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2006-07-23

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Entry: Combustion
Focus: Fire and Memory: On Architecture and Energy



Drawing on theories from a range of disciplines, Galiano recontructs the movement from cold to warm architecture, from building a fire to building a building with and for fire. Emphasing the importance of a sense of touch, this book reintroduces the role of energy to architectural debate.
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http://mitpress.mit.edu/catalog/item/default.asp?ttype=2&tid=3702

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Entry: Interaction
Focus: Ars Electronica: Hybrid - Living in Paradox



Ars Electronica, the world-renowned festival of art and technology, here issues its annual festival report from Linz, Austria. Essays consider the theoretical positions of participating artists and scholars, and the catalogue's thorough illustrations offer a survey of various art projects presented at the gathering, to create a complete survey of current developments.
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http://www.hatjecantz.de/