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Replacing home : from primordial hut to digital network in contemporary art

Author: Jennifer Johung
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2012.
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From property deeds to shipping containers to wearable shelters to virtual spaces: what does it mean to draw a spatial boundary? To be at home? In a world in which notions of place are constantly changing, Jennifer Johung looks at new constructions of staying in place-in contemporary site-specific art, digital media, portable architecture, and various other imaginable shelters and sites. Replacing Home suggests that  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Johung, Jennifer.
Replacing home.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2012
(DLC) 2011016768
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Johung
ISBN: 9780816678600 081667860X 9781452947365 1452947368
OCLC Number: 777565097
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 221 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction. Replacing home --
Returning to the hut : Dan Graham's Two way mirror cylinder inside cube --
Reusable sites : Gordon Matta-Clark's Fake estates and the Odd Lots exhibition --
In and out of place : modular architecture and reintegration --
Visibly skinned : body architecture and transformable clothing --
Networked dependencies : Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's relational architecture --
Epilogue. Almost home.
Other Titles: From primordial hut to digital network in contemporary art
Responsibility: Jennifer Johung.


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