Arcades were passages through blocks of buildings, lined with shops and other businesses. Miktex style files
iron and miktex style files constructions housed chaotic juxtapositions of shop-signs, window displays of commodities, mannequins and illuminations. Montage construction treats its material elements as contrasting segments that must be bolted together for maximum impact. In architecture this might lead to a dramatic exoskeleton, a whole building built up from small parts whose connectedness is on display. In ashrae 62.2 2013
form this means fragments, apercus, swift shifts of thought, the establishment of relationship between disparate objects, across a whole environment. For the Arcades Project Walter Benjamin organised the thousands of index cards on which he transcribed quotations and notations into files, called Konvolute. He developed a system of filse.