13 July 2018

https://www.blogto.com/city/2018/07/you-can-finally-navigate-path-your-phone/

https://thebodyelectric-lecorpselectrique.ca/exhibitions/

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hadrian's_Wall

(3D viewer) https://enscape3d.com/knowledgebase/panorama-cardboard/

https://buildingbridgesshift.org/

(Projection.Mapping)  https://www.derivative.ca/099/Downloads/Default.asp

'Long Exposure Festival' by http://littledada.ca/  (met at Maker Festival)

https://returntonow.net/2016/03/06/bees-love-cannabis/

(Definition) 'Trompe-l'œil' :  art technique that uses realistic imagery to create the optical illusion that the depicted objects exist in three dimensions.

900 homepage linked by http://maastricht.iklancespleng.co/visual-essay-example/

"Suppose that instead of shutting out the realities of others as absurd or dangerous or heretical or stupid, I was willing to explore and learn about those realities." - C.Rogers
"Have you also ever wanted something so badly that all your wishing, hoping, and praying kept you from seeing that you had it all along?" - The Universe
"I was a peripheral visionary. I could see the future, but only way off to the side." - Steven Wright
"I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart." - Vincent Van Gogh
"When you are holding an Air Guitar, you can't be holding a gun." - Ancient Air Guitar Proverb

05 July 2018

https://www.vice.com/en_nz/article/evvxg7/chart-every-countrys-favorite-book-on-this-map

https://www.dezeen.com/2018/07/06/eight-houses-bamboo-construction-roundup-architecture/

https://digital-photography-school.com/12-tips-for-mastering-the-clone-stamp-tool-in-photoshop/

Live word clouds; menti.com

Panel discussion participants: Blockchain in the Art World – Digital Art Moderator: Jason Bailey, artnome.com Masha McConaghy, BigchainDB/Ocean Protocol Matt Hall, Cryptopunks John Zettler, The R.A.R.E. Network Yehudit Mam, DADA.nyc

https://nowtoronto.com/culture/art-and-design/scarborough-city-name-sign/


(Definition) "aikido" ; Way of combining forces, is formed of three kanji:
  •  – ai – joining, unifying, combining, fitting
  •  – ki – spirit, energy, mood, morale
  •  –  – way, path

https://theoutline.com/post/5124/are-we-stuck-with-cement-environmental-impact

https://saskatchewanherald.com/2018/06/29/boushie-family-lawyer-calls-out-sask-legal-aid-legal-aid-cries-foul/

"Don’t Behave. Be Brave.” - Artists
"When things take longer than you thought they would, it's just a gentle reminder that you have more time than you thought, and that there's a journey to enjoy." - The Universe
"We believe that peace is not just signed papers, but rather a contract between generations for the building of a more promising and less threatening future.” - King Hussein bin Talal
"Such is the strength of art, rough things to shape.” - James Howell
"I bought some powdered water. But I don't know what to add.” - Steven Wright

29 June 2018

http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/new-atlas-of-indigenous-peoples-reveals-country-before-the-lines-were-drawn

http://www.mightymacro.com/

Casa Josman satelliteimage

https://blog.sketchup.com/

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/i-just-love-those-old-buildings-photographer-creates-map-of-275-sask-grain-elevators

https://theculturetrip.com/africa/the-gambia/articles/the-incredible-story-of-the-gambias-graffiti-villages

(Collage show) https://www.thepaintingcenter.org/juxtaposition   (Catalogue JuxtaPositions.pdf) 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Massive_Attack_discography

(Uncle Rocco puppet) videos

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/undertheinfluence/this-brand-created-the-first-ad-visible-from-outer-space

"I don't have to agree with you to like you or respect you." - Anthony Bourdain
"Finding the words is another step in learning to see." - Robin Wall Kimmere, botanist and Native American storyteller
"Pleasure may be found by absorbing ourselves in questions of pure geometry." - Albert Einstein
"I would rather have questions that cant be answered than answers that can't be questioned." - Richard Feynman
"Sometimes you just have to dive right in." - Kitten

12 June 2018

https://www.citylab.com/design/2015/09/wayfinding-with-lance-wyman

https://theconversation.com/i-teach-refugees-to-map-their-world

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girih
http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/gereh-sazi

https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/5gk4jz/this-canadian-artist-halted-pipeline-development-by-copyrighting-his-land-as-a-work-of-art

Artist who did SK hole residency

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/walk-worlds-meditative-labyrinths

