20 July 2016

CARTOGRAPHY COMPARISON: GOOGLE MAPS & APPLE MAPS

http://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/articles/15-incredible-works-of-land-art/

http://www.openculture.com/2016/07/download-all-8-issues-of-dada.html

(Video) David Hockney: Photoshop is Boring

(InterAccess festival) http://vectorfestival.org/

(Art/Science Exhibition)  https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/840827025/the-leading-strand-a-design-exhibit-celebrating-sc

Kate Collyer's Svalbard blog notes

https://home.cern/about/updates/2016/06/south-korean-artist-wins-two-month-collide-residency-cern

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2016/07/tessellating-paper-by-polly-verity/

http://www.art-agenda.com/shows/rauschenberg-foundation-announces-2016-artist-as-activist-fellows/

"The whole is simpler than the sum of is parts." - Josiah Gibbs
"You lose nothing when fighting for a cause; the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about." - Muhammed Ali
"It’s part of the nature of man to start with romance and build to a reality." - Henry Miller
"The day your ship arrives, and it now swiftly approaches, the confusion, fear, and setbacks will be among your fondest memories. Today, you're exactly where you most need to be." - The Universe
"The goal is not to possess power but to radiate it." - ?

11 July 2016

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/a-19thcentury-cartographer-crammed-all-of-human-history-into-this-map?

(Video Collage) DADA

https://www.facebook.com/RawnWild/posts/528633744001113:0

 http://www.openculture.com/2016/06/philosophy-prof-illustrates-nietzsches-zarathustra-in-the-style-of-dr-seuss.html

http://venturebeat.com/2016/06/19/why-your-company-needs-an-artist-in-residence/

http://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/articles/12-outsider-artists-who-prove-you-dont-need-to-go-to-art-school/

http://arctic-news.blogspot.ca/2016/06/high-temperatures-in-arctic

(Video) Burke Brown Tribute

http://www.wtc7evaluation.org

http://theunboundedspirit.com/short-story-the-taoist-farmer/

"Often it isn't the mountains ahead that wear you out, it's the little pebble in your shoe." - Muhammad Ali
"Art is a pharmaceutical product for idiots." - Picabia
"Just because you can't see the miracles doesn't mean they aren't happening, doesn't mean you're alone, and doesn't mean you're on the wrong path." - TU
"I am very attracted by bad taste; it is a lot more exciting than that supposed good taste which is nothing more than a standardized way of looking at things." - Helmut Newton
"It’s part of the nature of man to start with romance and build to a reality." - Ray Bradbury (with Carl Sagan and Arthur C. Clarke about space and the human future)

05 July 2016

Strolling through @Distillery_TO? Check out Ron Wild's brain sculpture "Gaming" presented by #Amaya #NoBlankBrains pic.twitter.com/Ygv5lSVpzj — The Brain Project (@TheBrainProj) June 7, 2016

(Animation) Polar Sea Ice

http://honesttopaws.com/gps-cat

http://nautil.us/issue/35/boundaries/why-nature-prefers-hexagons

https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-100-years-on-why-dada-still-matters

http://fenyvesikristof.hu/documents/bridges/HistoryOfBridgesCommunityMathematicalIntelligencerFenyvesi.pdf

http://www.cmybacon.com/2010/05/cardboard-tube-art/

http://picasaweb.google.com/liruorigami1/Kirigami

http://hyperallergic.com/304350/dancing-to-the-glacial-rhythms-of-ice/

(Book) https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/pirate-philosophy

"Never hope for it more than you work for it." - Sonya Teclai
"A single day is enough to make us a little larger or, another time, a little smaller." - Paul Klee
"If you focus on success, you’ll have stress. But if you pursue excellence, success will be guaranteed." - Deepak Chopra
"If you're in trouble, or hurt or need - go to the poor people. They're the only ones that'll help - the only ones." - John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath
"What do you mean, you can't see it? You don't know? You aren't sure? You're scared? This is an adventure, you're an adventurer, uncertainty, fear, and even setbacks happen (besides, 'easy' has never been your style)." - TU

29 June 2016

(Map) https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2013/10/09/map-these-are-the-cities-that-climate-change-will-hit-first/

http://malina.diatrope.com/2016/05/29/is-art-science-bad-art-and-bad-science-follow-the-raging-argument-in-the-mercado-central-exchange/

http://performancesolutions.net/the-brain-project-breaking-the-fundraising-mould-through-public-art/

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/08/life-stories-narrative-psychology-redemption-mental-health/400796/

