Some theory: “Discovering the potential of outdoor screens for urban society”

First Monday with a Special Issue: Urban Screens: Discovering the potential of outdoor screens for urban society bring together some really interesting articels. These are the topics:

  • Urban Screens: the beginning of a universal visual culture by Paul Martin Lester
  • The politics of public space in the media city by Scott McQuire
  • The poetics of urban media surfaces by Lev Manovich
  • Interpreting urban screens by Anthony Auerbach
  • Story space: A theoretical grounding for the new urban annotation by Rekha Murthy
  • The urban incubator: (De)constructive (re)presentation of heterotopian spatiality and virtual image(ries) by Wael Salah Fahmi
  • Urban screens: Towards the convergence of architecture and audiovisual media by Tore Slaatta
  • Towards an integrated architectural media space by Ava Fatah gen. Schieck
  • Art and social displays in the branding of the city: Token screens or opportunities for difference? by Julia Nevárez
  • Hijacking the urban screen: Trends in outdoor advertising and predictions for the use of video art and urban screens by Raina Kumra
  • For an aesthetics of transmission by Giselle Beiguelman
  • Intelligent skin: Real virtual by Vera Bühlmann
  • Programming video art for urban screens in public space by Kate Taylor

Go to the articels here

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