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In Rare Fashion

Special Collections Infrastructural Aesthetics


Shannon Mattern
The New School | New York
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@shannonmattern
Archive Wall @ Nam June Paik: Global Visionary,
Smithsonian Institution
Via Morbid Anatomy
The Mast Brothers, Our Chocolatiers
Queens College Library, Oxford
Oberlin Archives
Mark Dion, The Packet
Via Cervin Robinson
Via Christina Davis
Bowdoin & Penn Special Collections Centers
KnowledgeInfrastructures.org
Piano Rolls, National Film & Sound Archive, Australia
NYPL, Scientific
American,
May 27, 1911;
via NYPL
Digital Gallery
Philips Exeter
Library, Wikimedia
Commons
Via Seattle Times
TAX arquitectura, Biblioteca Jose Vasconcelos, Mexico City, 2006
MVRDV, Book
Mountain,
Spijkenisse,
Netherlands, 2012
Dartmouths Rauner Special Collections
Beinecke Library
Left: Victor Burgin Performative/Narrative, 1971. Black and white photographs and printed text in sixteen parts.
Each 45.7 x 86.4 cm. Right: detail. Courtesy the artist, John Weber Gallery, New York, and Galerie Liliane &
Michel Durand-Dessert, Paris. DACS, London.
Harvards
metaLab
Visualizing RFID, Touch
My Archives, Libraries + Databases Class
@ NYC Municipal Archives
Digital Preservation @ The New Museum
University of Georgia Special Collections Library Exhibition Spaces
William H.
Wright Special
Collections
Exhibit Area,
Robert B. Haas
Family Arts
Library @ Yale
Event Space @ Penn
Special Collections;
Auditorium @
University of GA
Special Collections
Haverford
Special Collections
Beinecke
Woodberry Poetry Room @ Harvard
My Class Doing Creative Classification Exercises
@ The Interference Archive & The Reanimation Library
Mapping the Dutch Republic of Letters,
Scott Weingart
Dublin Institute of Technology, Energy Analysis Retrofit
Kit of Parts, Whole Bldg Design Guide; Uni Project, a modular, open-air library;
Ideas Box, a portable multi-media kit
Thank you.
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@shannonmattern
Thomas Demand,
Archive, 1995.