Thesis / Dissertation

A Miniature City Between Things The Interhuman Apparatus

Pablo Byass, Elizabeth Presa (ed.)

Published : 2020

Abstract

A Miniature City Between Things + The Interhuman Apparatus Architectural-documentation is deployed within the discipline of architecture as a highly constrained and conventionalised system. This project seeks to unbind, re-appraise and re-locate this system to an interdisciplinary space, in order to test its possibilities. Through an examination of its histories, techniques, technologies and outputs, architectural-documentation is revealed as able to respond to complex heterogeneous topographies beyond the physical. The essay Useless Suffering by Emmanuel Levinas is utilised as an experimental space for the development of an apparatic composition. The text is considered as a site, upon an..

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