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Abstract Space: Beneath the Media Surface

ABSTRACT SPACE: BENEATH THE MEDIA SURFACE

by: Tierney, Therese
Format: Hardcover

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Product Description This visually stunning, conceptually rich and imaginative book investigates the cultural connection between new media and architectural imaging. Through a range of material, from theoretical texts to experimental design projects, Tierney explores notions of what the architectural image means today. Within the book's visually imaginative design framework, Abstract Space engages discourses from architecture, visual and cultural studies to computer science and communications technology to present an in-depth multi-media case study. Tracing a provisional history of the topic, the book also lends a provocative and multivalent understanding to the complex relations affecting the architectural image today. About the Author Therese Tierney is a doctoral scholar at the University of California Berkeley where she is a Malcolm Reynolds Fellow. She has worked as a practicing architect in San Francisco and has held teaching positions at the University of California Berkeley and California College of the Arts.

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Product Code: 9780415415101
ISBN: 0415415101
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication Date: 2007-05-09
Number of Pages: 198 pages
Languages: english
Edition: 1st
Dimension: 8.19 x 0.71 x 8.27 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.41 pounds