Alex Chinneck-21974 copy

Some references after tutorials today…

For Cris (the tourist map presentation I mentioned today that you could appropriate for your postcard drawings): https://vimeo.com/29239462

For Dave (The Ingot by Jack Self, a project that manifests intangible factors like time, space and money to create low-cost housing – could be an interesting reference for you): http://www.jackself.com/ingot#hide1

For Anoovab/Catherine (lecture video by Alex Chinneck – building the unbuildable/ material change): http://www.aaschool.ac.uk//VIDEO/lecture.php?ID=3355

For Elyssa (Flash Boys – a book about the lengths traders will go to to get a speed advantage): http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/banksandfinance/10736960/High-frequency-trading-when-milliseconds-mean-millions.html

For Solaf (an interesting exhibition on the Freedom of Speech by Forensic Architecture): http://www.forensic-architecture.org/exhibition/freedom-speech/
and a New York based competition on the same topic! http://designingforfreespeech.org/details/

For Bert (a critique of smart cities in the Guardian): http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2014/dec/17/truth-smart-city-destroy-democracy-urban-thinkers-buzzphrase

For Dale (an analysis of a film by Chantal Akerman that shows three days in the film simultaneously to reveal “visual patterns and temporal rhythms’): https://vimeo.com/96852873

For Inez (an interesting article about plastic as a Modern Material from the met): http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/mome/hd_mome.htm

and some diagrams one of my students last year made about plastics in the context of material evolution:

Excerpt from Emily Hayden's TS submission
Excerpt from Emily Hayden’s TS submission

 

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