Dr. Chakravartty has kindly provided some words on the upcoming session: Architecture in Combination with Representation Picasso’s mural Guernica represents the aftermath of the bombing of a Basque town during the Spanish Civil War. Watson and Crick’s cardboard … Read More
Granted the details for the second session haven’t been announced, but the AiC needs your input as to who to invite as our guest speaker for the third session. Any thoughts?
Does anyone know why they’re called that? The name is so suggestive and the theory is so nice, that I can’t help but hope there’s some underlying connection, but so far, I can’t find one. To explain, a musical sequence … Read More
Iannis Xenakis: Composer, Architect, Visionary The Drawing Center 35 Wooster Street, New York Through April 8 Though best-known as a composer, Xenakis trained as a civil engineer in Greece and travelled to Paris in 1947, where he ended up working … Read More
It’s been just about a week since our first session (Architecture in Combination with Music), and despite an extremely interesting presentation by Mani Mani (www.fishtnk.com) on his Tunable Sound Cloud, I still have questions on what it means to combine … Read More