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New Materialism: Science and Technology Meet Art, Craft and Design, 2019/20, Semester 1
Dr Elizabeth Willneff
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

DESN2139  New Materialism: science and technology meet art, craft and design 

Abbott, Edwin A. (1998) Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, New York: London, Penguin

Adams, Barbara and Yelavich, Susan, Eds. (2014) Design as future-making ISBN: 9781472574725 (e-book), Bloomsbury

Adamson, Glenn, (2007) Thinking through craft ISBN: 9781845206475 (pbk.); 9781845206468 (cloth); 1845206460 (cloth); 1845206479 (pbk.), London, Berg

Adamson, Glenn, (2009) The craft reader, London, Berg

Adamson, Glenn, (2013) The invention of craft ISBN: 9780857850669 (pbk.); 9780857850645 (hardback), London, Bloomsbury Academic

Ahmed, Sara, (2004) The cultural politics of emotion ISBN: 0748618473 (pbk.); 0748618465 (hardback), Edinburgh University Press

Antonelli, Paola Ed Design and the elastic mind ISBN: 9780870707322; 0870707329, (2008) The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Antonelli, Paola and Myers, William (2014) Bio design : nature, science, creativity ISBN: 9780500516270; 0500516278, London, Thames and Hudson

Baudrillard, Jean, (1990) Revenge of the crystal: selected writings on the modern object and its destiny. London, Pluto.

Bauman, Zygmunt (2000). Liquid modernity ISBN: 9780745624105 (pbk); 0745624103 (pbk); 074562409X. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press.

Bauman, Zygmunt and Lyon, David, Liquid surveillance [electronic resource] : a conversation ISBN: 0745676375; 9780745676371 (Polity, 2012)

Bennett, Jane (2001) The enchantment of modern life : attachments, crossings, and ethics ISBN: 0691088136 (pbk.); 0691088128 (hbk.), Princeton University Press

Bennett, Jane (2010) Vibrant matter : a political ecology of things , Duke University Press

Bianchini, Samuel (2016) Practicable : from participation to interaction in contemporary art ISBN: 9780262034753, MIT Press

Bishop, Claire (2012) Artificial Hells: Participatory Art and the Politics of Spectatorship, London, Verso

Black, Sandy, (2011) Eco-chic : the fashion paradox ISBN: 9781906155094 (pbk.) : No price; 1906155097 : No price, London, Black Dog Publishing

Bourriaud, Nicolas, (1998) Relational Aesthetics, France, Les Presse Du Reel

Braddock Clarke, Sarah E. and Harris, Jane, (2012) Digital visions for fashion + textiles : made in code ISBN: 9780500516447 (hbk.) : £35.00; 0500516448 (hbk.) : £35.00, London Thames and Hudson

Burton, Johanna, (2017) Public servants : art and the crisis of the common good ISBN: 9780262034814 (hardcover ; alk. paper); 0262034816 (hardcover ; alk. paper), MIT press

Busch, Akiko, (2005) The uncommon life of common objects : essays on design and the everyday Metropolis Books

Chapman, Jonathan (2005) Emotionally durable design : objects, experiences, and empathy, London and Sterling VA, Earthscan.

Chapman, Jonathan (2007) Designers, visionaries and other stories : a collection of essays on sustainable design, London, Earthscan

Classen, Constance, (2013) Ways of sensing : understanding the senses in society ISBN: 9780415697156 (pbk.); 9780415697149 (hbk.), London, Routledge

Corbin, Alain (1996) The Foul and the Fragrant Odor and the French Social Imagination, Papermac

Cook, Sarah (2010) A brief history of working with new media art : conversations with artists ; [on the occasion of the 10th birthday of CRUMB, The Curatorial Resources for Upstart Media Bliss] ISBN: 9783941644212 (pbk.)

