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The Age of Simulation

Ken Sanes – the age of simulation – a trove of essays by this bright Bostonian on such topics as disney, automated environments, and virtual realities.

in  United States   Massachusetts   Boston   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

George W. Hart

Meet George Hart, geometric genius, mathematician and sculptor, and see his fine works – I think I like the SNARL series the most so far, though “Gonads of the Rich and Famous” gets my gong for naming.

in  United States   New York   Stony Brook   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

The Geometry Junkyard

Piles and piles of geometry related links. Some serious and some not so.

in  United States   California   Irvine   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

Fractal Architecture

The acceleration of computing speeds has made the rendering of complex fractal geometries a lot easier, as this site demonstrates.

in  United States   New York   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

Modernism/modernity

Scholarly journal at Project Muse (Johns Hopkins University). It used to be free… but now it isn’t. Oh well, I’ll stay dumb.

in  United States   Maryland   Baltimore   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

In the Cause of Architecture

Here’s a trove of archived essays at Architectural Record, including spiels by Sullivan, Corb, Alexander, Gropius, and Mumford, among others – some very good reads.

in  United States   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

Martin Ryder

Martin Ryder’s large link list for those interested in the likes of Martin Heidigger, Theodor Adorno, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Jean Baudrillard, Jacques Derrida, Michel Foucault, Frederic Jameson and more…

in  United States   Colorado   Denver   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

Joseph Clarke

An architectural writer at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (a what??) maintains this meaty blog about Manhattan and architectural theory and history.

in  United States   New York   New York   CBD  [1] Last verified 12 years ago.
 

thresholds

An MIT Architecture Department journal put together ‘bi-annually’ by which I think they mean twice a year.. Sometimes articles are displayed – otherwise they are just listed by title.

in  United States   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

Terrain.org

An american journal of the built and natural environments. Has an emphasis on poetry and fiction

in  United States   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

Grey Room

MIT’s architecture journal. Articles are only available if you pay or have access via a university :(

in  United States   Last verified 12 years ago.
 

Harvard Design Magazine

Good meaty articles – most from each issue are available on site. PDFs also available.

in  United States   Last verified 12 years ago.
 
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