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Sensorium : embodied experience, technology, and contemporary art

Author: Caroline A Jones; Bill Arning
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press : MIT List Visual Arts Center, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st MIT Press edView all editions and formats
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The relationship between the body and electronic technology, extensively theorized through the 1980s and 1990s, has reached a new technosensual comfort zone in the early twenty-first century. In Sensorium, contemporary artists and writers explore the implications of the techno-human interface. Ten artists, chosen by an international team of curators, offer their own edgy investigations of embodied technology and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline A Jones; Bill Arning
ISBN: 0262101173 9780262101172
OCLC Number: 65407794
Description: 258 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / Jane Farver --
Introduction / Caroline A. Jones --
The Mediated Sensorium / Caroline A. Jones --
Curatorial Essays/Artist Statements: Mathieu Briand / Yuko Hasegawa --
Janet Cardiff and George Bures / Miller Marjory Jacobson --
Natascha Sadr Haghigian / Bill Arning --
Ryoji Ikeda / Yuko Hasegawa --
Christian Jankowski / Bill Arning and Joe Haldeman --
Bruce Nauman / Jane Farver --
François Roche and R & Sie(n) / Jane Farver --
Anri Sala / Marjory Jacobson --
Sissel Tolaas / Bill Arning --
Abecedarius: air / Bruno Latour --
artificial / Mark Doty --
auditory / Michael Bull --
biomimetics / Caroline A. Jones --
compoundings / Donna Haraway --
control / Chris Csikszentmihalyi --
corpus / Stephen Wilson --
decorporealization / Amelia Jones --
ether / Caroline A. Jones --
fragrance --
godscan / Peter Lunenfeld --
hedonics / Barbara Maria Stafford --
identity theft / Caroline Bassett --
ipod / Michael Bull --
kinaesthesia / Zeynep Celik --
labnotation / Yvonne Rainer --
mediation / Michael Bull --
mental image / Stephen M. Kosslyn --
nanofacture / Peter Galison --
networked eyes / William J. Mitchell --
neurodynamics / Barbara Maria Stafford --
neoexistentialism / Joseph Dumit --
ocularity / Martin Jay --
prosthetics / Bill Arning --
remote sensing / Caroline Bassett --
robotics / Chris Csikszentmihalyi --
spectral / Jonathan Crary --
surveillant / Thomas Y. Levin --
synaesthesia / Caroline A. Jones --
tethering / Sherry Turkle --
umami / Hiroko Kikuchi --
utopian body / Michel Foucault --
viral / Neal Stephenson --
wetware / Michael Swanwick and William Gibson --
yuck factor / Caroline Bassett --
zoon / Caroline A. Jones and Donna Haraway.
Responsibility: edited by Caroline A. Jones ; essays by Bill Arning [and others] ; abecedarius entries by Bill Arning [and others] ; artist statements by Mathieu Briand [and others].

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Artists and writers reconsider the relationship between the body and electronic technology in the twenty-first century through essays, artworks, and an encyclopedic "Abecedarius of the New Sensorium."

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