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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 110–129.
Published: 01 March 2016
... success by fashion designers and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) who try to convince them to work ever harder in the name of empowerment. But the women laugh at luxury goods, designers, and middle-class activists and, instead, insist on an antiwork ethic and a valorization of leisure—on wasting time...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 63–77.
Published: 01 March 2018
...George E. Marcus Personal design of one’s emplacement in the world has been a luxury of elite as well as achieved middle-class privilege and wealth. Such enclosure leaks especially on its visual horizons and is explored by mimetic relation to difference, defining eccentricities and contradictions...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 225–243.
Published: 01 July 2018
... only between artists, but also among a wide range of cross-disciplinary groupings of designers, scientists, engineers, scholars, and others. The push for collaboration in the arts is part of a recalibration of the meaning of “research” as it is understood by arts practitioners, and among the legacies...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 70–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Malcolm Miles Metabolism was an important Japanese movement in architecture in the postwar period, drawing on both international modernism and elements of Japanese vernacular building. Like international modernism, Metabolism addressed both building design and urban planning; it used new...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 83–97.
Published: 01 March 2016
... bring into focus the traditional alliance between the luxury trades and new technology, the article will then explore the cultural, economic, and aesthetic similarities between the current “gilded age” of luxury consumption and the art nouveau designers and clientele of the belle epoque and ask whether...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 29–48.
Published: 01 March 2006
... – that reveal the attitudes and characteristics they ascribed to the village and its conceptual opposite, the city. The key innovations came from Albert Mayer, a New York real-estate developer who designed the modernist city of Chandigarh and India's village reconstruction scheme. Mayer's ideas persist...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 389–403.
Published: 01 November 2014
... opportunity for queuers to be monetized. The intellectual origins of these queuing systems in cybernetics theory are considered here, and the economics of queue-jumping are addressed. A case study examines Stansted Airport in London, designed by the well-known architectural firm Foster Associates and...
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Published: 01 March 2013
Figure 4   Claudia Hart, Ophelia , 2008. Single-channel animation,10-minute 3D-animated loop, high-definition animation video-object or large-scale projected installation. Sound design by Claudia Hart. Courtesy the artist and bitforms gallery, New York Figure 4 . Claudia Hart, Ophelia, 2008 More
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Published: 01 July 2015
Figures 4–6 Installation views, The Enclave , 2012–13. 16 mm infrared film transferred to HD video. 39 minutes, 25 seconds. Produced in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Director and producer, Richard Mosse; cinematographer and editor, Trevor Tweeten; composer and sound designer, Ben Frost More
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 415–419.
Published: 01 November 2014
... designers understand the current technological application culture. An earlier version was available much earlier online and is now published in printed form in Bloomsbury’s International Texts in Critical Media Aesthetics series. As a nod toward material and media history, the book borrows its name from...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 111–124.
Published: 01 March 2010
... “affordable kitchenware” ( Burroughs 2009: 10 ). This embedded layering of lifestyle connotations is reinforced through other promotional media forms with which Oliver is associated. Similarly, designer Linda Barker features in magazine advertisements and the website for DFS furniture stores proclaiming...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 256–258.
Published: 01 July 2019
... material evidence of these unique inventions, Jungnickel sets about tracing the lives of six women inventors and remaking a collection of their designs using the highly detailed descriptions and step-by-step instructions contained in their patents. In part 3, feminist theory frames the critical analyses of...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 March 2018
... explored color and form as they changed under different environmental conditions. Appropriated images of ecstasy pills, which revealed the designing and branding of illegal drugs, became part of the mix in 2007. Figure 1 L.Y.M. #1–151 , photo-based collage, acrylic, resin on wood, 84.5 × 66 in...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 2018
...). Here Geomedia appears to align with the work of Federica Timeto and Richard Coyne, who have also analyzed art and design interventions to question agency and relations within informational, spatial, and social environments. Unfortunately, within the book’s confines, this relational and performative...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 389–391.
Published: 01 November 2010
... for a new attitude toward our environment that leaves aside the lords and masters of nature ethos to instead favor a conception of ourselves as “atmosphere designers and climate guardians” (p. 89). Sloterdijk traces this shift to “atmosphere designers” back to a greater consciousness of our...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 381–392.
Published: 01 November 2007
..., California. I still have my copy of Mao’s “Little Red Book,” given to me at the local film co-op by some creepy, stringy man who distributed them like candy to all the young girls. As a painter, graphic designer and all-around purveyor of agitprop, I know full well that the best way to connect with a...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 86–94.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Figure 4   Claudia Hart, Ophelia , 2008. Single-channel animation,10-minute 3D-animated loop, high-definition animation video-object or large-scale projected installation. Sound design by Claudia Hart. Courtesy the artist and bitforms gallery, New York Figure 4 . Claudia Hart, Ophelia, 2008...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 279–292.
Published: 01 November 2016
... technology on a planetary scale; it could be said to function as nothing less than a modern “design brief” ( Bratton 2016) for how the earth has been reformed and, as many would argue, catastrophically pushed to a point of no return when it comes to the amount of toxic content in the air and soil, to global...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 51–54.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., particularly in this special section, regarding political structures and cultural hierarchies, such as precious metals, elites, play, and gender (see also, for instance, Featherstone 2016) . A consequence of this approach is that the luxury products studied are not just those designated and praised by the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 July 2016
... various authors examine the relationship between the sensible and the visible: how the sensible can be marshaled into modes of political agency in processes of representation and testimony through technologies of design and the media; the role of materiality in influencing these processes; and the limits...