Here are the terms and ideas that were discussed in yesterday’s recap session.
Benjamin, Adorno, Kittler
Aura, Perception, Reproduction, Marxism, Politics, Aesthetics, Temporality and Memory
Extensions, Distance, Mediation, Addition, Prosthesis, Hot and Cool, Active and Passive Engagement. Subjective Engagement, Imagination, Interpretation, Information Flows,
Technology as Extension:
Writing Pad – Memory (Unconscious)
Archives, Data Collection.
Meaning / Cultural Importance of Archives.
Power, who owns the archive?
What is an Archive? A place to store Information-Substrate.
Contextual relevance of data.
Archiving grants status.
De Certeau, Debord, Gibson, Norman, Saussure, Barthes (Lefebvre)
Call to Action
Design Inviting Reading / Potentials for Alternative Reading.
Perception of Objects.
Use/Reading as Given or Imposed.
Signifiers Vs Affordances
Spectacle, Practice of Urban Space,
(The Situationists and The City, Verso).
Deleuze, DeLanda, Massumi
Actual and Virtual
Current, Present, Time
Difference or Distinction between Virtual and Actual.
Virtual as non-representational.
Virtual: Infinite possibility, difference, change, potential.
Weather Systems. Meteorology.
Citation Style Guide.