XRCW researcher Sandra Skaff received the Best Theory Paper Award for their paper titled “Towards Automatic Concept Transfer” at the International Symposium on Non-Photorealistic Animation and Rendering. The symposium was held in conjunction with ACM SIGGRAPH in Vancouver, Canada in August 2011. The paper describes an approach to transfer concepts through their corresponding color combinations to images. Concepts can be emotion, stylistic, or aesthetic.