Issue 9


Graphic design by Iker Gil

We live in a world where everything—politics, economy, ecology, society and culture—is strongly connected. They create the apparent and illusive networks that shape our cities and the way we experience them. We explore some of them, whether physical or virtual, formal and informal, to understand their possibilities and power in our lives.

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Mas issue network cover opening

Part of Your Network

Issue introduction by Iker Gil, editor in chief of MAS Context

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Power of Networks

Essay by Paddy Harrington, creative director for Bruce Mau Design

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From Xerography to HTML

Ethel Baraona Pohl and Cesar Reyes from dpr-barcelona interview Beatriz Colomina

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Network Reset

Network Reset competition organized by MAS Studio and the Chicago Architectural Club

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Essay by architect Ioanna Angelidou

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The Chicago Freight Tunnels

Essay by Bruce G. Moffat

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The Supurban Project

Project by Nick Axel

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Through the Lens of Food

Iker Gil interviews Sarah Rich and Nicola Twilley

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Networks of Architecture: Keedoozle and Walmart

Essay by architect Jesse LeCavalier

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Network Traces

Photographs by Cecilia Galera and Marc Goodwin

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A Village by the SEZ: The Dafen Sample of China’s Urbanization

Essay by designer, editor, and critic Jiang Jun, with photography by Yu Haibo