(Book) http://www.peterlang.com/index.cfm?event=cmp.cst.ebooks.datasheet&id=88994

https://www.artrabbit.com/artist-opportunities

3M™ Envision™ Translucent and Diffuser Films  (provide more light transmission - optimizing LED light)

'Interactive art' idea (?)

http://www.electronicbeats.net/feed/youtube-channel-200-rare-print-noise-albums/

http://www.migratingmiss.com/24-unusual-travel-words-you-should-know/

"What one does is what counts and not what one had the intention of doing." - Pablo Picasso
"Whether or not you can now see it, there is ALWAYS a way." - The Universe
"To know oneself, one should assert oneself." - Albert Camus Via
"Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the artist is the only person who is never serious." - Oscar Wilde
"You won't do a lot in the future, that you aren't already doing a little of today." - R.B. Wild

22 June 2016

http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/tag/map

(Video demonstration) Hydrographics - Water Transfer Printing

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/06/theres-no-such-thing-as-free-will

Wall coverings and glass films ( including 3M™ DI-NOC™ Architectural Finishes and 3M™ Fasara™ Glass Finishes)

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/partners/advscotiabankphotoplay0416/what-has-digital-done-to-the-arts-photographer/article29719160/

https://www.the-parallax.com/2016/05/06/why-satoshi-nakamoto-matters-bitcoin

(Quebec) Installation Artist: http://www.all-art.ca/projets.html

http://librospopup.blogspot.ca/2009/05/descarga-gratis-libro-phantastische.html

(Methane Bomb) http://www.vice.com/en_ca/read/this-is-the-looming-climate-change-disaster-in-canadas-north-that-no-one-is-talking-about

http://www.daileyadventurers.com/10-uncommon-travel-quotes-to-inspire-wanderlust/

"Everything boils down to priorities. Everything." - The Universe
"My different styles must not be seen as an evolution, or as steps towards an ideal. Everything I have ever made was made for the present and with the hope that it would always remain in the present." - Pablo Picasso
"Risk being seen in all of your glory." - Jim Carrey
"The 'earth' without 'art' is just 'eh'." - Albert Einstein
"One recognizes one’s course by discovering the paths that stray from it." - Albert Camus

17 June 2016

http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2016/5/13/american-slavery-maps

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/what-does-the-new-double-slit-experiment-actually-show/

http://rhizome.org/editorial/2016/may/24/surface-image-reception-painting-in-a-digital-age/

http://www.leonardo.info/isast/isastinfo.html

https://aeon.co/essays/your-brain-does-not-process-information-and-it-is-not-a-computer

Magic Spinning Kirigami Card

3M™ Envision™ Wrap  Vinyl Films

http://hyperallergic.com/298529/a-photo-exhibition-about-israel-and-the-west-bank-that-chooses-sides/

http://www.highnorthnews.com/finland-increased-militarization-brings-more-infrastructure-to-the-arctic/

Why Trend is Not Destiny

"The lack of a lucky break can be the difference between wild success and a near miss or worse." - Barry Ritholtz, Bloomberg View
"Living away is part of how we know what's worth coming home to." -  Michael Crummey, Author
"When the faintest glimmer of an insight appears, the wise artist explores in that direction. To evolve, artists need to exploit their glimmers." - Robert Genn
"You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question." - Albert Camus
"Just because you're a supernatural, unstoppable, manifesting machine, doesn't mean you can't ask for help. A lot of help. And fully expect to receive it. That was part of 'the deal'." - The Universe

13 June 2016

https://aeon.co/opinions/perspective-is-a-lesson-in-how-science-collaborates-with-art

(Papercraft) Torus  How-to video  Template

3M Instructions for installing vehicle wraps

Sewing studio, shop and community space: http://www.makesomething.ca/about/

http://www.ngcmagazine.ca/features/magazines-floral-foam-and-dried-plants-conserving-leaves-of-grass-by-geoffrey-farmer

Greatest Creative Collaborations of All Time

http://www.openculture.com/2016/02/hear-the-experimental-music-of-the-dada-movement.html

Sudden acute shoulder pain: http://www.healthline.com/health/brachial-neuritis#Treatments6

http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/techtank/posts/2016/03/16-six-ways-to-disable-a-drone

(Definition) Zen; indirect subtly of action, its Taoist 'action by no action'

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is: 'what are you doing for others?'" - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
"If the dream is a translation of waking life, waking life is also a translation of the dream." - René Magritte
"You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life."- Albert Camus
"I wondered whether I could not sell something and succeed in life." - Broodthaers (supposedly said at the launch of his career as a visual artist in 1964)
"You can't blame gravity for falling in love." - Albert Einstein