Coole, Diana (2010) New materialisms : ontology, agency, and politics ISBN: 9780822347729 (pbk.) : £17.99; 9780822347538 (hbk.) : £72.00; 0822347539 (hbk.) : £72.00; 0822347725 (pbk.) : £17.99, Duke University Press Books

Cornell, Lauren (2015) Mass effect : art and the internet in the twenty-first century ISBN: 9780262029261 hardcover alk. paper; 026202926X hardcover alk. paper, MIT press

Dunne, Anthony (2008), Hertzian Tales: Electronic Products, Aesthetic Experience, and Critical Design, MIT Press

Dunne, Anthony and Fiona Raby, (2002) Design noir : the secret life of electronic objects ISBN: 3764365668 (hd. bd.), Birkhauser

Eco, Umberto (1995). Faith in fakes : travels in hyperreality ISBN: 0749396288. London: Minerva.

Ede, Sian (2000) Strange and charmed : science and the contemporary visual arts ISBN: 9780903319874; 090331987X Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

Ehn, Pelle, Topgaard, Richard, and Nilsson, Elisabet (2014), Making futures : marginal notes on innovation, design, and democracy ISBN: 9780262320887 (e-book), MIT Press

Fry, Tony (2010), Design as politics ISBN: 9781847885678 (pbk.); 9781847885685 (cased) : £55.00; 1847885683 (cased) : £55.00, Berg, ‘Redirection, Design and Things’

Gere, Charlie (2006) Art, time, and technology ISBN: 1845201353 (pbk.); 9781845201340 (hardback); 1845201345 (hardback); 9781845201357 (pbk.) (Culture Machine), London Berg Publishers

Gere, Charlie (2008) Digital Culture, London, Reaktion Books

Getty Conservation Institute/ Tate Modern, (2006) Modern paints uncovered : proceedings from the modern paints uncovered symposium ISBN: 9780892369065 (pbk.); 089236906X (pbk.)

Ginsberg, Alexandra Daisy, (2014) Synthetic aesthetics : investigating synthetic biology's designs on nature ISBN: 9780262321600 (electronic bk.); 0262321602 (electronic bk.); 9780262019996; 026201999X: MIT Press

Gregg, Melissa and Seigworth, Gregory J., Eds, (2010) The Affect Theory Reader, Duke University Press

Grosz, Elizabeth, (2017) The incorporeal : ontology, ethics, and the limits of materialism ISBN: 9780231543675 (e-book), Columbia University Press

Harrison, Charles and Wood, Paul (2002) Art in theory, 1900-2000 : an anthology of changing ideas, Oxford, Blackwell

Ingold, Tim (2013) Making : anthropology, archaeology, art and architecture ISBN: 9780415567237 pbk; 9780415567220 hbk; 041556722X hbk; 0415567238 pbk; 9780203559055 ebk, Routledge

Johnston, Lucy ( 2015) Digital handmade : craftsmanship and the new industrial revolution ISBN: 9780500517857 (hbk.) : £29.95, London, Thames and Hudson

Klein, Naomi, (2015) This changes everything : capitalism vs. the climate ISBN: 9781846145056, London, Penguin

Kwastek, Katja (2013) Aesthetics of interaction in digital art ISBN: 9781461944423 (electronic bk.); 1461944422 (electronic bk.); 1299907121 (ebk); 9781299907126 (ebk); 9780262317207 (electronic bk.); 0262317206 (electronic bk.); 9780262317214 (Ebsco); 0262317214 (Ebsco); 9780262019323 (pbk. ; alk. paper); 0262019329 (pbk. ; alk. paper), MIT press,

Lacy, Peter, and Rutqvist, Jakob, (2015) Waste to wealth : the circular economy advantage ISBN: 9781137530707 (e-book), Palgrave Macmillan

Lanchester, John (2013). Capital ISBN: 9780571234622; 0571234623London, Faber & Faber

Manzini, Ezio (2015) Design, when everybody designs : an introduction to design for social innovation ISBN: 9780262028608 (hardcover : alk. paper); 9780262328630 (e-book) (Design Thinking, Design Theory) MIT Press

