Architecture in Formation: On the Nature of Information in

Architecture in Formation is the 1st electronic structure guide that bridges a number of relationships among concept and perform, featuring an essential source to constitution the impending moment electronic revolution. 16 essays from practitioners, historians and theorists examine how details processing informs and is knowledgeable via structure. Twenty-nine experimental tasks suggest radical ability to notify the recent upcoming electronic architecture.
Featuring essays through: Pablo Lorenzo-Eiroa, Aaron Sprecher, Georges Teyssot,
Mario Carpo, Patrik Schumacher, Bernard Cache, Mark Linder, David Theodore, Evan Douglis, Ingeborg Rocker and Christian Lange, Antoine Picon, Michael Wen-Sen Su, Chris Perry, Alexis Meier, Achim Menges and Martin Bressani.
Interviews with: George Legendre, Alessandra Ponte, Karl Chu, CiroNajle, and Greg Lynn.
Projects by means of: Diller Scofidio and Renfro; Mark Burry; Yehuda Kalay; Omar Khan; Jason Kelly Johnson, destiny towns Lab; Alejandro Zaera-Polo and Maider Llaguno Munitxa; Anna Dyson / Bess Krietemeyer, Peter Stark, heart for structure, technology and Ecology (CASE); Philippe Rahm; Lydia Kallipoliti and Alexandros Tsamis; Neeraj Bhatia, Infranet Lab; Jenny Sabin, Lab Studio; Luc Courschene, Society for humanities and expertise (SAT); Eisenman Architects; Preston Scott Cohen; Eiroa Architects; Michael Hansmeyer; Open resource structure; Andrew Saunders; Nader Tehrani, place of work dA; Satoru Sugihara, ATLV and Thom Mayne, Morphosis; Reiser and Umemoto; Roland Snooks, Kokkugia; Philip Beesley; Matias del Campo and Sandra Manninger SPAN; Michael younger; Eric Goldemberg, Monad Studio; Francois Roche; Ruy Klein; Chandler Ahrens and John chippie.

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See Joscelyn Goodwin, Athanasius Kircher’s Theatre of the World (London: Thames & Hudson, 2009). 58 “Conclave Catoptricum,” in Johannes Zahn, Oculus artificialis teledioptricus: sive Telesopium, […], (Nuremberg: Lochner, 1702). ”61 If the monad exists as an absolute interiority and, like the mirrors in Zahn’s conclave, materializes as an inner surface with only one side, it nonetheless presents another. ”63 Hybrid Form Today, as Deleuze suggested, one issue remains: the question of how to live in the world.

Blanchard, 1994); Sakarovitch, Épures d’architecture; de la coupe des pierres à la géométrie descriptive. XVIe–XIXe siècles (Basel: Birkhäuser Verlag, 1998), 83–86, 137–140. Georges Teyssot Architecture in Formation fig 1 Abraham Bosse, Manière universelle de M. Desargues, pour pratiquer la perspective par petit-pied... (Paris: P. Deshayes, 1648), p. 100. Courtesy Werner Nekes Collection, Mülheim/Ruhr, Germany. 36 37 fig 2 Jean Dubreuil, La perspective pratique, nécessaire à tous peintres, graveurs, architectes, brodeurs, sculpteurs, 2nd edition (Paris: Chez Jean Du Puis, 1664).

70 Deleuze, The Fold, 120. 71 See the new edition of Simondon’s main thesis: Gilbert Simondon, L’Individuation à la lumière des notions de forme et d’information (Grenoble: Millon, 2005). This edition combines L’Individu et sa genèse physico-biologique (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1964) and L’Individuation psychique et collective, published in 1989; the text is Simondon’s reworked doctoral thesis defended in 1957. 72 Anne Sauvagnargues, Deleuze. L’empirisme transcendental (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 2009), 26–27.

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