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Algorithmicity, Islamic Art, and Virtual Philosophy: Thoughts on Laura Marks’ ‘Enfoldment and Infinity’ « NetworkologiesOne of the most incredible works of architecture I've ever seen: The Hall of the Two Sisters in the Alhambra, Granada. The dome is composed of a multitude of tiny, pixel-like cells known as muquarna. “The universe is not dualistic, but folded, so spirit is separated from matter only by degree” - Laura Marks, Enfoldment and Infinity: An Islamic Genealogy of New Media Art (2010, p. 271). As someone deeply invested in using networks to understand a wide range of phenomenon, I was thrilled to see Laura Marks’ new book Enfoldment and Infinity: An Islamic Genealogy of New Media Art. But I had little sense of just how amazing this book was going to be. I can’t recommend it highly enough.
The images within post are from various art installations and projects by Debbie Smyth . View more of the artist’s work at her blog . Notes about Smyth (from bio published at New British Artists ): Debbie Smyth graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in Contemporary Textiles in 2008. She has exhibited widely since then, selling her work to the public as well as being commissioned for a number of corporate projects from the New York Times to the Dorchester. Her playful yet sophisticated artworks are created by stretching a network of threads between accurately plotted pins.
Es ist nicht tot, was ewig liegt, bis dass die Zeit den Tod besiegt… 02Nov09 So – nach quasi ewigen Zeiten finde ich mal wieder die Muße einen Eintrag in meinem Blog zu schreiben Das hat mehrere Gründe – erstens, dass ich ziemlich direkt nach meinem Diplom einen festen Job gefunden habe (man hat doch wirklich dann weniger Freizeit ) und zweitens bin ich dann endlich aus dem Studentenwohnheim in eine größere Wohnung gezogen…
10 excellent blogs about industrial design Most of you are probably not industrial designers, as topics on Designer Daily are more often about graphic and web design. Howeve it would be a bad attitude to totally ignore what goes on in the world of industrial design, even if you never do a product design.
Article by Lily I'm a French full time student and a part-time blogger. I like Pondly because it allows me to share what I find on the Internet, for everyone to see. Calabarte is an artist from Poland. He sculpts elaborated patterns on gourds which come from Senegal. When the lamp is switch on, the light amazes us with the fairy atmosphere created.