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New Materialism Studio: Theory Meets Practice, 2021/22, Semester 2
Dr Christine Atha
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

DESN3139    New Materialism Studio: theory meets practice

Abbott and M. Ellison. Eds (2008) Biologically inspired textiles, Cambridge, Woodhead Publishing Ltd

Adams, Barbara and Yelavich, Susan, Eds. (2014) Design as Future-Making, Bloomsbury

Adamson, Glenn, (2007) Thinking Through Craft, London, Berg

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

Adamson, Glenn, (2013) The Invention of Craft, London, Bloomsbury Academic

Ahmed, Sara (2019) What's the Use? Durham, NC, and London, Duke University Press

Alldred, Pam, Fox, Nicholas J., (2017) Sociology and the new materialism: theory, research, action, Los Angeles, SAGE

Anker, Suzanne ( 2003) The Molecular Gaze: Art in the Genetic Age: Series on Genomics, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press,

Antonelli, Paola Ed Design and the Elastic Mind, (2008) The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Antonelli, Paola and Myers, William (2014) Bio Design: Nature Science Creativity, London, Thames and Hudson

Barad, K.M. (2007) Meeting the universe halfway: quantum physics and the entanglement of matter and meaning. Durham: Duke University Press.

Barrett, Estelle.; Bolt, Barbara (2013) Carnal knowledge : towards a 'new materialism' through the arts , London ; New York, I.B. Tauris

Bennett, Jane (2001) The Enchantment of Modern Life: Attachments, Crossings, and Ethics, 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, MIT Press

Bitonti, Francis (2019) 3D Printing Design: Additive Manufacturing and the Materials Revolution, London, Bloomsbury

Black, Sandy, (2011) Eco-chic: The Fashion Paradox, London, Black Dog Publishing

Bloomsbury Design Library:

Braddock Clarke, Sarah E. and Harris, Jane, (2012) Digital Visions for Fashion + Textiles: Made in Code, London Thames and Hudson

Braidotti, Rosi (Ed) (2018) Posthuman Glossary

Braidotti, Rosi (2019) Posthuman knowledge, Cambridge, UK ; Medford, MA : Polity Press

Braidotti, Rosi, ed; Bignall, Simone, ed.; (2019) Posthuman ecologies : complexity and process after Deleuze , London, United Kingdom ; New York : Rowman & Littlefield International

Burton, Johanna, (2017) Public Servants: Art and the Crisis of the Common Good, 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

Cook, Sarah (2010) A Brief History of Working with New Media Art: Interviews with Artists

Drobnick, Jim, (2006) The smell culture reader, Oxford ; New York : Berg

Dunne, Anthony and Fiona Raby, (2002) Design Noir: The Secret Life of Electronic Objects, Birkhauser

Ede, Sian  (2000) Strange and Charmed: Science and the Contemporary Visual Arts, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

Ehn, Pelle, Topgaard, Richard, and Nilsson, Elisabet (2014), Making Futures: Marginal Notes on Innovation, Design, and Democracy, MIT Press

Franklin, Kate, Till, Caroline (2018) Radical matter: rethinking materials for a sustainable future, London, Thames and Hudson

Fry, Tony (2010), Design as Politics, Berg, ‘Redirection, Design and Things’

Getty Conservation Institute/ Tate Modern, (2006) Modern Paints Uncovered: Proceedings from the Modern Paints Uncovered Symposium

Gilbert, Avery N. (2008) What the nose knows : the science of scent in everyday life, New York : Crown Publishers

Ginsberg, Alexandra Daisy, (2014) Synthetic Aesthetics: Investigating Synthetic Biology's Designs on Nature: MIT Press 

Heller, Steven; Vienne, Veronique (2018) Citizen Designer: Perspectives on Design Responsibility (Second Edition) Allworth Press, New York

Henshaw,Victoria ( 2017) Designing with Smell: Practices, Techniques and Challenges, London, Routledge

Howes, David (2005) Empire of the senses : the sensual culture reader, Oxford, Berg

Howes, David (2014) Ways of sensing : understanding the senses in society, London, Routledge

Ingold, Tim (2013) Making: Anthropology, Archaeology, Art and Architecture, Routledge

Johnston, Lucy (2015) Digital Handmade: Craftsmanship and the New Industrial Revolution, London, Thames and Hudson

Klein, Naomi, (2015) This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate, London, Penguin

Lacy, Peter, and Rutqvist, Jakob, (2015) Waste to Wealth: The Circular Economy Advantage, Palgrave Macmillan

Manzini, Ezio (2015) Design, When Everybody Designs: An Introduction to Design for Social Innovation (Design Thinking, Design Theory) MIT Press

Miller, Arthur, (2014) Colliding Worlds: How Cutting-edge Science is Redefining Contemporary Art, W. W. Norton & Company

Morton, Timothy (2013) Hyperobjects (Posthumanities), University of Minnesota Press

Morton, Timothy (2016) Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence, Columbia University Press

Muchembled, Robert (2020) Smells: A Cultural History of Odours in Early Modern Times, London, Polity Press

Myers, William (2012) Bio design: nature, science, creativity; foreword by Paola Antonelli, London, Thames & Hudson

Myers, William, (2015) Bio Art: Altered Realities, London, Thames and Hudson

O'Mahony, Marie (2011) Advanced Textiles for Health and Wellbeing, London, Thames and Hudson

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

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

Paul, Christiane, (2015) Digital Art, London, Thames and Hudson

Robinson, Sarah (2015) Mind in Architecture: Neuroscience, Embodiment, and the Future of Design, MIT Press

Shanken, Edward and Fiore, Kristen, (2014) Art and Electronic Media, London, Phaidon Press

Shiner, L. E. (2020) Art scents : exploring the aesthetics of smell and the olfactory arts, New York : Oxford University Press

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

Thwaites, Thomas, (2016) GoatMan : how I took a holiday from being human , New York, Princeton Architectural Press

Thwaites, Thomas, (2011) The toaster project, or, a heroic attempt to build a simple electric appliance from scratch , New York, Princeton Architectural Press

Whitechapel Documents on Contemporary Art:

Zylinska, Joanna. 2009. Bioethics in the age of new media, Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press. 






This list was last updated on 07/12/2021