BIOMIMETICS AND ARTIFICIAL LIFE

Bedau, Mark. Living Technology today and tomorrow, Technoetic Arts, Volume Seven, Number Two, Intellect Journals, 2009.

Beesley, Philip and Bonnemaison, Sarah (eds.). On Growth and Form. Organic Architecture and Beyond. Halifax: Tuns Press and Riverside Architectural Press, 2008.

Benyus, Janine. Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature. New York: William Morrow & Co.,1997.

Collins, M.W. and Bryant, J.A. and Atherton, M.A. (eds.). Design and Nature II. WIT Press, 2004.

Gruber, Petra. Biomimetics in Architecture. Architecture of Life and Buildings. New York: Springer Wien, 2011.

Hawken, Paul. Nature’s Operating Instructions: The True Biotechnologies. Sierra Club Books, 2004.

Hensel, Michael and Menges, Achim and Weinstock, Michael (eds.). Emergence- Morphogenetic Strategies for Design. AD, Wiley-Academy, 2004.

Hensel, Michael and Menges, Achim and Weinstock, Michael (eds.). Emergent Technologies and Design: Towards a Biological Paradigm for Architecture. London: Routledge Press, 2010.

Hensel, Michael, “(Synthetic) Life Architectures: Ramifications and Potentials of a Literal Biological Paradigm for Architectural Design”.

Holmes, Bob, ‘Alive! The race to create life from scratch’, New Scientist, Issue 2486, 12 February 2005.

IL 25: Form Force Mass 5 – Experiments. Institute for Lightweight Structures, 1990. IL 3: Biology and Building 1. Colloquium proceedings. Institute for Lightweight Structures, 1971

Ingraham, Catherine. Architecture, Animal, Human: the Asymmetrical Condition. Routledge, 2006.

Johnson, Steven. Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software. Scribner, 2002.

Kenny Ausubel (Editor), J. P. Harpignies (Editor), Paul Hawken (Foreword). Nature’s Operating Instructions: The True Biotechnologies (The Bioneers Series), 2004.

Papanek, Victor. Design for the Real World, Human Ecology and Social Change. Pantheon Books, 1984

Thompson, D’arcy Wentworth. On Growth and Form. CambridgeUniversity Press, 1992.

Tibor Gánti, The Principles of Life, OxfordUniversity Press (Oxford), 2003.

Vassela, Alessandro. “Third Skin: Building Biology.” The Journal of the national permiculture association. no. 14 (1983).
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Vogel, Steven. Cat’s Paws and Catapults: Mechanical World of Nature and People. New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 1998.

Wann, David. Deep Design: Pathways to a Livable Future. Island Press, 1996.

Weinstock, Michael. The Architecture of Emergence: The Evolution of Form in Nature and Civilisation. London: Wiley, 2010.

Yeagle, Philip L (ed), The Structure of Biological Membranes, 2nd edn, CRC Press (London), 2005.


INTERACTIVE ARCHITECTURE

Christian, Russel. “Claes Oldenburg Happenings at the Whitney.” Russell Christian and The Bruxist Collective (blog), July 15, 2009.
http://bruxist.blogspot.ca/2009/07/claes-oldenburg-happenings-at-whitney.html
(accessed November 3, 2012).

Fox, Kemp, Michael,Miles. Interactive Architecture. Princeton Architectural Press, 2009.

Kronenburg, David. Flexible architecture. Architecture that Responds to Change.. Laurence King, 2007.

Morphopedia, “San FranciscoFederalBuilding.” Last modified April 19, 2011. Accessed November 19, 2013.
http://morphopedia.com/projects/san-francisco-federal-building.

Oosterhuis,Xia,Slootweg, Kas,Xin, Owen. IA#3 Interactive Architecture. Emotive Styling. Jap Sam Books, 2010.

Pritchett, James. Getty Research Institute, “David Tudor’s realization of John Cage’s Variations II.” Last modified 2000. Accessed November 3, 2012.

Ross, Alex. “S.E.M. Evokes John Cage as Teacher.” The New York Times, December 24, 1992.
http://www.nytimes.com/1992/12/24/arts/review-music-sem-evokes-john-cage-as-teacher.html.
(accessed October 6, 2011).

Shallit, Jeffrey. University of Waterloo, “A Very Brief History of Computer Science.” Last modified 1995.
Accessed November 20, 2012.

Zuk,Clark, William,Roger. Kinetic Architecture. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1971.


MATERIALS AND FABRICATION

Addington, Michel and Schodek, Daniel. Smart materials and new technologies: for the architecture and design professions. Architectural Press, 2005.

Iwamoto, Lisa. Digital Fabrications: Architectural and Material Techniques. Princeton Architectural Press, 2009.

Kolarevic, Branko and Klinger, Kevin (eds). Manufacturing Material Effects: Rethinking Design and Making in Architecture. London: Routledge Press, 2008.

Pallasmaa, Juhani. The Thinking Hand: Existential and Embodied Wisdom in Architecture. John Wiley, 2009.

Ritter, Alex. Smart Materials in Architecture, Interior Architecture and Design. Birkhauser, 2007.

Schwartz, Mel M. Smart Materials, CRC Press, 2009.


MEMS [MICRO ELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS]

Gardner, Julian and Varadan, Vijay and Awadelkarim, Osama. Microsensors, MEMS and Smart Devices. John Wiley and Sons, 2001.

