Monthly Archive: August, 2016

Swiss In situ | Nieves and Innen Zine Library | Swiss Institute

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In August 2016, Swiss Institute will temporarily move into a 5,000 sq ft project space at 102 Franklin Street in Tribeca, where the organization will present its programming under the name Swiss In situ. During this period of transition to… Continue reading

The art of archiving lost things | From Monet to Tracey Emin

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The archive is an idea often overlooked or taken for granted. The imagery of a dark, dusty room and mounds of old-smelling documents does nothing to convince the non-researcher of its relevance in… Continue reading

STACKS 

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Art, design, and visual culture. Stacks is an outdoor bookshelf installation by artist David Harper made of books and wood. Via Cazenova College: The theme for Harper’s installation: “these trees shall be my… Continue reading

Library as Infrastructure

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Reading room, social service center, innovation lab. How far can we stretch the public library? Source: Library as Infrastructure