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Architectural Materialisms: Nonhuman Creativity

Maria Voyatzaki

Abstract

This book gathers 14 voices from a diverse group of architects, designers, performing artists, film makers, media theorists, philosophers, mathematicians and programmers. By transversally crossing disciplinary boundaries, new and profound insights into contemporary thinking and creating architecture emerge. The book is at the forefront of the current contemplation on matter and its significance for and within architecture. The premise is that matter in posthuman times has to be rethought in the rich and multifaceted context of contemporary computational architecture, and in the systemic and ec ... More

Keywords: Materiality, creativity, architecture, nonhuman, posthuman, speculative design, politics, aesthetics, machines

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9781474420570
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474420570.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Maria Voyatzaki, editor
University of Thessaloniki

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