Smith, Ralph C. Smart Material Systems: Model Development. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 2005.

Varadan, Vijay and Vinoy K. J. and Gopalakrishan, S. Smart Materials Systems and MEMS: Design and Development Methodologies. John Wiley and Sons, 2006.


ROBOTICS

Banzi, Massimo. Getting Started with Arduino. Make Publishers, 2008.

Muscle Wires. Project Book. A Hands-on Guide to Amazing Robotic Muscles that Shorten When Electrically Powered. 3rd Edition.

Nobel, Joshua. Programming Interactivity: A Designer’s Guide to Processing, Arduino, and Openframeworks. O’Reilly Media, 2009.Platt, Charles. Make: Electronics (Learning Through Discovery Series). Make Publishers, 2009.


URBANISM

Spiegel “Interview with Star Architect Rem Koolhaas,” December 16, 2011.
http://www.spiegel.de/international/zeitgeist/interview-with-star-architect-rem-koolhaas-we-re-building-assembly-line-cities-and-buildings-a-803798-2.html (ac-cessed November 10, 2012).

Fairs, Marcus. “Rem Koolhaas.” Icon, 06 2004.
http://www.iconeye.com/read-previous-issues/icon-013-|-june-2004/rem-koolhaas-|-icon-013-|-june-2004
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Feireiss, Kristin. Architecture in times of need: Make It Right rebuilding the New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward. Munich, New York: Prestel, 2009.

Gillham, Oliver. The Limitless City: A Primer on the Urban Sprawl Debate. Washington: Island Press, 2002.

Harvey, David. Rebel Cities. Verso, 2012.

Koolhaas, Rem “Architecture in the Age of Globalization,” in Areen Architecture Series at the Department of Architecture and Design at the American University of Beirut, May 17, 2010. http://www.ivarhagendoorn.com/blog/2011/02/28/ rem-koolhaas-on-architecture-in-the-age-of-globalisation
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Koolhaas, Rem. Delirious New York: A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan. New York: The Monacelli Press, 1994.

Schwartz, Frederic. “New Orleans Now – Design and Planning After the Storm.” Natural Metaphor: Architectural Papers. no. 3 (2007).


PERSONAL FABRICATION

Gershenfel, Neil. “The joys of personal fabrication.” TED. 2006. Web, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5n-APFrlXDs .

Singleton, Derek. “Anyone Can Be A Manufacturer.” Ebongeek.
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NEW SOCIETY

Kurzweil, Ray. The Singularity is Near. New York: Penguin Books, 2005.

Monks, Kieron. “Cash-free Greek communities take off while economy collapses.” Metro News, 11 03, 2012.
http://metronews.ca/news/world/426940/cash-free-greek-communities-take-off-while-economy-collapses/
(accessed November 3, 2012).

Schwartz, Judith. “Alternative Currencies Grow in Popularity.” Time, December 14, 2008.
http://www.time.com/time/business/article/0,8599,1865467,00.html
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HIVE/WEB-BASED DESIGN

Kaspori, Dennis “The Maze Corporation: A Communism of Ideas, Towards an Architectural Open Source Practice,”
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Kelly, Kevin. Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World (Perseus Publishing, 1994).

Lanier, Jaron. You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto. New York: Random House, 2010.

Ratti, Carlo et al., “Open Source Architecture (OSArc),” in Domus, May 11, 2011.
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Raymond, Eric Steven. “The Cathedral and the Bazaar,” February 18, 2010.
http://www.catb.org/~esr/writings/cathedral-bazaar/
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Weber, Steven. The Political Economy of Open Source Software, June 1, 2000. (Recent Work, Berkeley Roundtable on the International Economy, UC Berkeley).
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DESIGN THEORY

Alberti, Leon Battista. On the Art of Building in Ten Books (MIT Press, 1988), 318.

Bourriaud, Nicolas. Postproduction, Culture as Screenplay: How Art Reprograms The World (New York: Lukas & Sternberg, 2002), 88.
http://www.dezeen.com/2012/11/26/social-responsibility-forgotten-warns-author-of-ulm-school-of-design-book/
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DeZeen “Social Responsibility Has Been Forgotten – Author of Book on UlmSchool of Design,” November 26, 2012.

Eisenman, Peter. Eisenman Inside Out: Selected Writings, 1963–1988 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004), ii.

Eisenman  Peter. “Afterword,” in Peter Eisenman’s House VI: The Client’s Response, Suzanne Frank (New York: Whitney Library of De-sign, 1994), 109–110.

Kossak, Florian, Doina Petrescu, Tatjana Schneider, Renata Tyszczuk, and Stephen Walker. Agency: Working with uncertain architectures. London & New York: Ruthledge, 2010.

Rybczynski, Witold. “Architecture Is a Team Sport,” in Slate, April 1, 2008.
http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/architectu-re/2008/04/architecture_is_a_team_sport.html
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DATA AND STATISTICS

Greater New Orleans Community Data Center, Last modified 2013. Accessed December 10, 2012.

Maynard, Micheline. “The New New Orleans: Finally, Louis Armstrong Plays Again.” Gadling, 11 15, 2012.
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Padgett, Tim. “New Orleans’ Lower Ninth: Katrina’s Forgotten Victim?.” Time Magazine, 08 27, 2010.