17 May 2019

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/the-mind-of-leonardo-da-vinci/

https://www.mnn.com/green-tech/research-innovations/stories/10-ways-graphene-could-change-the-world

https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/rethinking-stereotypes-about-science-and-the-arts

http://kennethsnelson.net/category/sculptures/small-sculptures/

http://www.tamasoft.co.jp/papermodels/?order=count&genre=-1

D-Day: https://ca.yahoo.com/news/stunning-drone-footage-shows-moving-162101442.html

Museum for Architecture Design and Digital Culture : https://hetnieuweinstituut.nl/en/plan-your-visit

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/fort-mcmurray-man-raising-awareness-about-missing-indigenous-woman-last-seen-8-years-ago-1.4731371

(Math moments) https://www.instagram.com/eipiphiny/

https://www.thescinewsreporter.com/2019/03/san-francisco-becomes-first-city-to-ban.html?spref=fb

"Whatever theme or motif I select, what I am drawing is not the physical thing in the picture but rather the particular sort of time that exists there." - Yuichi Yokoyama
"To make people free is the aim of art, therefore art is the science of freedom.” - Joseph Beuys
"Well-behaved women rarely make history.” - Laurel Ulrich
"It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance, for our consideration and application of these things, and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process." - Henry James
"The secret to being even happier is feeling all of it that you can now feel." - TU

11 May 2019

https://www.zappar.com/blog/what-the-potential-of-augmented-reality-means-for-3d-artists/

XY setup; https://support.xy.company/hc/en-us/articles/115014526387-XY4-Quick-Start-Guide

http://www.openculture.com/2016/05/download-6600-free-films-from-the-prelinger-archives-and-use-them-however-you-like.html

(Sacred Geometry) https://bouldermasterbuilders.com/certification/

https://hyperallergic.com/495773/aesthetics-at-large-volume-one-art-ethics-politics-thierry-de-duve-university-of-chicago-press-2018/

https://thepointmag.com/2019/examined-life/is-philosophy-fight-club-agnes-callard?mc_cid=4aaea50e02&mc_eid=8534b82fb4

https://medium.com/@yegg/mental-models-i-find-repeatedly-useful

https://www.signarama.ca/on-toronto-east/window-frosting

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/contract-coco-cola-plastic-ottawa-1.5090379

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2019/politics/read-the-mueller-report/

“Never use your eyes to cry for the wrong person who hurt you. Instead use it to search for the right one." - ?
"Well, you were different. You didn't want a perfect life, a typical life, or even a normal life. You wanted a one-of-a-kind." - The Universe
"Sometimes the only way to stand together is by leaning on each other other.” - R.B. Wild
"I took the road less travelled by, but so did everyone else who saw it on Google maps, and now we’re all stuck in traffic." - Via
"The only religions I don't like are the ones that insist their God is bigger than your God.” - Stephen King

03 May 2019

https://leaderpost.com/news/local-news/mayor-passes-judgment-on-judgemental-map-of-regina

(VR examples) https://www.zappar.com/showcase/

https://www.thestar.com/entertainment/stage/opinion/2019/04/09/how-can-theatre-companies-get-indigenous-land-acknowledgments-right.html

http://janeswalk.org/canada/toronto

Leonardo joined art with engineering

https://bluebirdofbitterness.com/palindromes/

https://xyfindit.com/

Sacred Geometry Certifications; https://www.instagram.com/boulder_master_builders/

(Definition) Occam’s Razor ; among competing hypotheses, the one with the fewest assumptions should be selected

Ai Weiwei remembers disappearance of 43 Mexican students  FB

"If you want to change the fruits, you will first have to change the roots. If you want to change the visible, you must first change the invisible." - T. Harv Eker
"Stop thinking that you have to make it happen, and let it happen." - The Universe
"Great edifices, like great mountains, are the work of the ages." - Victor Hugo, The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
"Wherever you stand, be the soul of that place." - Rumi
"I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does.” - Jorge Luis Borges

27 April 2019

https://www.highnorthnews.com/en/30-year-old-compromise-divides-usa-and-canada


(Video) Leonardo Bridge ; https://youtu.be/bnzIhY_2wfo

TetraFoldUp

https://www.mcluhancentre.ca/research

Sacred Geometry: https://bouldermasterbuilders.com/certification/

https://www.cbc.ca/arts/what-s-an-art-installation-and-why-do-they-make-people-mad

http://www.uihi.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Missing-and-Murdered-Indigenous-Women-and-Girls-Report.pdf

