28 April 2017

https://www.quantamagazine.org/20170404-gerrymandering-math-standard/

https://decolonialatlas.wordpress.com/2016/04/12/inuit-cartography

http://mashable.com/2017/04/12/google-autodraw/#7vWtrQcxRaqA

http://www.hotpopfactory.com/blog/2016/06/19/guide-to-laser-cutting-engraving-materials

https://hyperallergic.com/371903/more-than-a-million-strangers-collaborate-pixel-by-pixel-on-a-digital-canvas/

(Geoffrey Farmer) http://bordercrossingsmag.com/article/the-multitudinous-see (biennale artist)

http://www.archdaily.com/784648/12-ways-of-representing-multi-layered-architectural-atmospheres

(Vine graffiti)  http://mymodernmet.com/zhoushan-gouqi-island-hou-tou-wan-abandoned-fishing-village/

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2017/04/13/nestle-water-bottles

https://ca.yahoo.com/finance/news/now-i-get-it-bitcoin

"In case they look at you funny when you tell them of your loftiest dreams, goals, and ...?... all you have to do is turn your head sideways, raise an eyebrow, and slowly say, 'I... have... connections' ... (because you do)." - The Universe
"People wanted the world to be a story, because stories had to sound right and they had to make sense. People wanted the world to make sense." - Terry Pratchett
"Physics is like sex: sure, it may give practical results, but that's not why we do it." - Richard Feynman
"In the closed space of cinema there is no circulation, no movement, and no exchange. In the darkness, spectators sink into their seats as though slipping into bed… this model is broken apart by the folding of the dark space of cinema into the white cube of the gallery." - Michael Snow on La Région Centrale
"Do what everyone else does, and get what everyone else got." - R.B. Wild

20 April 2017

http://www.archdaily.com/797814/71-thousand-high-res-historical-maps-available-for-free-download

http://www.blogto.com/city/2017/03/map-shows-how-many-people-live-and-work-near-ttc-stations/

https://www.weeklywallart.com/collections/map-to-my-heart

http://www.isea-web.org/ ISEA is one of the world’s most prominent international arts and technology events:

https://images.nasa.gov/#/

http://www.artnews.com/2017/04/06/artica-svalbard-a-norwegian-foundation-in-the-arctic-circle-announces-first-artists-in-residence

http://investorplace.com/2017/03/hide-stock-market-crash

https://hyperallergic.com/369117/clay-vessels-pay-tribute-to-the-plastic-water-bottle/

http://ca.complex.com/life/2017/03/fbi-releases-photos-from-pentagon-911-attack-site-washington

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2017/04/how-wearable-heart-rate-monitors-work-and-which-is-best-for-you/

"I do not hear in my imagination the parts successively, but I hear them gleich alles zusammen (at the same time all together)." - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
"Principles are good and worth the effort only when they develop into deeds." - Van Gogh
"But what if I don’t?" - Via (You know what you’ve been promised if you buy… but what if you don’t? How would your life improve if you said ‘no?’)
"DEAFNESS DOESN'T PREVENT COMPOSERS HEARING THE MUSIC. IT PREVENTS THEM HEARING THE DISTRACTIONS." - Terry Pratchett, Soul Music
"Happiness does not mean you've settled for less; it signals you're ready for more." - The Universe

11 April 2017

Toronto Aerial Photography

http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/archaeology/a25395/dinosaur-fossil-map

http://weburbanist.com/2008/11/28/cardboard-art-and-sculptures/

(Montage Film) Isaac Julien: Ten Thousand Waves

The Toronto Dreams Project is all about popularizing the history of Toronto http://torontodreamsproject.blogspot.ca/p/about-toronto-dreams-project.html

http://canadacouncil.ca/funding/grants

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/17/world/europe/florence-tackles-duomo-defacement-with-a-new-tool-virtual-graffiti

