Thinking with Diagrams: The Semiotic Basis of Human Cognition
From Gansterer- Drawing a Hypothesis
a fusion of seeing and writing, of reception and production, practice and theory,
cutting room – Harun Farocki ‘is it comparable to a scientific experiment?”
Gansterer – Drawing a Hypothesis
Publisher: New York : The Drawing Center ; 2006.Description: 340 pages : illustrations (some colour), portraits, facsimiles ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0300116187.
Drawing a hypothesis : figures of thought : a project / by Nikolaus Gansterer.
Series: Edition Die Angewandte, University Press: Publisher: Wien ; Springer, 2011.Description: 349 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 22 cm.ISBN: 3709108020; 9783709108024.Subject(s): Charts, diagrams, etc | Charts, diagrams, etc., in art | Drawing — Philosophy
Folding Heinz Mack back into the idea of the model and diagram and seeing where that goes.
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.
Great article giving an overview of diagrams and their potential use in art practice