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Manuel Ocana likes it on the rocks.
A brief report on a new housing complex of 53 apartments in the town of Ocana in the province of Toledo, designed by architect Manuel Ocana and taking its inspiration from the 'Hanging Houses' of the walled town of Cuenca, ...
Ballroom : Solo Exhibition, Screening Gallery, Philadelphia
(Screening Gallery, 2009-11-06)
November 6 - December 27, 2009 Screening is proud to present Lynne Marsh's spellbinding video loop Ballroom. Ballroom presents a woman, athletic and glamorous, suspended upside down in the centre of a dancehall—the Rivoli ...
Diversity, Culture and Gender
The ethical foundation of critical pedagogy in contemporary academia: (self)-reflection and complicity in the process of teaching
In this paper an ethical approach to educational methodology is discussed in relation to the philosophies of Emanuel Levinas and Robert Cox. Cox's anti-essentialist understanding of historical materialism and Levinas' ...
Harcourt Arboretum : Reinventing the Claude Glass
Residency: Harcourt Arboretum, Oxford University. Reinventing the Claude Glass The project was situated in the context of an international artist’s residency at the University of Oxford’s Harcourt Arboretum where artists ...
Liberation and Containment : Re-visualizing the Eugenic and Evolutionary Ideal of the Fizkul’turnitsa in 1944
Soviet newspaper articles indicate that one way in which the liberation of Soviet territory was celebrated in 1944 was through sporting events, such as cross-country races in Ukraine – one of the territories most severely ...
Basics Typography 01 : Virtual Typography
(AVA Publishing, 2009-06-01)
"Basics Typography: Virtual Typography" addresses a fundamentally new form of typographical communication. The book explores the visual arrangement of words and letters in the context of multimedia. Here, this arrangement ...
The ghosts of the past : 20 years after the fall of communism in Europe
Twenty years after the fall of communism in Europe, the post-Soviet countries have not achieved a similar stage of democratic development. They have shown to be too diverse and historically too independent to follow one ...