Strange design : interface, imagination & the logic of looking / by D. Scott Nazarian (GMDP 2004).

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37-RG 37.04-MT MDP N335

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Strange design : interface, imagination & the logic of looking / by D. Scott Nazarian (GMDP 2004).


  • 2004 (Creation)


26 leaves ; 28 cm. (1 PDF file)

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Strange Design describes a tension between the speculative and the practical within design practice. It is also a phrase to describe the visual anomalies, or 'datanomaly', of future human-computer interface. The methodology of Strange Design, enlisting the visual and ideological potentialities of the Science Fiction genre in both literature and film, is an appeal for a more Situationist approach to interface design, a way to untether computer users from the object of the computer and engender a more direct relationship with the space of computing. (Description from Media Design Program website.)

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Copyright held by D. Scott Nazarian. Digital materials and catalog records are made available for educational and research purposes only and cannot be reproduced, distributed, or published without written permission from Art Center College of Design.

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  • Alphanumeric designations: 33220002600117

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