In Front of Closed Doors

Through the mix of reconstructed found footage from the pioneering pedagogy of the Open University in the 70s and excerpts from the 1999 AD movie from 1967, the video reflects on the situation of remote online teaching on social distancing times, where after 50 years, words and issues remain the same.

Visual Essay by Juan Benavides
“How many of you have a television?”

Although the physical object of the television has left many of our homes, our consumption of content has continued through the use of mostly portable devices. How have new modes of content production and consumption altered our relationship to screens, as well as the spaces we inhabit?

Read our full reflection on Space, Television, and Architecture here.

Below is our guide for June 17, 2020.

PROSEMINAR: Space, Television and Architecture led by Lea-Catherine Szacka. 
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