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memory

the part of a COMPUTER that stores information. The two main types of computer memory are RAM (Random Access Memory) and ROM (Read Only Memory). HARD DISKS and FLOPPY DISKS provide additional memory capacity for storing computer programs and data.
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Gordon makes a good case for the value of performing from memory and truly "owning" a piece.
The "Memory Ware Flats" are a clear example of this, with their craftlike materials--a mainstay of his work from the beginning--and their references to memory, which first surfaced in his work during the mid-'90s when Kelley's interest in Repressed Memory Syndrome became the impetus behind major projects like Educational Complex, 1995: models reconstructed from memory of the schools that the artist attended and the house he grew up in.
"Anything you can do to get data from memory to the main architecture quickly will benefit CAD," explains Wood.