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Operative Intersections

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ISBN-10: 3838351932

ISBN-13: 9783838351933

Edition: N/A

Authors: Eugenia Fratzeskou

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Computers are considered to be highly ordered and overtly deterministic devices, offering predetermined outcomes. Nevertheless, the algorithmic paradoxes of an architectural software derive from the complexity of its infrastructure and cause non-linear processes of diagramming. According to the architect Bernard Tschumi, any "transformational sequence" (animation) is a kind of "operative drawing": a "prescriptive" and thus, non-descriptive activity. Nevertheless, a "transformational sequence" is not, by definition, "operative". Operative drawing emerges when the uncertainties of our reasoning, spatial perception and the paradoxes of digital diagramming, are creatively exposed. This can only…    
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List price: $60.00
Publisher: Lap Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Company KG
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 64
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.15" tall
Weight: 0.242
Language: English