Cold, Coldness, the war of Coldness

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Cold, Coldness, the war of Coldness

  1. 1. Cold, Coldness, & the war of Coldness Shih-Chieh Ilya Li 2008.10.24 2008 Dictionary of War, Taipei Edition
  2. 2. > noquarterusa.net/blog/2008/05/31/intimidate-08/
  3. 3. Problematicizing personal/collective coldness. ... trace / problematic / contextualizing / coldness
  4. 4. Is there a system to prevent from feeling warmness? NATO Echelon “Iron Curtain” List of Subversive Organizations bbs.qclt.com/bbs/viewthread.php?tid=27615
  5. 5. Temperature matters. temperature / meter / measurement
  6. 6. “Minard delineates the war of 1812 by means of 6 variables: the size of the army, its 2D location(lat/long), direction of its movement, temperature on various dates during the retreat from Moscow... Instead, it is War and Peace as told by a visual Tolstoy.” by E. Tufte tableaux graphiques / French-Russian war
  7. 7. Temperature kills. It was very cold in Russia during Nov. and Dec. of 1812. “...falling asleep by the ten thousand, woke up, hundreds, or less.” Selected Poems by Victor Hugo en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Minard.png
  8. 8. Did coldness in cold war kill? farm1.static.flickr.com/110/289476330_819ac665e6.jpg
  9. 9. Warm me up, cool me down... historicizing the temp process.
  10. 10. No pains, no gains. Every war must pay for the price. Even cocktail needs ice. static.flickr.com/49/138066218_564f65c5bc.jpg
  11. 11. www.fas.org/irp/program/process/echelon.jpg
  12. 12. Where did the coldness come from?
  13. 13. www.princeton.edu/~his291/Air_Pump.html www.heat-perfector.fr/heat-pump-how-it-works.gif What they need is the cooling device. Just like air pump, maybe heat pump.
  14. 14. Mythification.
  15. 15. We are the device ourselves. From the device’s point of view... static.howstuffworks.com/gif/how-to-repair-a-refrigerator-1.jpg
  16. 16. ○ ○ ○ www.libertytimes.com.tw/2001/new/dec/31/today-o1.htm
  17. 17. Working hard. Take other’s jobs, then taken by others. www7.www.gov.tw/twsix/tlMain_age_detail_a.php? id=235&years=3&idstring=167,174,175,176,177,179,181,183,184,186,188,189,191,192,197,199,201,203,205,207,210,211,213,215,217,225,226,228,229,231,232,233,234,260,235,249,253,255,159,160,161,162,16 3,164&start=27
  18. 18. www.edinformatics.com/inventions_inventors/VictorTalkingLogo.jpg Changing our relationship with the environment. farm3.static.flickr.com/2328/1917730887_86a69a62a2.jpg farm3.static.flickr.com/2328/1917730887_86a69a62a2.jpg
  19. 19. Nerve Block Surgery. www2.nhcsec.gov.tw/museum/preview.aspx?RootID=1&ID=51
  20. 20. “National”ization of everything. www.pbase.com/david_h/ image/51020123 http://www.purepro.com.tw/images/waterionizer-TK.jpg
  21. 21. A device with double functions. War machine for local people, de-war machine for global. nrch.cca.gov.tw/metadataserverDevp/DOFiles/jpg/00/06/44/53/cca200100-fa-if18003c-0001-w.jpg
  22. 22. tw.youtube.com/watch?v=VjZFM9QmYPw
  23. 23. Coldness to everything. www.appliancist.com/ge-monogram-french-door-two-drawer-refrigerator.jpg www.nativeremedies.com/images/design/ailmentFemaleSexualPerformance.jpg cctvdp.bokee.com/ viewdiary.12316079.html
  24. 24. .... Integrative Temp. Measurement of Coldness
  25. 25. ...and fight our own war of coldness.
  26. 26. www.fujitv.co.jp/change Let’s start the self-defrozing process bah.
  27. 27. Thank you :)

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