JOURNAL ARTICLES (peer-review)


Heinzel, T., Hinestroza, J. (2019). « Revolutionary Textiles: A Philosophical Inquiry on Electronic and Reactive Textiles », Design Issues, MIT Press.(accepted).


Heinzel, T. (2018). « Reactive Architecture, Augmented Textiles and Textiles Domotics: On Electronic and Reactive Textiles in Domestic Contexts », in Textile: Cloth and Culture Journal, Vol.16/ 2018, Issue 1, p. 34 – 61. DOI:


Heinzel, T. (2017). « Mode, vêtements, technologie. Essai sur la portabilité de la technique / Fashion, Clothing, Technology. Essay on Technique’s Wearability » (in French), in Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Philosophia, Vol. 62, Issue 3 / 2017, pp. 87 – 118. DOI: 10.24193/subbphil.2017.3.


Briggs-Goode, A., Glazzard, M., Walker, S., Heinzel, T., Kettley, S., Lucas, R. (2016). « Wellbeing and Smart Textiles: Reflecting on Collaborative Practices and the Design Process », in Journal of Textile Design Research and Practice, Vol. 4/ 2016 – Issue 1: Futurscan 3: Intersecting identities, pp. 63-83. DOI:


Heinzel, T. (2015). « Synthetic Beuys: on Nano-Materials and the Aesthetics of Imperceptibility », in Artnodes. no.15 / 2015, p.None. DOI:


Heinzel, A., Heinzel, T. (2010). « The Phenomenology of Virtual Reality and Phantom Sensations », in Studia Universitatis Babes- Bolyai – Philosophia, no.3 / 2010, pp. 81 – 96.


Pârv, T. (1999). « Antropologie și criticism cultural » (in Romanian), Caietele Tranzitiei – Journal of the Institute of Cultural Anthropology, Cluj, no. 2/3, 1998-1999, pp. 208 – 211.





Heinzel, T., Vierne, P., Almeida, T. et. al. (2019).« Attempts, Failures, Trials and Errors. Notes on an Exhibition of Failed Prototypes and Rejected Projects », in Proceedings of European Academy of Design (EAD) Conference, University of Dundee, The Design Journal (Accepted).


Heinzel, T. (2018). « Patented Patterns: On the Art and Science of Patterns. A Critical Inquiry ». Proceedings of the EVAC’18 Conference – Politics of the Machines,Art and After. Aalborg University, Copenhagen (DK), eWIC on line publications, British Computer Society, DOI:


Heinzel, T., Macrea-Toma, I., Botea-Bucan, I., Dean, J., Scherffig, L., Laszlo, I. (2017).« Repertories of (in)discreetness: Curating Radio Free Europe’s Archives », in Proceedings of ISACS’17 Conference, ZKM Karlsruhe (DE), 2017. (


Heinzel, T., Keune, S., Walker, S., Juste Peciulyte, J. (2016). « Edible Textiles – Notes on Economical Intermediality », in Crabu, Stefano; Giardullo, Paolo; Miele, Francesco; Turrini Mauro (eds.). Proceedings of the 6th STS Italia Conference – Sociotechnical Environments, University of Trento, pp. 539 – 558. ISBN: 978–88–940625–1–9.


Heinzel, T. (2016). « Designatures. Economies of Design, Politics of Participation », in Alberto Perez-Gomez(ed.).Na(rra)tions.Essays on East and Central European Architecture, Bucharest: Arhitext Design Foundation Publishing House, pp.67 – 74. ISBN: 978-606-8645-06-3. Text nominated for the prize of the critical discourses competition, East Centric Architecture Triennale, Bucharest (RO).


Heinzel, T., Scherffig, L. (2016). « Signal to Noise: A Live Interface based on Analog Radio Interference », in: Thor Magnusson, Chris Kiefer, Sam Duffy (eds.): Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Live Interfaces, Falmer: REFRAME Books, 2016, pp. 239 – 241. On-line:


Heinzel, T. (2014). « A Methodological Model for the Development of Electronic Textiles for Smart Homes », in Proceedings of Transitions – Re-thinking Textiles and Surfaces Conference, Huddersfield (UK), 2014.


Heinzel, T. (2014). « Hapticand Sound Correlations in Textiles »,in Varheenmaa, Minna(ed.) Proceedings of Ambience, Scientific Conference for Smart Textiles, Tampereen teknilllinen yliopisto (FI), ISBN: 978-952-15-3269-6.


Heinzel, T., Scherffig, L., Macrea-Toma, I. (2014). « Reference and Interference », in Interference 2014 Conference Reader, Amsterdam (NL), pp.50 – 54.


Pârv, T. (2006). « The Value of Video Games as Art Work », in SANTORINEOS, Mathos. (Ed.) Medi@terra – « Gaming Realities ». A Challenge for Digital Culture, Athens: Fournos Center for the Digital Culture, pp. 293-299.






Heinzel, T., Tharakan, M.J., Kurbak, E., Stewart, R. (2018). « Parallel Industries », in Kurbak, E. (ed.). Stitching Worlds – Exploring Textiles and Electronics, Berlin: Revolver Publishing, Berlin, pp. 66-69. ISBN: 978–3–95763–422–1.


Heinzel, T. (2013). « Haptosonics: On Texture, Touch and Sound », in Heinzel, T. (ed). Haptosonics, Catalog of exhibition, Oslo: Atelier Nord, 2013, pp. 13-20. ISBN: 9788299939607.


