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Title Disappearing architecture : from real to virtual to quantum / edited by Georg Flachbart and Peter Weibel. ; with contributions by Michael Beigl [and others.]
Published Basel : Birkhauser, 2005


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Description 272 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Series SpringerLINK ebook collection
Contents Disappearing architecture : from real to virtual to quantum / Georg Flachbart -- After the revolution : instruments of displacement / William J. Mitchell -- The architecture of the multiverse / David Deutsch -- Autonomic computing : building self-managing computing systems / Dagan Gilat -- Grid computing : basis of multi-institutional virtual organizations / Holger Marten -- Ubiquitous computing : computation embedded in the world / Michael Beigl -- The development of quantum hardware for quantum computing / Andrew Daley, Ignacio Cirac and Peter Zoller -- Constructing an authentic architecture of the digital era / William J. Mitchell -- A new kind of building / Kas Oosterhuis -- Implosion of numbers : performative mixed reality / Wolfgang Strauss and Monika Fleischmann -- Cybernarium : a mixed-reality edutainment center / Torsten Frohlich and Rolf Kruse -- T : visionarium : towards a dialogic concept of digital narrative / Dennis Del Favero, Neil Brown, Jeffrey Shaw and Peter Weibel -- Enhancing spatiality : from hardware to SoftForm / Winka Dubbeidam -- The relationship between architecture and virtual media / Ivan Redi and Andrea Schrottner -- Architecture as a media catalyst / Stuart A. Veech -- Architecture as a habitable medium / Elizabeth Diller and Richardo Scofidio -- Impact of network logic on space and its making / Sulan Kolatan and William J. Mac Donald -- Network practice and the products of networking / Tom Verebes -- Protospace 2.0 : the ICT-driven collaborative design working space / Kas Oosterhuis -- Entering an age of fluidity / Hani Rashid -- From box to intersection : architecture at the crossroads / Aaron Betsky -- Building terminal : for an architecture without objectness / Ole Bouman -- Architecture : from location to nonlocation, from presence to absence / Peter Weibel
Notes "Disappearing architecture ... has its origins in the International Conference 'IT works or IT networks : development of real and virtual space in the age of the global net', held at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia, in September 2003"-- p. 9
"In cooperation with Mind(?1)Factory Centre for Art and Media, Karlsruhe"--Back cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Architectural drawing -- Computer-aided design.
Architecture -- Computer-aided design.
Architecture -- Data processing.
Virtual reality in architecture.
Author Beigl, Michael.
Flachbart, Georg.
Weibel, Peter, 1945-
Karlsruhe. Centre for Art and Media
LC no. 2006272939
ISBN 3764372753