Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Stolen Piece of Blog

The higher the nor-
malcy becomes, the more se-
vere the tragedy.

from the Clandestine Samurai.
worth stealing.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Bob Doll

So, how do you reconcile making fun art with working on a master's degree? Well....
Making this guy was a blast. I can see why there are books and websites galore about how to make sock dolls. Think I may have to make another. One.
If you're absolutely dying to know more, check out the making of Bob ...

Saturday, April 18, 2009

Liu Yan

The New York Times published an amazingly compelling article about Liu Yan, China's most talented classical dancer. She was supposed to dance for the opening ceremonies at the Beijing Olympics. She was, and still is, an amazing work of art. Her story is sad, but her dance ability lives on, even if in a small way, in the video provided (on the SECOND page) in this NYTimes article.
If you find yourself as enamored with Liu Yan as I am, consider visiting her blog (in Chinese!)

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

A Whole New Mind

Can you figure out what this means? This is the question of the generation!!
Hint: Ape, Agrarian, Industrial, Information, Conceptual........
More to come.
Thank you, Daniel Pink, author of A Whole New Mind.