o The evolution of flight
o Thomas Telford: father of civil engineering
o Gustave Eiffel: built Eiffel tower
o Technique vs critique
o The Great Western Railway painting by William Turner: depicts the upbringing of
o Towards A
Art 12A Week 2 1/14/16
-video on launching a Lego man into the air.
-google glass; Benefits = constant access to information,
Frightening = invasion of privacy
-information privacy and intellectual freedom.
-being able to track your own consumer intake is
As I said at a nanotechnology conference in 1989, We cant simply
do our science and not worry about these ethical issues.
Unfortunately, as with nuclear technology, it is far easier to create
destructive uses for nanotechnology than constructive ones.
Art 4 Wetware Readings
1) What Is lIfe?
What is life? A gathering consensus in anthropology, science studies, and philosophy of biology suggests
that the theoretical object of biology, life, is today in transformation, if not dissolution. Proliferating
What is the goal of Art 12A: Art, Design, and Electronic Culture?
A) To introduce the and theoretical foundations of digital media art and design
B) To trace how information technologies seeded the growth of new expressive mediums
C) To consider how today
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Pictures retain a part of history that cannot exist anywhere else. The minute we choose to
open an application on our phone, we immerse in being dependent on photography as a
medium for entertainment, networkin