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GSD Platform 4

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Students from the GSD provide a framework to build upon

Author: Eric Howeler

Beyond a design school, the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) is an immersive environment—a dense atmosphere saturated with creative and intellectual activity. Platform 4 represents a selective sampling of agendas cultivated at the GSD during the last academic year, revealing a diverse mixture of projects, research, and events. Organized as a searchable database, this publication documents both site and situation at the GSD—it is an institutional index. While Platform 4 records research trajectories from the past year, it also has the capacity to set agendas for future work. By framing a set of issues and topics, Platform 4 focuses attention towards particular areas of interest, allowing individual work to build on and contribute to a larger body of disciplinary knowledge. In that sense, the themes within this book become projective, they provide frameworks for future inquiry.

Description

Author: Eric Howeler

Size: 9 x 6 in.
Pages: 368
Illustrations: Color
Cover: Hard
Publication date: September 2011
ISBN: English 978-84-15391-00-5
Price: 28€ / $34.95 / £26

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