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Ecologies

Mark Dion

Ecologies

by Mark Dion

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Published by David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature (Aesthetics) -- Exhibitions.,
  • Installations (Art) -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMark Dion, Peter Fend, Dan Peterman.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsFend, Peter., Peterman, Dan, 1960-, David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22051964M
    ISBN 100935573321

      Mind Ecologies is wide-ranging and timely both as a contribution to today's philosophy of cognitive science and as a reminder of historical antecedents. This work will amplify and improve upon recent attempts to show that pragmatism and phenomenological philosophy are relevant to today’s sciences of the mind. Countermapping the geospatial footprint of the U.S. Department of Defense to reveal the making, unmaking, and remaking of a vast military-logistical landscape. This book is not about war, nor is it a history of war. Avoiding the shock and awe of wartime images, it explores the contemporary spatial configurations of power camouflaged in the infrastructures, environments, and scales of .

    The values of those environmentally conscious, determined women in Alicia Carroll’s engaging New Women Ecologies are uncannily familiar—green ecology, biodiversity, interconnectedness of people, plants, air, and water, independence from imported goods and (male) corporate structures. However, our own moment has had to rediscover those values as Carroll allows us . A "dirty materialist" ride through the media cultures of pirate radio, photography, the Internet, media art, cultural evolution, and surveillance. In Media Ecologies, Matthew Fuller asks what happens when media systems interact. Complex objects such as media systems—understood here as processes, or elements in a composition as much as "things"—have become .

    Among his many books are A Critic Writes (California, ) and Theory and Design in the First Machine Age (). Anthony Vidler is Professor and Chair of Art History at the University of California, Los Angeles. His most recent book is Warped Space: Art, Architecture, and Anxiety in Modern Culture ().4/5(1).   Reyner Banham examined the built environment of Los Angeles in a way no architectural historian before him had done, looking with fresh eyes at its manifestations of popular taste and industrial ingenuity, as well as its more traditional modes of residential and commercial building. His construct of four ecologies examined the ways Angelenos relate to .


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Turning to contemporary works by both well. Three Cultural Ecologies reverses common conceptions of modern architecture. It reveals how selected works of two modern architects, Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright, embraced environmental and cultural conditions as reciprocal and complementary.

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