Annotated Bibliography of Suzanne Tick’s Position On Post Gender

Gender as Political and Social Tick, Suzanne. “His & Hers: Designing for a Post-Gender Society.”Metropolis Magazine. N.p., Mar. 2015. Web. 17 Feb. 2016. Suzanne Tick Suzanne Tick is “the creative director for Teknion Textiles, design consultant for Tandus Centiva, and the founder of Suzanne Tick Inc.” Tick states that “Identity is no longer clearly defined as female or male, but by increasingly visible manifestations of sexuality or lack thereof” ( Tick par. 1). One example of how gender is slowly becoming undefined is how “Alexander Wang’s women’s coat from Fall 2015 has masculine tailoring with a military look, while Annemiek van der Beek’s Primal Skin makeup line has been designed to be appealing to the male buyer” (Tick par. 5). In some education systems, they accepting gender to be “unspecified.” Public bathrooms in large companies like Google are being developed as unisex. The purpose of this article to encourage designers to create infrastructures, clothing styles, and other designs to accommodate for the new “wave” known as post gender.  The intended audience are designers. This article is useful because it displays that without the push of designers to create a post gender environment, individuals who are unable to define their specified gender would never be comfortable in this...

Bibliography of Lance Hosey’s article of Sexism through Architecture: Mario Delva and Avery Johnson

Kaffee Partner’s Headquarters Hosey, a Chief Sustainability Officer, believes that ” emulating women’s bodies in architecture objectifies women” and that ” it also objectifies architecture, reducing buildings to more totems, ciphers reminding us who is in power” ( Hosey par. 15). Evidences Marilyn Monroe advertisement 1) Advertisements. “She’s built like all our product -assumes she is not an individual but a product of man 2) rarity of rewards for females in archetecture 3)statistics -2014 survey, 60% of women feel building industry doesn’t accept their authority 4) Novels -Caryatids 5) Music and Videos -Ghost by Beyonce -Madonna’s Erotica(1992) 6) Surrealist art – Man Ray -Brassai -Magritte -Hans Bellmer Purpose To find another way to develop architecture without sexual influences Intended Audience The Building...
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