book reviews

The Edge of the Earth. Climate Change in Photography and Video

The Edge of the Earth. Climate Change in Photography and Video

 

Culture Jamming. Activism and the Art of Cultural Resistance

Culture Jamming. Activism and the Art of Cultural Resistance

 

Culture as Weapon. The Art of Influence in Everyday Life

Culture as Weapon. The Art of Influence in Everyday Life

 

Book review: Privacy. A Short History

Book review: Privacy. A Short History

 

The Nuclear Culture Source Book

The Nuclear Culture Source Book

 

Book review – Public Servants. Art and the Crisis of the Common Good

Book review – Public Servants. Art and the Crisis of the Common Good

 

The Occult, Witchcraft & Magic. An Illustrated History

The Occult, Witchcraft & Magic. An Illustrated History

 

Ecologies of Power: Counter Mapping the Logistical Landscapes and Military Geographies of the U.S. Department of Defense

Ecologies of Power: Counter Mapping the Logistical Landscapes and Military Geographies of the U.S. Department of Defense

 

Design My Privacy. 8 Principles for Better Privacy Design

Design My Privacy. 8 Principles for Better Privacy Design

 

Lost Utopias, documenting the remains of World’s Fair sites

Lost Utopias, documenting the remains of World’s Fair sites

 

Book review – Goodbye iSlave. A Manifesto for Digital Abolition

Book review – Goodbye iSlave. A Manifesto for Digital Abolition

 

Man Made Clouds: atomic, phantasmagoric and political

Man Made Clouds: atomic, phantasmagoric and political

 

Book review: Artificial Intelligence. What Everyone Needs to Know

Book review: Artificial Intelligence. What Everyone Needs to Know

 

Book review: Drone. Remote Control Warfare

Book review: Drone. Remote Control Warfare

 

Book review: World of Malls. Architectures of Consumption

Book review: World of Malls. Architectures of Consumption

 

Book review – Japanese Tattoos: History * Culture * Design

Book review – Japanese Tattoos: History * Culture * Design

 

RAVE. Rave and Its Influence on Art and Culture

RAVE. Rave and Its Influence on Art and Culture

 

The Politics of Design. A (Not So) Global Manual for Visual Communication

The Politics of Design. A (Not So) Global Manual for Visual Communication

 

Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter

Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter

 

Art in the Making. Artists and their Materials from the Studio to Crowdsourcing

Art in the Making. Artists and their Materials from the Studio to Crowdsourcing

 

Book Review: Out of Now. The Lifeworks of Tehching Hsieh

Book Review: Out of Now. The Lifeworks of Tehching Hsieh

 

Book review: The New Curator

Book review: The New Curator

 

Global Activism: Art and Conflict in the 21st Century

Global Activism: Art and Conflict in the 21st Century

 

Negative Publicity: Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition

Negative Publicity: Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition

 

DADABOT. The role of algorithms in cultural production

DADABOT. The role of algorithms in cultural production

 

Book review: Mass Effect. Art and the Internet in the Twenty-First Century

Book review: Mass Effect. Art and the Internet in the Twenty-First Century

 

A People’s Art History of the United States. 250 Years of Activist Art and Artists Working in Social Justice Movements

A People’s Art History of the United States. 250 Years of Activist Art and Artists Working in Social Justice Movements

 

Book review: Future War

Book review: Future War

 

The Pirate Book, ‘cultural content outside the boundaries of local economies, politics, or laws’

The Pirate Book, ‘cultural content outside the boundaries of local economies, politics, or laws’

 

Obfuscation. A User’s Guide for Privacy and Protest

Obfuscation. A User’s Guide for Privacy and Protest

 

Book review: Visual Impact. Creative Dissent in the 21st Century

Book review: Visual Impact. Creative Dissent in the 21st Century

 

Terrazza: Artists, Histories, Places in Italy in the 2000s

Terrazza: Artists, Histories, Places in Italy in the 2000s

 

Terrazza: Artists, Histories, Places in Italy in the 2000s

Terrazza: Artists, Histories, Places in Italy in the 2000s

 

Book review: Bio Art. Altered Realities

Book review: Bio Art. Altered Realities

 

Book review: Bio Art. Altered Realities

Book review: Bio Art. Altered Realities

 

The Shock of the Anthropocene. Or what does it mean to have the future of the planet into our hands?

The Shock of the Anthropocene. Or what does it mean to have the future of the planet into our hands?

 

Photo book reviews — Araki and The Last Cosmology

Photo book reviews — Araki and The Last Cosmology

 

Blood oil, Poetics and Politics of Data, Ghost Army of World War II and other book reviews

Blood oil, Poetics and Politics of Data, Ghost Army of World War II and other book reviews

 

Book review: The Gulf. High Culture/Hard Labor

Book review: The Gulf. High Culture/Hard Labor

 

Book review — Mika Rottenberg, Minimalism in ’60s Germany, and “the contemporary”

Book review — Mika Rottenberg, Minimalism in ’60s Germany, and “the contemporary”

 

Books that have crossed my desk

Books that have crossed my desk

 

Book review: Futures. Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas

Book review: Futures. Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas

 

Book review: Photography Visionaries

Book review: Photography Visionaries

 

Book review: Works of Game. On the Aesthetics of Games and Art

Book review: Works of Game. On the Aesthetics of Games and Art

 

Two top-notch photography books to grab for yourself or a friend

Two top-notch photography books to grab for yourself or a friend

 

Book review: Tactical Urbanism. Short-term Action for Long-term Change

Book review: Tactical Urbanism. Short-term Action for Long-term Change

 

Two books on Matisse and Picasso from the Museum of Modern Art

Two books on Matisse and Picasso from the Museum of Modern Art

 

PIGS, structures of surveillance, metabolic landscape, a quiet USA, etc. My favourite photo books of the moment

PIGS, structures of surveillance, metabolic landscape, a quiet USA, etc. My favourite photo books of the moment

 

Book review: Staging Disorder

Book review: Staging Disorder

 

Books on Claire Falkenstein and Marie Zimmermann, successful women who should be better known

Books on Claire Falkenstein and Marie Zimmermann, successful women who should be better known

 

Printing Things. Visions and Essentials for 3D Printing

Printing Things. Visions and Essentials for 3D Printing

 

Book review: A Theory of the Drone

Book review: A Theory of the Drone

 

Book review: Experimental Eating

Book review: Experimental Eating

 

Represent showcases 200 years of African-American art at the PMA

Represent showcases 200 years of African-American art at the PMA

 

V.S. Gaitonde at the Guggenheim Museum, N.Y.

V.S. Gaitonde at the Guggenheim Museum, N.Y.

 

Techno-Ecologies II. Acoustic Space #12

Techno-Ecologies II. Acoustic Space #12

 

Book review: Come Together. The Rise of Cooperative Art and Design

Book review: Come Together. The Rise of Cooperative Art and Design

 

Books for holiday giving, part II

Books for holiday giving, part II

 

A few of my favourite books in 2014

A few of my favourite books in 2014

 

Books for holiday giving, part I

Books for holiday giving, part I

 

Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot at the Asia Society, New York

Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot at the Asia Society, New York

 

The posthumous making of Mondrian’s reputation

The posthumous making of Mondrian’s reputation