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Constructions by John Rajchman 17 editions published between and in 3 languages and held by 2, WorldCat member libraries worldwide In this series of overlapping essays on architecture and art, John Rajchman attempts to do theory in a new way that takes off from the philosophy of the late Gilles Deleuze.
Starting from notions of folding, lightness, ground, abstraction, and future cities, he embarks on a conceptual voyage whose aim is to help “construct” a new space of connections, to “build” a new idiom, perhaps even to suggest a new architecture. Along the way, he addresses questions of the new abstraction, operative form, other geometries, new technologies, global cities, ideas of the virtual and the formless, and possibilities for critical theory after utopia and transgression.
The Deleuze connections by John Rajchman 29 editions published between and in 3 languages and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide “This conshructions is a map of the work of Gilles Deleuze – the man Michel Foucault would call the “only real philosophical intelligence in France. For Deleuze’s philosophy is meant to go off consgructions many directions at once, opening up zones of unforeseen connections between disciplines. Rajfhman then works out its implications for social and cultural thought, as well as for art and design – for how to do critical theory today.
In this way he clarifies the aims and assumptions of a philosophy that looks constantly to invent new ways to affirm the “free differences” and the “complex repetitions” in the histories and spaces in which we find ourselves. He looks at the particular realism and empiricism that this affirmation implies and how they might be used to diagnose new forces confronting us today.
In the process, he explores the many connections that Deleuze himself constructs conetructions working out his philosophy, with the arts, political movements, even the neurosciences and artificial intelligence.
Post-analytic philosophy by John Rajchman Book 14 editions published between and in English and Undetermined and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. His philosophical theories addressed what power is and how it works, the manner in which it controls knowledge and vice versa, and how it is used as a form of social constguctions.
Foucault, Lacan, and the question rajchmna ethics by John Rajchman Book 42 editions published between and in 4 languages and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide In this reissused work, first published inJohn Rajchman isolates the question of ethics in the work of Foucault and Lacan and explores its ramifications and implications for the present day.
He demonstrates that the question of ethics was at once the most difficult and the most intimate question for these two authors, offering a complex point of intersection between them.
As such, he argues that it belongs to the great tradition that is concerned with the passion or eros of philosophy and of its “”will to truth””.
Truth and Eros suggests a way of reading Foucault and L. The identity in question by John Rajchman Book 19 editions published constructins and construcyions 3 languages and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide As virulent nationalism increases in Europe and th debate surrounding political correctness continues to rage in the US, this volume provides a theoretical analysis of these events and the questions they raise for critical theory.
Metropolitan Museum of Art New York Book 4 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide An exceptional overview of the experimental, political, and participatory artwork of an important, iconoclastic Latin American artist.
Lygia Pape was an influential Brazilian artist and pioneering member of the postwar avant-garde. She worked across an expansive range of constrictions, including painting, drawing, prints, sculpture, film, performance, poetry, and installation, and her art rajchmqn now exhibited worldwide.
This handsome book provides an extensive examination of her lengthy, prolific career. Pape embraced the ideals of Concrete art and geometric abstraction early on, and later was an active participant in the Neo Concrete movement that championed experimentation and chance.
During this time, she created participatory works that questioned the space between artist and viewer, as well as the social context of art itself. Featuring essays from art historians in both North and South America, an illustrated chronology, and two previously untranslated interviews with costructions artist, Lygia Pape is a testament to Pape’s lasting importance to the modern art and culture of Latin America and to her position as a major figure of the international avant-garde.
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French philosophy since Unfolding Frankfurt by Peter Eisenman Book 5 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.
Le Savoir-faire avec l’inconscient: Symposium, October 12 and October constructiohs, Book 1 edition published in in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.
Announced in his first book, on David Hume, then taking off with his early studies of Nietzsche and Bergson, the problem of an “empiricist conversion” became central to Deleuze’s rajchmxn, in particular to his aesthetics and his conception of the art of cinema. In the new regime of communication and information-machines with which he thought we are confronted today, he came to believe that such a conversion, such an jphn, such a new art and will-to-art, was what we need most.
The last, seemingly minor question of “a life” is thus inseparable from Deleuze’s striking image of philosophy not as a wisdom we already possess, but as a pure immanence of what is yet to come. Perhaps the full exploitation of that image, from one of the most original trajectories in contemporary philosophy, is also yet to come.
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Pictorial nominalism on Marcel Duchamp’s passage from painting to the nohn by Thierry de Duve Book 4 editions published between and in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide Beginning in when Marcel Duchamp wrote in a note to himself, “No more painting, get a job,” Thierry de Duve reviews the implications of the readymade for art.
Arguing that the readymade belongs to that moment in the history of painting when both figuration and the practice of painting become construcrions de Duve presents a psychoanalytically informed account of the birth of abstraction. John Rajchman American philosopher.
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