Notes on Diagrams
The diagram as an expanded arts practice – a vehicle for relating to other fields
As a tool for mobilising other fields
To communicate without meaning
Holding an idea in space – lightness
Diagram as immanent utopia
Diagram as structure, process
Diagram as a set of relationships or force fields
Triolectics – Asger Jorn’s diagrams against dialectics
Diagram as (musical) notation – Xenakis
Diagram as a circuit – feedback and sound
Diagram as a chronological flow
Diagram as a way of forming relations between present past and the future – feedback loops and temporal flow. Media achaeology.
Diagram as a speculative fiction, as magic.
The relationship between diagrams and models
The relationship between diagrams and drawing.