Living in the Age of Convergences Affect, Affordance, Agency 2019

This interdisciplinary workshop critically considers how the technological and digital integration has transformed the way we now live, work, interact and think. Featuring scholars and practicioners from within Singapore and internationally, the workshop specifies a human-centred approach towards understanding the impact of this merging of technologies on our online and offline everyday practices. The event…

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Exhibition : We Are Millennials, Mobilised | 5-10 December 2019

Through embracing the mindset of technologically-adept and multi-mobile millennials, the Master of Architecture student projects featured here explore the ways in which the current generation optimise digital affordance, social media connections and online resources to redraw a new everyday experience. At a time when hybrid reality is becoming the norm, where the virtual and digital…

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CFP: Living in the Age of Convergences – Affect, Affordance, Agency

CONVENORS Simone Shu-Yeng CHUNG, Department of Architecture, NUSMary Ann NG, Department of Architecture, NUS MONDAY 09 DECEMBER – TUESDAY 10 DECEMBER 2019 NATIONAL LIBRARY SINGAPORE, 100 VICTORIA STREET This interdisciplinary academic workshop invites scholars and practitioners to critically consider how technological and digital integration has transformed the way we now live, work, interact and think. The…

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Calling all M.Arch 1 NUS Students for AY2019/20!

M.Arch 1 Options Studio AY 2019/20 Semester 1WE ARE MILLENNIALS, MOBILISED … imagine our digital connectedness in terms of bodies extending across space, but we might also suggest that the spaces between us have collapsed, that, in virtual terms, we’re crawling all over one another.  Laurence Scott, The Four-Dimensional Human (2015) This mission, should you…

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Calling M.Arch 2 NUS Students for AY2019/20!

M.Arch. Thesis Supervisor StatementLIFE IN THE FOURTH Can there be an “artificial culture” as there is an “artificial intelligence,” if in fact “culture” means the implicit and ambiguous – and also dream, art, feelings, meaning and value? Our robotic machines have acquired sight, hearing and touch, but…thought is not the same thing as calculation, nor…

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‘Engagements across a multiplicity of Millennial identities’ at Tacit Engagement in the Digital Age 2019

‘Engagements across a multiplicity of Millennial identities’ by Simone Shu-Yeng CHUNG and Mary Ann NG, was presented at Tacit Engagement in the Digital Age 2019, a three-day joint conference by the ‘Re-‘ Interdisciplinary Network (CRASSH) and the AI & Society Journal. The conference took place on the 26-28 June 2019 at CRASSH, the Alison Building,…

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‘Fourfold Living in the Age of Convergences’ accepted for the conference on Architecture & Collective Life 2019

Our paper ‘Fourfold Living in the Age of Convergences’ by Dr Simone Shu-Yeng CHUNG and Mary Ann NG is accepted for the conference on Architecture & Collective Life 2019, 16th Annual International Conference of the Architectural Humanities Research Association. The conference will take place on the 21-23 November 2019 at the University of Dundee.

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