Alan Parsons Project

http://www.ae911truth.org/news/317-news-media-events-fraud-exposed-in-nist-wtc-7-reports-part-1.html

https://ca.yahoo.com/movies/monty-python-exclusive-heres-rare-slideshow

"The multiplicity of our lives is, in the long run, going to enrich our work." - Pamela Tanner Boll
"Too much is enough." - Howard Hodgkin
"In an instant he became aware that the tourist was about to try his own peculiar brand of linguistics, which meant that he would speak loudly and slowly in his own language." - Terry Pratchett, The Color of Magic
"Whatever you want, go there in thought first, and go there often." - The Universe
"When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece." - John Ruskin

03 April 2017

https://www.indy100.com/article/map-earth-projection-mercator-gall-peters-authagraph-accuracy-area-globe-fold-7395716

http://www.popsci.com/vizzies-winners-2017

http://www.blogto.com/city/2017/03/toronto-labyrinths-hide-plain-sight/

(CERN Residency?) http://nautil.us/issue/46/balance/a-brief-history-of-the-grand-unified-theory-of-physics

https://hyperallergic.com/366486/a-virtual-border-wall-displays-art-by-immigrants/

(Satire) http://www.theonion.com/article/everyone-in-middle-east-given-own-country

Cardboard Tube Art

http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/the-rock-star-wolf-of-juan-de-fuca/image/5/

https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2017/03/20/global-affairs-canada-nixes-cardboard-cut-outs-of-justin-trudeau.html

http://hyperallergic.com/363448/goodbye-to-all-that-why-do-artists-reject-the-art-world/

"That which you most need is already at hand. It's just your present belief in its absence that keeps it from view." - The Universe
"You should listen to your heart, and not the voices in your head." - Matt Groening
"To die, to sleep- To sleep, per chance to dream- ah, there's the rub, For in this sleep of death what dreams may come." William Shakespeare, Hamlet
"The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep. You must ask for what you really want. Don’t go back to sleep." - Rumi
"A man who dares to waste an hour of time has not discovered the value of his life." - Charles Darwin

27 March 2017

http://www.polygon.com/2017/3/7/14843306/breath-of-the-wild-map-locations

(Map) http://www.livescience.com/58270-climate-change-health-effects-united-states.html

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/map-shows-over-a-century-of-documented-lynchings-in-united-states

(Art show) http://www.sciartmagazine.com/blog/on-view-the-art-of-the-brain-at-mount-sinai

http://publicdomainreview.org/collections/max-bruckners-collection-of-polyhedral-models-1900/

https://vimeo.com/help/compression setting recommendations  (Your video’s resolution is rather low, and may not look its best on Vimeo. Export your video in a higher resolution or it will look crummy. This video’s audio bit rate is less than 120 kbit/s, which is lower than what we recommend for a video with 2 channels. Your bit rate is 105 kbit/s).

FaceBook Page:


http://canadawaterweek.com/

http://hyperallergic.com/364428/dan-mills-current-wars-and-conflicts/

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/23/well/move/the-best-exercise-for-aging-muscles

"Judge of a man by his questions rather than by his answers." - Voltaire
"You want to know what my secret is? I don't mind what happens."  Jiddu Krishnamurthi
"Accept what is. Release what was. Create what must be." - Year of You
eBook "Prototyping for physical and digital products"
"It's your road, and yours alone; others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you." - Rumi
"The world is a globe; the farther you sail, the closer to home you are." - Terry Pratchett, Nationhood

20 March 2017

Language Map: https://elms.wordpress.com/2008/03/04/lexical-distance-among-languages-of-europe/

https://arstechnica.co.uk/information-technology/2017/02/google-brain-super-resolution-zoom-enhance/

Weed Muralist:


https://www.artsy.net/gene/digital-art

Festival (art, interaction, and information) http://eyeofestival.com/about/

http://hyperallergic.com/363448/goodbye-to-all-that-why-do-artists-reject-the-art-world/

Outsider Art Museum: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/15/arts/design/american-visionary-art-museum-rebecca-alban-hoffberger

https://yuriyczoli.com/written_thoughts/2017/03/06/Toronto1954.html

http://www.badplastics.com/single-use-plastics.html

http://theunboundedspirit.com/35-life-transforming-lessons-from-the-taoist-master-lao-tzu/

