R-Lab Reading List





David Graham Shane, Recombinant Urbanism: Conceptual Modeling in Architecture, Urban Design and City Theory, (London, John Wiley and Sons, 2005)

Robert Venturi, Denise Scott Brown, Steven Izenour, Learning From Las Vegas: The Forgotten Symbolism of Architectural Form, (Cambridge, MIT Press, 1977)

Henri Lefebvre, The Critique of Everyday Life: From Modernity to Modernism (Towards a Metaphilosophy of Daily Life) (London, Verso 2005)

Homi K. Bhabha The Location of Culture (London, Routledge, 1994 )


Guy Debord, trans: Donald Nicholson Smith, The Society of Spectacle, (New York, Zone Books, 1995)

Federic Jameson, Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions, (London, Verso, 2005)

Markus Miessen Shuman Basar, ed.s, Did Someone Say Participate: An Atlas of Spatial Practice, (Frankfurt Am Main, Revolver, 2006)

Michael Dehaene, Lieven De Cauter, ed.s, Heterotopia and the City: Public Space in a Postcivil Society, (London Routledge, 2008)

Peter Lang, William Menking, Superstudio: Life Without Objects, (Milan, Skira, 2003)

Simon Sadler, Archigram: Architecture without Architecture, (Cambridge, MIT Press, 2005)

Lara Schrijver, Radical Games: Popping the Bubble of the 1960s’ Architecture (Rotterdam, NAI, 2009)

David Harvey, Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution, (London, Verso, 2012)

Adrian Forty, Objects of Desire: Design and Society Since 1750, (London, Thames and Hudson)


Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughter-House 5, (New York, Random House, 1969)


Chris Marker La Jetee, (1963)





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