26 September 2016

http://hyperallergic.com/316692/an-incredible-map-collection-gets-its-first-physical-home/

http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2016/9/16/mapping-the-disciplines-of-user-experience-design.html

Vectr ; free graphics editor used to create vector graphics

http://architectureau.com/articles/is-architecture-art

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/moma-history-archive

http://mashable.com/2016/08/10/history-of-the-gif

https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-What-Climate-Change

Cold War town; http://helenawadsley.com/Projects/Pages/Pyramiden.html

(Artist at sea on container ship) http://www.rebeccamoss.org/works.html Via

http://www.art21.org/artists

"When a wise man points at the moon the imbecile examines the finger." - Confucius
"Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly." - Franz Kafka
"We love an outlaw figure: someone who isn’t afraid to break a few rules in the name of ideological freedom." - Via
"Chances are something you give yourself." - The Universe
"Good is something you do, not talk about. Some medals are pinned to your soul, not to your jacket." - Gino Bartali

21 September 2016

http://www.blogto.com/city/2016/08/maps_show_torontos_building_and_population_boom/

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/08/biologists-are-close-reinventing-genetic-code-life

(Animated) Kandinsky

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/how-to-keep-a-zibaldone-a-13thcentury-answer-to-tumblr

http://strategyonline.ca/2016/08/30/the-virtual-world-of-torontos-illicit-paintings/




http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3769115/Is-real-face-Banksy-Massive-Attack-member-named-shadowy-graffiti-artist-investigator.html

http://www.onlinethreatalerts.com/article/2014/2/24/how-to-view-and-remove-your-facebook-likes-shares-and-comments/

"Sometimes you are so busy looking at the sun you don't see what the sun is looking at." - Jay McCarten
"After following the crowd for a while, I'd then go 180 degrees in the exact opposite direction. It always worked for me." - Elliott Erwitt
"When you leave, weary of me, without a word I shall gently let you go." - Kim Sowol
"Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others." -Booker T. Washington
"Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live." - Norman Cousins

15 September 2016

(Animation) Morph Art

(Video) UK's tallest concrete structure is demolished in seconds

(Video)Mapping performance

http://www.seattletimes.com/business/technology/realnetworks-left-its-mark-as-a-launchpad-for-tech-entrepreneurs/

https://www.ice-tracks.com/greenland-northwest-passage-favourite-voyage-arctic/

https://www.fastcompany.com/3063407/work-smart/information-overload-is-killing-your-attention-span-heres-how-to-fix-it

http://humansarefree.com/2016/09/eu-scientific-study-wtc-towers.html

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/09/harambe-the-perfect-meme

https://www.thestar.com/opinion/letters_to_the_editors/2016/09/03/nestl-deal-doesnt-hold-water.html

(Cold War) Major powers are planning for war and claim that’s the best way to defend against war

"One can travel the world and see nothing. To achieve understanding, it is necessary not to see many things, but to look hard at what you do see." - Giorgio Morandi
"I never made a painting as a work of art, it’s all research." - Pablo Picasso
"People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure." - Lao Tzu
"A painting needs a wall to object to." - Via
"Q: How do you find love, health, abundance, and enlightenment?
  A: Stop searching and start seeing what's been there all along." - The Universe

07 September 2016

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2016/jun/08/new-ocean-map-reveals-health-of-seas-and-value-of-protecting-them-in-pictures

Art–science collaborations: Change of perspective

Animated collage

http://abduzeedo.com/logo-design-stars (shape)


(Video) 10 PLASTIC BOTTLES LIFE HACKS YOU SHOULD KNOW!