Miller, Arthur, (2014) Colliding worlds : how cutting-edge science is redefining contemporary art ISBN: 9780393083361 (hbk.), W. W. Norton & Company

Miodownik , Mark, Is Modern Art Sh!t? In 1961, Piero Manzoni Produced 90 Cans Labeled Artist’s Shit, Contents 30 Grams Net, Freshly Preserved. Materials today. ISSN: 1369-7021, June 2007, Volume 10, Number 6

Miodownik , Mark, (2014) Stuff matters ISBN: 9780241955185; 0241955181 : the strange stories of the marvellous materials that shape our man-made world ISBN: 9780241955185 (pbk.) : £9.99 , London, Penguin

Morton, Timothy (2013) Hyperobjects : philosophy and ecology after the end of the world ISBN: 9780816689231 (paperback : alk. paper); 9780816689224 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0816689229 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0816689237 (paperback : alk. paper) (Posthumanities), University Of Minnesota Press

Morton, Timothy (2016) Dark ecology : for a logic of future coexistence ISBN: 9780231177528, Columbia University Press

Myers, William, (2015) Bio art : altered realities ISBN: 9780500239322 (hbk.) : £29.95, London, Thames and Hudson

O'Mahony, Marie (2011) Advanced textiles for health and wellbeing ISBN: 9780500515877 (hc.); 0500515875 (hc.), London, Thames and Hudson

Papanek, Victor (1985) Design for the real world : human ecology and social change ISBN: 0500273588 (pbk). - 2nd ed., London, Thames and Hudson.

Papanek, Victor (1995) The green imperative : ecology and ethics in design and architecture ISBN: 0500278466, London, Thames and Hudson.

Paul, Christiane, (2015) Digital art ISBN: 0500203679, London, Thames and Hudson

Rancière, Jacques (2006) The politics of aesthetics : the distribution of the sensible ISBN: 0826489540 (pbk); 082647067X ISBN: 1780936990; 9781780936994London: Continuum, 2006

Robinson, Sarah (2015) Mind in architecture : neuroscience, embodiment, and the future of design ISBN: 9780262533607 (pbk); 9780262028875 (hbk), MIT Press Chapter One    

Shanken, Edward and Fiore, Kristen, (2014) Art and electronic media ISBN: 9780714847825 (hc.); 0714847828, London, Phaidon Press

Siegle, Lucy, (2011) To die for : is fashion wearing out the world? ISBN: 9780007264094 (pbk.) : £12.99; 0007264097 (pbk.) : £12.99, Fourth Estate

Stallabrass, Julian (2004) Art incorporated : the story of contemporary art ISBN: 0192801651, OUP Oxford

Sterling, Bruce (2005), Shaping things ISBN: 9780262693264 (pbk.); 026219533X (hbk.); 9780262195331 (hbk.); 0262693267 (pbk.), MIT Press

Thackara, John (2005) In the bubble : designing in a complex world ISBN: 0262201577 (alk. paper), London, Cambridge, Mass, MIT Press.

Thwaites, Thomas, (2016) GoatMan : how I took a holiday from being human ISBN: 9781616894054 (hbk.) : £14.99, New York, Princeton Architectural Press

Thwaites, Thomas, (2011) The toaster project, or, a heroic attempt to build a simple electric appliance from scratch ISBN: 9781568989976 (alk. paper); 1568989970 (alk. paper), New York, Princeton Architectural Press

Verbeek, Peter-Paul. 2005. What things do : Philosophical reflections on technology, agency, and design ISBN: 0271025409 (pbk.) : No price; 0271025395 (hbk.) : £45.95. University Park, Pa: Pennsylvania State University Press.

Whitechapel Documents on Contemporary Art:

Zylinska, Joanna. 2009. Bioethics in the age of new media ISBN: 9780262255141 (e-book), Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press. 

This list was last updated on 19/09/2019