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Building Other Spaces: 2nd Edition By James Harmon
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My practice at the moment is concerned with domestic or personal work spaces and the objects contained within. Recent projects have involved temporary sculptural arrangements that decisively... More > re-position familiar objects within an architectural space. Through procedures of removal, stacking, in-filling, photographing, and replacement, my actions attempt to reorder the relationships among heterogeneous objects in a room. These temporary installations examine and reorganize systems of identity, history, and function that aim to overturn the normal status of physical movement and residual personal memory. This thesis document highlights the importance, for me, of Michel Foucault and Martin Heidegger, notions of the Uncanny, and the constructed ‘reminiscences’ of Kurt Schwitters’ Merzbau piece.< Less
Building Other Spaces: 2nd Edition By James Harmon
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My practice at the moment is concerned with domestic or personal work spaces and the objects contained within. Recent projects have involved temporary sculptural arrangements that decisively... More > re-position familiar objects within an architectural space. Through procedures of removal, stacking, in-filling, photographing, and replacement, my actions attempt to reorder the relationships among heterogeneous objects in a room. These temporary installations examine and reorganize systems of identity, history, and function that aim to overturn the normal status of physical movement and residual personal memory. This thesis document highlights the importance, for me, of Michel Foucault and Martin Heidegger, notions of the Uncanny, and the constructed ‘reminiscences’ of Kurt Schwitters’ Merzbau piece.< Less
Take-Apart Dome By Phillip Reed
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A how to build book for a 16 1/2' dia. take-apart Geodesic Dome that can be set up or removed in less than an hour. 50 pages, 83 color photographs, 27 detail drawings
Take-Apart Dome By Phillip Reed
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A how to build book for a 16 1/2' dia. take-apart Geodesic Dome that can be set up or removed in less than an hour. 50 pages, 83 color photographs, 27 detail drawings
LIMITED ACCESS By Rosaire Appel
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Architecture and language. Concerning a transitional stage - temporary and uninhabitable - of buildings being built and a (foreign) language being learned. These pages consist of scaffolds - verbal,... More > pictorial and narrative....< Less
LIMITED ACCESS By Rosaire Appel
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Architecture and language. Concerning a transitional stage - temporary and uninhabitable - of buildings being built and a (foreign) language being learned. These pages consist of scaffolds - verbal,... More > pictorial and narrative....< Less
Tin Tabernacles Postcard Album By Ian Smith, Ian Smith
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Early postcards offer a fascinating visual insight into history. This book illustrates just some of the wide variety of iron churches, missions halls and chapels built by the early Victorian... More > engineers to satisfy the needs of the religious revivals of the 19th century. Corrugated iron provided one of the best ways of erecting temporary buildings and manufacturers were quick to identify its potential. As we can see today, many of these ‘temporary’ buildings managed to survive far longer than their builders.< Less
Trouble in the Labor Camp By John D. Nesbitt
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Novella - To find work in the early 1960s, Morgan Cross follows the crops. Temporary jobs, temporary housing, and temporary acquaintances are part of the life, along with trying to stay out of... More > trouble. But there's something different about this labor camp. Could it be Morgan wants something better, or is meeting a girl named Rosa Maria just making him restless? During a lull in picking, tension builds in the camp. Drinking increases, fights break out, and a man is murdered. Will Morgan find himself in more trouble than he can handle?< Less
A Placemaking IdeaBook for Holyoke's Innovation District By Emily Davis, Jeffrey Dawson, Liz Kelly
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The City of Holyoke would like to promote an expansion of its innovation-based economy. Building on successful examples from other cities and on already-existing projects in Holyoke, this IdeaBook... More > suggests various strategies, at multiple scales and time-frames, to help create public spaces that foster the social interaction that is critical to innovation. These strategies involve promoting art and creative expression; temporary “pop-ups”; pedestrian- and bike-friendly environments; connections to canals and the Connecticut River; urban agriculture; and urban ecological repair.< Less
A Death Observed By Dorothy Harrison
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"All her life Amy had suffered from claustrophobia. Yet here she was, shut in a darkened building with a man who might be a murderer, and who was certainly armed with a knife. . ." Amy... More > Gough takes a temporary Christmas job as cook to an elderly couple in a quiet country village, but within a few days two people die violent deaths. Reluctantly, Amy finds herself at the center of the action, with he friend Inspector Stephen Thorne increasingly dependent on her sharp eyes and keen judgment.< Less