Recent Submissions

  • Cultural mandates, artistic missions, and "The Welfare of Palestine," 1876-1948 

    Ari, Nisa. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    This dissertation investigates the changing landscape for artistic production in Palestine from the last decades of Ottoman rule until the establishment of the State of Israel (1876-1948). The development of new artistic ...
  • Unmaking architecture : holding patterns for misfit matter 

    Marshall, Daniel Jonathan Meiklejon. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    This project provides techniques for arranging materials after the demolition and unmaking of architecture. Rather than down cycling concrete into low value aggregate, melting float glass into opaque bottles or grinding ...
  • Adversarial interiors : a home security system in the age of surveillance capitalism 

    Shinsato, Darle. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    Over 300 hours of video content is uploaded to the internet every minute. Whether the filming of daily life is considered intrusive or not, the current generation has become a society of self-surveillance. In a time marked ...

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