April, 2012


24
Apr 12

From Idea to Experiment to Application II

Research&Read:
    Read:
    As we may think, Vannevar Bush, In: The Atantic Monthly, 1945
    
http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1945/07/as-we-may-think/3881/
    Augmenting the human Intellect: A conceptual Framework, Doug Engelbart, 1962, Summary Report AFOSR-3233, Stanford Research Institute
    Sketchpad: A man machine graphical communication System,Ivan Sutherland, 1963
    
http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/techreports/UCAM-CL-TR-574.pdf
    Dealers of Lightning: Xerox PARC and the Dawn of the Computer Age, 1999, HarperBusiness Press
    A History of Modern Computing, Paul E. Ceruzzi, 1998, MIT Press
    Thoughtful Interaction Design, Jonas Löwgren and Erik Stolterman, 2004, MIT Press
    Aesthetic Computing (Chapter IV: Interface and Interaction), Paul A. Fishwick, 2006
    The Human Interface, Jeff Raskin, 2000
    Windows and Mirrors: Interaction Design, Digital Art, and the Myth of Transparency, J. David Bolter and Diana Gromala, 2000

    Designing Programmes, Karl Gerstner, 1960
    Entwerfen und Darstellen, Roland Knauer, 2002
    Point and Line to Plane, Wasily Kandinsky, 1926
    The Elements of Typographic Style, Robert Bringhurst, 2002

18
Apr 12

Dystopia: Machines & Trash in Science Fiction Movies

Research&Read:
    Read:
    Beschleunigung. Die Veränderung der Zeitstrukturen in der Moderne, Hartmud Rosa, 2005
The Unbound Prometheus: Technologcial Change and Industrial Development in Western Europe from 1750 to the present, David S. Landes, 2003
    
Lab Coats in Hollywood, David A. Kirby, 2011
    Designing for People, Henry Dreyfuss, 1955
    Die Dämonische Leinwand, 
Lotte H. Eisner, 1955
    Mechanization Takes Command, Siegfried Giedeon, 1948
    Utopia (1516, Sir Thomas More)
    Looking Backwards, Edward Ballamy, 1887
    A connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court (1889, Mark Twain)
    My (1920, Jewgenji I. Samjatin)
    R.U.R. (Rossum’s Universal Robots) (1921, Karel Capek)
    Brave New World (1937, Aldous Huxley)
    1984 (1949, Georg Orwell)
    The Road (2006, Cormac McCarthy)
    Watch:
    Metropolis (1927, Fritz Lang)
    Modern Times (1936, Charlie Chaplin)
    Things to Come (1936, William C. Menzies)
    1984 (1984, Michael Radford)
    Fahrenheit 451 (1953, Ray Bradbury; 1966, Francois Truffaut)
    Alphaville (1965, Jean-Luc Godard)
    thx 1138 (1971, George Lucas)
    Soylent Green (1973, Richard Fleischer)
    Westworld (1973, Michael Crichton)
    Futureworld (1976, Richard T. Heffron)
    Mad Max (1979, George Miller)
    Escape from New York (1981, John Carpenter)
    Blade Runner (1982, Ridley Scott)
    The Terminator (1984, James Cameron)
    Brazil (1985, Terry Gilliam)
    The Running Man (1987, Paul Michael Glaser)
    Total Recall (1990, Paul Verhoeven)
    Demolition Man (1993, Marco Brambilla)
    The City of Lost Children (1995, M. Caro, J.P. Jeunet)
    Gattaca (1997, Andrew Niccol)
    Equilibrium (2002, Kurt Wimmer)
    Minority Report (2002, Steven Spielberg)
    I, Robot (1950, Isaac Asimov; 2004, Alex Poyas)
    Children of Men (2006, Alfonso Cuaron)
    The Road (2009, John Hillcoat)

    http://www.peoplemov.in


16
Apr 12

From Idea to Experiment to Application I

Research&Read:
    Read:
    Mind Children, Hans Movarec, 1988
    Living Dolls: A Magcical History of the Quest for Mechanical Life, 2003
    Me++: The Cyborg Self and the Networked City, William J. Mitchel
    The Age of Spiritual Machines, Ray Kurzweil, 2000
    Kunstmaschinen Maschinenkunst, Museum Tinguely, 2007
    Flesh and Machines: How Robots will change us, Rodney Brooks, 2002
    Digital by Design, Troika, 2008
    Art+Com: Media Spaces and Installations, Joachim Sauter et al, 2011
    The Ultimate Display, Ivan Sutherland, 1965
    www.eng.utah.edu/~cs6360/Readings/UltimateDisplay.pdf

14
Apr 12

Muybridge and the Movies

Research&Read:
    Read:
    Cinema and the Invention of Modern Life, Leo Charney and Vanessa Schwartz, 1995
    The Human Motor, Anson Rabinbach, 1990
    Lebendige Bilder: Eine Technikgeschichte des Films, 2000
    Rivers of Shadow: Eadward Muybridge and the Technological Wild-West, Rebecca Solnit, 2003
    Photography and Cinema, David Company, 2008

1
Apr 12

Physical Computing / Introduction II

Research&Read:
    Read:
    The Design Of Everyday Things, Donald A. Norman, 1990
    Thoughtful Interaction Design, Jonas Loewgren, Erik Stolterman, 2004
    Designing Interactions, Bill Moggridge, 2006
    Inventing The Medium, Janet H. Murray, 2011
    Watch:
    Pre-Handshake Glove, Dominic Wilcox, 2010
    Augmented Shadow, Joon Y. Moon, 2011
    Delicate Boundaries, Chris Sugrue, 2007
    Body Paint, Memo Akten, 2010
    One Day Poem Pavillion, Jiyeon Song, 2007
    Portrait Machine, Theo Watson, 2009
    Future Of Self-Banking, IDEO, 2010
    Shadow Monsters, Phil Worthington, 2005
    Talk to Me, Exhibition at MoMA NY, 2011