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        • Use as Form
          An Open Question

        Abstract
        Use and ways of appropriating space reveal a hidden, less
        immediate, sometimes invisible architecture that represents
        a deeper meaning and relates to crucial social themes
        such as inclusiveness, accessibility, identity and memory.
        The article investigates the role designers may play in
        constructing the versatile and open relation between form,
        society, use, identity and symbolism, a relation in which the
        ‘emotional architecture’ and the ‘architecture of use and
        appropriation’ may emerge.
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        Citation
        Vanin, F. (2016). Use as Form. An Open Question. Social Poetics . The Architecture of Use and Appropriation, OASE, (96), 79–82. Retrieved from https://www.oasejournal.nl/en/Issues/96/UseasForm

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