Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2018

304 Pages

9 × 6.5 inches

ISBN: 9781474420570

Bookseller Code (06)

Architectural Materialisms

Nonhuman Creativity

First Edition

Edited by Maria Voyatzaki

Published by Edinburgh University Press

New Materialisms

  • Examines how contemporary materialist philosophies affect the theory and practice of architecture
  • Addresses the consequences of the strong impact of information technology and computation on the conception on matter and on the processes through which it can be modelled and tested
  • The interdisciplinary approach allows architecture, philosophy, materials sciences, humanities and media theory to cross their disciplinary boundaries to offer more profound insights into contemporary architecture
  • Contributors include Manuel DeLanda, Vera Bühlmann, Lars Spuybroek, Jussi Parikka and Pia Ednie-Brown

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