The Fantastical Visions of a Forgotten Early 21st Century Illustrator

(Video) Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats - I Need Never Get Old (Live)

"I don't like to say I have given my life to art. I prefer to say art has given me my life." Frank Stella
"If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. Your life will be impoverished. But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life.” Frank Lloyd Wright
"The mind takes its shape from whatever it rests upon." - Old Buddhist saying
"Life's most persistent and urgent question; what are you doing for others?" - Martin Luther King Jr.
"Wondering how else you could view life when things are already going really well is the sign of a spiritual rock star." - The Universe

02 September 2016

(Video) First Map of Toronto

http://hyperallergic.com/320293/how-robert-irwin-breaks-the-rules-of-art/

(Digital Archiving)  http://rhizome.org/editorial/2016/aug/09/rhizome-releases-first-public-version-of-webrecorder/

(Book) Strictly Mobile: How the Largest Man-Made Platform in History is Changing Our World

(pdf) 15 years later: on the physics of high-rise building collapses

http://www.azuremagazine.com/article/installations-at-burning-man-2016/

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/aug/18/ice-scientists-arctic-ice-disappearing-reduce-emissions-peter-wadhams

https://www.canadianarchitect.com/events/international-conference-structural-civil-architectural-engineering/

http://www.qualityfoam.com/ethafoam.asp (polyethylene packing material) for art installations

(Animation) Karma

"Is it finished?" - Allister Keene
"Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you." - Nathaniel Hawthorne
"Wherever you are drawn, go! (... both your head and your heart will agree)." - TU
"Sex appeal is fifty percent what you've got, and fifty percent what people think you've got." - Sophia Loren
"It is no exaggeration to state that the Renaissance artist was the best practicing mathematician and that in the fifteenth century he was also the most learned and accomplished theoretical mathematician." - Via (book)

30 August 2016

http://www.businessinsider.com/countries-same-latitude-north-south-america-animated-map-2016

http://datos.gob.es/sites/default/files/files/2013-07-Visualization-Tools.pdf

http://rhizome.org/editorial/2016/aug/17/rhizomes-2016-net-art-microgrants/

(3D modeling software) https://www.rhino3d.com/features

https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=ArtofAbstraction (only 3 product listings?)

https://www.shopify.com/blog/14866757-make-your-pins-count-7-ways-to-drive-sales-and-traffic-with-pinterest

https://www.quantamagazine.org/20160802-unified_theory_of_randomness/

Visual Sound Poetry #71 - the jokers are wild - In the Collage Gallery

(Music Video) The Tragically Hip - At The Hundredth Meridian

Manufacturer Of Paper Tubes: http://trendpak.com/

"There is no greater joy than that of feeling oneself a creator. The triumph of life is expressed by creation." - Henri Bergson
"The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them." - Ernest Hemingway
"With collage, one might argue that collaboration is naturally part of the process, that the use of source materials is a passive collaboration with the original creators." - Via
"Don't go back to less because you're too impatient to wait for more." - Michaella Shannon
"It takes a BIG person, to accept full responsibility for their own happiness. It takes an even bigger person to accept full responsibility for their own unhappiness." - TU.

25 August 2016

http://www.newstatesman.com/2016/08/da-vinci-genome-how-science-drives-art-and-art-drives-science

(Projection Mapping+) http://troikatronix.com/isadora/about/

http://mathcraft.wonderhowto.com/how-to/math-craft-monday-community-submissions-plus-make-orderly-tangle-triangles

Official Trailer for Flatland: The Movie

http://www.wsj.com/articles/do-digitally-altered-photos-represent-fact-or-fiction

http://www.business2community.com/strategy/bucky-fuller-method-dividing-half-improves-personal-productivity-01613904

(Book) https://www.brainpickings.org/2012/08/24/how-to-be-an-explorer-of-the-world-keri-smith/

https://www.google.ca/intl/en/policies/privacy/

(Video)  M. C. Escher Documentary (features the Artist in Action Practising his Unusual Perspective)

https://aatishb.github.io/entropy/

"Step off into the blank of your mind, something will come to you." - Richard Wilbur
"The secret behind miracles is that the person performing them begins without any knowledge whatsoever of exactly how they will succeed... yet still they begin." - The Universe
"Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames." - Rumi
"School is the advertising agency which makes you believe that you need the society as it is." - Ivan Illich
"I have touched with a sense of art some people; they felt the love and the life. Can you offer me anything to compare to that joy for an artist?" - Mary Cassatt