Heinzel, T. (2012). « Analogue and Digital Figures of Reading », in JUNGE, Barbara; BERZINA, Zane; SCHEIFFELE, Walter; ZWICK, Carola (eds.). The Digital Turn. Design in the Era of Interactive Technologies, Berlin: Park Books / eLab – Weißensee Academy of Art, pp. 274-279.


Heinzel, T.,Vasulka, W. (2010). « Video – Between Utopia and History. Interview with Woody Vasulka », in Heinzel, T. (Ed.). Art, Space and Memory in the Digital Era, Bucharest: Paideia, pp. 29 – 44.


Heinzel, T. (2008). « Filmul ca document antropologic – context şi note de vizionare » (in Romanian), in Harbula, H. & Magyari-Vincze, E. (Eds.). Anthropo – Lenyomatok. Amprente. Imprints., Cluj: Ed. Efes, pp. 211 – 232.





Dossier: « Nomadic, Migrating, Commuting Wearable Technologies and Their Infrastructure» (Coordinator together with Lasse Scherffig), Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Philosophia, Vol. 62, no.3/2017. With contributions of: Dana Diminescu, Nathanael Bassett, Maia Nichols, Clotilde Felix-Fromentin, Edith Lazar, Sabin Bors, Augustin Ioan, Ciprian Mihali.


« Haptosonics »,Catalogue of the exhibition, Oslo: Atelier Nord, 2013. ISBN 978-82-999396-0-7.


« Art, Space and Memory in the Digital Era », Bucharest: Ed. Paideia, 2010. With contributions of: Bogdan Ghiu, Woody Vasulka, Tincuta Heinzel, Paulo Ferreira-Lopes, Sophie Fetro, Augustin Ioan, Gemma San Cornelio, Pau Alsina, Anne-Marie Duguet, Heike Helfert, Peter Tomaz Dobrila, Uros Indihar. ISBN 978-973-596-551-8.


Dossier: « Phenomenology of Digital Technologies » (Coordinator), Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Philosophia, no.3/2010. With contributions of: Michael Elderd, Hans H. Diebner, Francis Rousseaux, Susan Kozel, Alexander Heinzel, Tincuta Heinzel, Joshua Harle, Alexandru Matei, Sabin Bors, Silvia Fagarasan, Knut Skjaerven, Gemma San Cornelio, Stephanie Brandt. ISSN 1221-8138.



OTHER OUTPUTS (peer review)


Heinzel, T. (2018). « Bricolage, Reversed Engineering and technical Re-Enactement as Strategies for Artistic Interventions», selected presentation, Technologies and Improvisation: Tools and Theories for Uncertain Futures” Nordic Summer University Ad Hoc Symposium, University of Gothenburg (SE), February 2018.


Heinzel, T. (2014). « Artists in Industry. Challenges of collecting a missing piece of puzzle of the Romanian institutionalized textile history », selected presentation, Pasold Conference,Goldsmiths University, London, January 11, 2014. (


Heinzel, T. (2012). « Nanotextiles or the aesthetics of wearwell-ness », selected presentation, MutaMorphosis International Conference, Prague (CZ), December 6 – 8, 2012.


Pârv, T. (2007). « Fibers, Links and Networks – a parallel between Textiles, Social Networks and Data Communication Systems », selected presentation at the New Network Theory International Conference, Amsterdam (NL), June 29 – 30, 2007. (


Pârv, T. (1997). « De la nécessité de crée un centre d’art contemporain, point de départ pour une ouverture internationale », selected paper, C.E.P. – International Student Conference,C.E.U., Central European University, Budapest (H), April 24 – 27, 1997.



SPECIALIZED PRESS PUBLICATIONS (press articles, peer-review)


Popescu, I., Heinzel, T. « Attempts, Failures, Trials and Errors. An Attempt at Design Reconstruction », in Zeppelin Journal, no.151 / September – November 2018, pp. 106-113.


Heinzel, T. (2015). « What’s a fabric? Concepts and Approaches to Modern Textile Design »,in Architectura Journal, no.3 / 2015, pp. 72-77.


Pârv, T. (2007). « Socialism, Avant-garde, and the Western Europeans »,Catalogue of Bucharest Biennale, Pavilion – journal for politics and culture, no.10-11, 2007, pp. 64-67.


Pârv, T. (2006). « The Chaos of the World of Art », Pavilion – journal for politics and culture, no.9, 2006, pp. 94-99.


Pârv, T. (2001). « Cenzura în dezbatere », inObservator Cultural, no.87, 23 – 29 October 2001, pp. 13.


Pârv, T. (2000). « Note pe marginea Trienalei de Tapiserie 2000 », in Observator Cultural, no.39, 21 November 2000, pp. 23.





Heinzel, T. (2012) « Textiles électroniques et réactifs. Fondements et textures », PhD Dissertation, Paris 1 University Panthéon-Sorbonne.


Pârv, T. (2004). « Les médias tactiques ou sur l’innovation aujourd’hui », MA (DEA) Thesis, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.


Pârv, T. (2003). « La Gaîté Lyrique – genèse d’un centre dédié aux musique actuelles et aux arts numériques », MA (DESS) Thesis, l’Université d’Avignon et Pays du Vaucluse (FR).


Pârv, T. (2001). « Documentarul românesc în anii 50 – 60 – o perspectivă antropologică », MA (DEA) Thesis, Babes-Bolyai University Cluj (RO).