"Judge of a man by his questions rather than by his answers." - Voltaire
"You want to know what my secret is? I don't mind what happens."  Jiddu Krishnamurthi
"Accept what is. Release what was. Create what must be." - Year of You
"It's your road, and yours alone; others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you." - Rumi
"The world is a globe; the farther you sail, the closer to home you are." - Terry Pratchett, Nationhood

07 March 2017

Pangaea Map

http://hyperallergic.com/356109/diaristic-maps-composed-of-tens-of-thousands-of-photographs

https://www.inverse.com/article/26800-map-megaregions-of-the-us

https://www.quantamagazine.org/20170223-bootstrap-geometry-theory-space

https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/02/how-brain-scientists-forgot-that-brains-have-owners/517599/

https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/illustration/expressing-abstract-mathematical-concepts-through-art/

http://fuckyeahjohnheartfield.tumblr.com/

http://www.artspace.com/magazine/art_101/art_market/our_complete_guide_to_prints

(Music Video) "Wild One

(Monty Python) Did you see him repressing me?

" ... just doing a teeny, tiny something today, anything, from wherever you are, is the best way to start something." - The Universe
"Without mathematics there is no art." -  Fra Luca Bartolomeo de Pacioli art
"If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is." - John Louis von Neumann
"Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along." -  Rumi
"Sculpture is what you bump into when you back up to see a painting." - Barnett Newman

01 March 2017

http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20170119-the-provocative-maps-that-tell-britains-history

http://mentalfloss.com/article/92200/what-square-mile-citys-grid-looks-around-world

http://gifmaker.cc/PlayGIFAnimation

http://hyperallergic.com/352616/roy-brewster-norian-house/  HexMan

http://www.nybooks.com/daily/2017/02/12/the-problem-of-public-sculpture/

http://www.metafilter.com/139786/Use-Photography-as-a-Weapon

http://lyricstranslate.com/en/ca-plane-pour-moi-thats-cool-me.html#songtranslation

Mash 2 songs

Permafrost Melt

http://arterynyc.com/2017/01/28/hitler-set-out-to-destroy-degenerate-art/

"In a time of deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act." - George Orwell
"Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much." - Erich Fromm
".. for every mortal step you take, another cog in a giant wheel behind the curtains of time and space advances, and with it 10,000 new possibilities." - TU
"The world doesn't make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do?" - Pablo Picasso
"You measure a democracy by the freedom it gives its dissidents, not the freedom it gives its assimilated conformists." - Abbie Hoffman

21 February 2017

Universe MapThe Most Detailed Map to Date of Our Place in the Universe

http://www.blogto.com/sports_play/2017/01/map-outdoor-skating-rinks-toronto/

http://www.artbordersproject.com/about/

http://hyperallergic.com/348907/the-phantom-atlas/

http://www.digicult.it/art/media-art-and-art-market-intervista-con-christa-sommerer/

Mónica Bello, Head of Arts at CERN

https://www.reddit.com/r/photoshopbattles/comments/5oywro/psbattle_djts_official_presidential_portrait/

http://hyperallergic.com/217577/the-revolution-has-been-digitized-explore-the-oldest-archive-of-radical-posters/

http://www.blogto.com/city/2017/01/mirvish-village-might-be-saved-honest-eds-redevelopment/

http://boingboing.net/2017/02/01/mind-boggling-graph-of-trump business connections

" ... we can’t help but fret more about what effects we might have on the future in which we will not exist than about what might have happened in the past when we did not exist." - Via
"In the creative act, the artist goes from intention to realization through a chain of totally subjective reactions." - Marcel Duchamp
"Have your own definition of success...so you can fulfill your dreams, not someone else's expectations of your dreams." - Elliot Fletcher
"A conclusion is the place where you got tired of thinking." - Steven Wright
"If you watch close, history does nothing but repeat itself. What we call chaos is just patterns we haven't recognized. What we call random is just patterns we can't decipher. What we can't understand we call nonsense. What we can't read we call gibberish." - Chuck Palahniuk