(Definition) ‘polemic’: contentious rhetoric that is intended to support a specific position by aggressive claims and undermining of the opposing position. Polemics are mostly seen in arguments about controversial topics.

https://ironcladgraphics.com/knit-toques/

“When people no longer ask serious questions, they are submissive and malleable. Anything can happen.” - Leni Reifenstahl (close friend of Adolf Hitler)
"Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible."- M. C. Escher"
" To see a World in a Grain of Sand
 And a Heaven in a Wild Flower
 Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand
 And Eternity in an hour." -  William Blake, Auguries of Innocence
"Some will hear, but not listen. Some will listen, but not understand. And some will understand, but not act." - The Universe
"I'm gonna do what I want and I'm gonna get paid." - Tom Waits, Going Out West

19 April 2019

https://mappinginjustice.org/

https://canadianartjunkie.com/2016/03/21/dauphinee-embroidered-maps/

https://observer.com/2019/03/blockchain-art-trade-qa-with-french-entreprenuer

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/04/researchers-trick-tesla-autopilot-into-steering-into-oncoming-traffic/

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/03/11/when-the-frontier-becomes-the-wall

https://www.ascb.org/careers/art-science-collaborations-what-are-they-good-for/

Cartography artists; Guillermo Kuitca, Alighiero Boetti, Juan Downey, Mona Hatoum, Hong Hao, Barrett Lyon, The Opte Project, Grayson Perry, Rirkrit Tiravanija (all of them at a certain point work on maps).

Sacred Geometry; https://bouldermasterbuilders.com/magical-brittany-tour/

https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/missing-murdered-native-women

https://themindunleashed.com/2019/03/doctor-cures-deafness-middle-ear-transplant.html

"Think of every single thing that you 'have to' do to get through a day, as things you 'get to' do, before 'your turn' is over." - The Universe
“For us to let their deaths to just go unnoticed; for people not to know that we have missing women in our communities, for their voices not to be heard - to me was unacceptable." - Abigail Echo-Hawk, chief research officer at the Seattle Indian Health Board, and the director of UIHI
"Go where you're drawn." -  Raw'n'
"You can't depend on the man who made the mess to clear it up.” - Indian Proverb
“Sew the seeds of discontent [without which] there would be no advance towards civilisation." - Oscar Wilde

10 April 2019

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/these-beautiful-maps-capture-rivers-that-pulse-through-our-world

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/world/border-barriers/global-illegal-immigration-prevention

https://bouldermasterbuilders.com/energy-vortexes/

https://canadianartjunkie.com/2019/04/03/quick-hits-art-of-the-cane/

http://artbridges.ca/community/community_map

Art Podcasts;  http://www.thelonelypalette.com/episodes

https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-8-artists-silicone-create-strange-radical-artworks

(Collagist) https://www.laterbloomer.com/mary-granville-delany/

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/29/business/poland-spring-water

(Inflammation) https://biologyandlife.com/2019/03/22/smoldering-tissue/

"If all is not lost, where is it?" - Via
"There's always a price to be paid for doing, being, and having more, but it has little to do with working harder or knowing the 'right' people ... it often boils down to simply 'getting out more.' - The Universe
"It's a big club and you ain't in it.” - George Carlin
“If you want to say something and have people listen then you have to wear a mask. If you want to be honest then you have to live a lie.” - Banksy
"Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them. " - A. A. Milne

04 April 2019

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/mississippi-river-ribbon-map

(Digital Art Biennial)  https://thewrong.org/

Wire Sculpture Artist https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2019/01/hybrid-sculptures-by-yuichi-ikehata/

https://bouldermasterbuilders.com/energy-vortexes/

Google Drive Sharing: https://support.google.com

https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/20/18273179/apple-icloud-itunes-app-store-music-services-businesses

(Collage) http://www.ovenall.com/copyright/

Engineering Ethics Art http://www.akimbo.ca/128824

http://www.elisplace.org/about/

(Hex-shaped) https://mymodernmet.com/wood-wool-wall-tiles-form-us-with-love/

"It takes a lot of guts to stand anonymously in a wstern democracy and call for things no-one else believes in - like peace and justice and freedom." - Banksy
"All that you need to have all that you want will be provided, as if by magic, once you know what you want and do something about it every day." - The Universe
"You can only be what you are.” - Jon Batiste
"He looked into the hole, and like any hole it said, Jump.” - Susan Sontag, The Volcano Lover: A Romance
"Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down." - Socrates