Theodor Barth er professor ved Avdeling Design

Recent Submissions

  • Office pakken 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-05-05)
    Samlingen undersøker redegjørelsen som alternativ til utredninger—undersøkelser og evalueringer—i virksomheter som KHiO. Med basis i en kritikk av programvare som regneark, tekstbehandler og lysbilder (Office pakken til ...
  • Categories 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-05-05)
    This flyer-series (1HEX) takes on the conceptual challenge of formulating and proposing some insights on categories, as affectively intercepted but non-embodied agents: joining the antinomic modalities of necessity and ...
  • Clarifications 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-04-22)
    The flyer-series [1HEX] explores the potential of activism to yield clarification, expanding clarification from the context of language to that of action. It queries whether teaching, researching and disseminating—if ...
  • THE RECEDING “GEOGNOSTIC” HORIZON 

    Barth, Theodor (Lecture, 2021-04-15)
    Contribution to seminar-series Snow- and Ice-Covered Alps, at the Norwegian National Library. The contribution discusses the relation between drawing and the site, where e.g. altitude-differences play a role. There are ...
  • Aggregates 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-04-14)
    The topic of the flyer-set is aggregates: that is how repetition and multiplication, passed a critical threshold, has a formative impact on the whole. As a point of departure, two cases of work are compared: Bjørn Blikstad’s ...
  • Mirrors 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-04-14)
    The flyer-series (dataset 1HEX) departs from the existence of mathematics in literary prose—for public exposés—in the Romantic era. And from here pursues the gross-fertilisation of group-theory in art and science. Featuring ...
  • Verticality 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-04-13)
    The present flyer series #01-#06 springs from a distiction between the current and the present in a family-portrait by Wilhelm Bendz of the Waagepetersens in 1836. Based on an understanding of a Biedermeier interior ...
  • DEN VIKENDE «GEOGNOSTISKE» HORISONTEN— noen kritiske observasjoner omkring endringer i naturhorisonters plass i tegning og miljøportretter 

    Barth, Theodor (Lecture, 2021-03-24)
    Seminarbidrag til seriens Snø- og Isdekte alper ved Nasjonalbiblioteket. Bidraget tar for seg sammenhengen mellom tegning og situasjon, der bla. høydeforskjeller spiller en rolle. Det er tre variabler ved høydeperspektiv: ...
  • EKSPERIMENTELL MEREOLOGI 

    Barth, Theodor (Working paper, 2021-03-10)
    Arbeidsnotatet har utgangspunkt i et presentasjonsbidrag Onstag 10.03.21 da avdeling Design holdt en intern KUF dag (KUF = Kunstnerisk utviklingsarbeid og forskning) og alle ansatte med forskningstid var invitert til å ...
  • Cabala #01-#06 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-03-19)
    [WALKABOUT: click file NAVIGATION EXHIBIT] NB! It is recommended that you read this collection online. If you download it you are enjoined not to delete it. THE WORK OF RECEPTION —The underground resourcefulness of the ...
  • Occasional cause #01-#06 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2020-10-22)
    [WALKABOUT: click file NAVIGATION EXHIBIT] Occasional cause has a long-standing history as a metaphysical topic, of a largely speculative in nature. In this flyer-collection, however, an experimental approach is adopted. ...
  • Synopsis #01-#06 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-02-22)
    [ENTER: click file NAVIGATION EXHIBIT] NB! It is recommended that you read this collection online. If you download it you are enjoined not to delete it. EXPERIMENTAL MEREOLOGY —A theoretic activity in artistic ...
  • alienation & ethics 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset; Design product; Artistic production; Musical score, 2021-02-14)
    [WALKABOUT—Click NAVIGATION EXHIBIT] The flyer series (1 HEX) seems to etablish and develop the relation between ethics and dialectical materialism. New spectral perspective on Marx. A non-corporatist exploration of ...
  • the 6th wall 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-02-12)
    [WALKABOUT—click NAVIGATION EXHIBIT] The collection features a stepwise processing of situations and their theoretical potential written i real time, during ARW 21 (artistic research week) at KHiO 25th-28th January.
  • Crisis & Care: flyers #01-#06 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-01-25)
    [WALKABOUT: click file NAVIGATION EXHIBIT] Preparation and modular diary for the Artistic Research Week (ARW) at KHiO, week 4, January. The flyer series aims at maturing the configuration of a collaborative situation—distributed ...
  • Exhibits #01-06 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2021-01-11)
    [WALKABOUT: click file NAVIGATION EXHIBIT] Though the title of this series is #exhibitions, none of the elements in the flyer-series deals with exhibition in plain and non-perturbed sense. The source of perturbation ...
  • MDE 551 | Theory 3—Synthesis 

    Barth, Theodor (Dataset, 2020-12-07)
    MDE 551 | Theory 3—Synthesis The course materials posted here features a track record of pilot-course in theory, based on two principles: 1) Theory 3 is a logical concluding step from two previous theory courses [Theory ...
  • MDE 504 | Theory 1—Theory in Design Practice 

    Barth, Theodor (Lecture, 2020-11-27)
    This collection of elements documents an introductory course in theory at KHiO’s MA in design. In this course, the students are required to: 1) develop a reflection logbook with weekly inserts, called a Black Book; 2) a ...
  • the debt #01-06 

    Barth, Theodor (Artistic production, 2020-11-03)
    The debt #01-06 is a flyer series written as a modular diary—linked to events, activities and topics that have come my way in the expanse of 2 weeks. During these two weeks a chief concern has been the how the structural ...
  • A POST-HISTORICAL QUERY ON DWELLING 

    Barth, Theodor (Peer reviewed; Conference object, 2019-09-07)
    PREAMBLE—when I use the term ‘post-historical’ it is not in the sense of postmodern theory, but in the sense of Fredrik Barth (my mentor in fieldwork) who made the cons- picuous claim that historians have more to learn ...

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