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Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media

Loc Tallon - 2008 - Business & Economics - No preview available
The biggest trend in museum exhibit design today is the creative incorporation of technology. Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media explores the potential of mobile technologies (cell phones, digital ...

The Architecture of Image: Existential Space in Cinema

Juhani Pallasmaa - 2001 - Architecture - No preview available
This book explores the shared experiential ground of cinema, art, and architecture. Pallasmaa carefully examines how the classic directors Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick, Michelangelo Antonioni, and Andrei Tarkovsky used architectural imagery ...

Walter Benjamin: The Colour of Experience

Howard Caygill - 1998 - Biography & Autobiography - No preview available
This book analyses the development of Benjamin's concept of experience in his early writings showing that it emerges from an engagement with visual experience, and in particular the experience of colour.

Illuminations

Walter Benjamin, Hannah Arendt - 1968 - Biography & Autobiography - Snippet view
Walter Benjamin was one of the most original cultural critics of the twentieth century. Illuminations includes his views on Kafka, with whom he felt a close personal affinity; his studies on Baudelaire and Proust; and his essays on Leskov and on ...

Orality and Literacy: The Technologizing of the Word

Walter J. Ong - 1982 - Language and culture - No preview available
'Professor Ong has managed to synthesize an incredible amount of thought and at the same time has carried some of his earlier ideas still further. Orality and Literacyshould become a classic. It is eminently assignable for undergraduate courses ...

The Dialectics of Seeing: Walter Benjamin and the Arcades Project

Susan Buck-Morss - 1991 - Philosophy - Limited preview
An English reconstruction and analysis of Benjamin's Passagen-Werk.

Language of Vision

Gyorgy Kepes - 1995 - Art - Limited preview
Noted painter, designer, and theoretician analyzes effect of visual language on structure of human consciousness: perception of line and form, perspective, much more. Over 300 photos, drawings, and illustrations.

Abstracting Craft: The Practiced Digital Hand

Malcolm McCullough - 1998 - Crafts & Hobbies - Limited preview
In this investigation of the possibility of craft in the digital realm, the author discusses the emergence of computation as a medium, rather than just a set of tools, suggesting a growing correspondence between digital work and traditional craft.

Gramophone, Film, Typewriter

Friedrich A. Kittler - 1999 - Language Arts & Disciplines - Limited preview
On history of communication

Seeing Through Illusions

Richard Langton Gregory - 2009 - Medical - No preview available
It looks so easy. Open your eyes, and immediately there is a world of objects in glorious Technicolour. It takes no time or effort - perception just happens. Or does it? As this book discusses, the more that has been discovered about the senses ...