(Definition) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orientability :

https://www.archdaily.com/893555/tensegrity-structures-what-they-are-and-what-they-can-be?

https://oenogallery.com/exhibitions/outdoor-sculpture-exhibition-2018/

Digital Ceilings https://laqfoil.com/custom-print/

"Every day, you write. You don’t know how the work will go. You don’t know if you’ll succeed. You may never know. We all understand this. We all know that there is a certain kind of danger you can’t evade, no matter what kind of house you live in.” - Via
"Consciousness is a much smaller part of our mental life than we are conscious of, because we cannot be conscious of what we are not conscious of.” - Julian Jaynes
"Imagination, like certain wild animals, will not breed in captivity." - George Orwell
"Never let a fool kiss you or a kiss fool you.” - Unknown
"Sometimes having more fun and being happier comes from looking for each in crazy, new places; instead of waiting for them to come from where you've found them before or where others are now finding them (philosophically taking yourself to places few have dared to go)." - The Universe

09 June 2018

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/05/supplemental-maps-cartography-magazine-anniversary-culture/

https://www.straight.com/arts/1069516/douglas-coupland-debut-art-installation-vancouver-aquarium-tackling-issue-marine

(Video) Art/Sci  Merging Methodologies

http://www.salishsearesidency.ca/Home.html

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/nevada-highway-95-road-trip-las-vegas

https://www.audacityteam.org/.  https://www.audacityteam.org/download/mac/

http://kolajmagazine.com/content/kolaj-fest/uncollage/

https://www.pinterest.com/anouchey/stikki-peaches/

(Definition) Pedro; '...a friend who only comes once in a great while and that the ladies sometimes will love to be with...'

https://artreview.com/


“Always see work as play and play as important, and soon you won’t know the difference between them." - The Universe
"Tombstones are the one sculpture we all get, the one that replaces us, regardless if we relate to art or not."- Urs Fischer
“If everything doesn't go as planned in this life, I guess it's like I want it in another life.” -
“A map is able to connect with somebody in a different way than a text will or a photo will,” notes the magazine’s director of cartography Martin Gamache. Maps “engage with a different part of our psyche or our brain.”
"Life is short. Break the rules. Forgive quickly, kiss slowly. Love truly. Laugh uncontrollably and never regret anything that makes you smile." - Mark Twain

01 June 2018

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/the-obsessively-detailed-map-of-american-literatures-most-epic-road-trips

http://icestupa.org/

https://broto.eco/collaboration-blueprint

Tensegrity calculations;  http://www.angelfire.com/ma4/bob_wb/tenseg.pdf

How to make an Icosahedron

http://www.openculture.com/2018/05/dozens-of-m-c-escher-prints-now-digitized-put-online-by-the-boston-public-library.html

(Plasma cutting) https://steelappeal.com/

(Definition) 'Holodomor' (Ukrainian); to kill by starvation, also known as the Terror-Famine and Famine-Genocid  Via

(Definition) ‘thrawn’: (people) obstinate, intractable, etc. Thrawn is frequently used with reference to stubbornness and absolute conviction.

https://www.allposters.com/-st/Cardboard-Cutouts

"Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things." - Edgar Degas
"The next frontiers of scientific discovery will be pioneered by those who can transcend the traditional boundaries of science.” - Eric Schmidt, former CEO of Google
"Great big, innovative, world changing ideas are plentiful; people who take tiny little baby steps toward them are rare." - The Universe
"Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible." - M. C. Escher
"Conversation in real life is full of half-finished sentences and overlapping talk. Why shouldn't painting be too?" - Edgar Degas

21 May 2018

https://palopenmaps.org/#/

http://www.canyaviva.com/la-asociacion

https://www.citylab.com/life/2018/05/the-photographer-who-watched-toronto-become-a-city

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/how-patio-furniture-and-fence-posts-might-solve-n-s-s-plastic-recycling-woes

https://www.artsper.com/fr/artistes-contemporains/espagne/4425/pedro-cano#mobile-menu


"I had to fight my way through the not-enough, not-me, not-this, not-here and not-now." - Andrea Balt
"Collage is an inexhaustible source of serendipities." - Silvia Cuello, Spanish artist
"Sometimes one of the most helpful things you can do for another is to let them learn stuff for themselves, at their own pace (it's also one of the most helpful things you can do for yourself)." - The Universe
"Plan your path; work your plan; knowing your path has signals for you too." - Sara Genn
"You have to be a little scared of what you’re doing. Otherwise, you just paint the same masterpiece a little worse." - Alex Katz