13 February 2017

http://bigthink.com/strange-maps/the-shortest-route-between-all-the-pubs-in-the-uk

http://www.citylab.com/design/2017/01/mit-senseable-city-lab-treepedia-mapping-urban-trees/

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/

(HexMan) http://hyperallergic.com/352616/roy-brewster-norian-house/

(Video) Magical Triangle

http://www.csicop.org/si/show/why_skepticism

(Memory Art Project) https://www.facebook.com/BaycrestFoundation

https://www.reddit.com/r/photoshopbattles/

http://www.tate.org.uk/learn/online-resources/glossary/d/dada

http://toronto.shambhala.org/monthly-calendar

"It’s now, we’re us and this is here. If you’re in pain, this too shall pass. If you’re in luxury, this too shall pass." - Louis CK
"... being forced to walk on flat asphalt and concrete floors […] estranged from man’s age-old relationship and contact to earth, a crucial part of man withers and dies." - Friedensreich Hundertwassser
"When performing, I am able to purely live in the moment." - Ava Wild
" A common man marvels at uncommon things. A wise man marvels at the commonplace.” - Confucius
"Because the Outsider is continually darting on ahead, she remains undiscovered and misunderstood." - John Devlin

08 February 2017

https://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2015/11/map-and-territory/

https://www.cia.gov/news-information/featured-story-archive/2016-featured-story-archive/mapmakers-craft.html

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/national/maps-of-american-infrastrucure

http://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/2017/01/11/when-mathematics-and-art-collaborate

http://hyperallergic.com/350791/seeing-science-project/

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jan/04/anti-surveillance-clothing-facial-recognition-hyperface

http://graphichistorycollective.com/

(Definition) "Anthropocene" ; flooding, drought, ecocide, extinction of species, loss of biodiversity, waste, ocean acidification, climate change, energy transition, resource use.

Protest Signs 

(Micro Finance)  https://www.kiva.org/

"The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it." - Arthur Schopenhauer
"An artist can show things that other people are terrified of expressing." - Louise Bourgeois
"Clarity does not interest me. Understanding is tentative. Knowledge is conditional." -  Richard Nonas, artist
"Make your own Bible. Select and collect all the words and sentences that in all your readings have been to you like the blast of a trumpet." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
"We go through life. We shed our skins. We become ourselves." - Patti Smith

31 January 2017

http://metrocosm.com/disputed-territories-map.html

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/art-draws-out-the-beauty-of-physics

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2017/jan/18/santiago-ramon-y-cajal-mind-maps-the-beauty-of-brain-cells-in-pictures

http://qbi.uq.edu.au/news/best-neuroscience-images-of-year-2016

http://www.onbeing.org/blog/the-disease-of-being-busy

(http://channel.louisiana.dk/artists/guido-van-der-werve ) did an Arctic 'standing' time lapse

https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-these-10-unrealized-artworks-would-have-been-spectacular

http://abcnews.go.com/Business/facebooks-graffiti-artist-david-choes-life-unchanged

Vasarely Cube(Art Films)  https://www.ago.net/art-and-cinema

(Video) How rope is made

"It takes more courage to examine the dark corners of your own soul than it does for a soldier to fight on a battlefield." - W. B. Yeats
"Let me remind the reader that I am only an experimenter. Do not set the least value on what I do, or the least discredit on what I do not, as if I pretended to settle anything as true or false. I unsettle all things. No facts are to me sacred; none are profane; I simply experiment, an endless seeker with no past." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
"One death is a tragedy, one million is a statistic." - Joseph Stalin
"There are no rules. That is how art is born, how breakthroughs happen. Go against the rules or ignore the rules. That is what invention is about." -  Helen Frankenthaler, Sérénade
"Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavour." - Truman Capote

25 January 2017

http://bigthink.com/strange-maps/291-federal-lands-in-the-us

Brain Visualization: http://labocine.com/spotlight/42

http://www.star2.com/culture/arts/2016/12/31/yoichi-ochiai-japanese-scientist-makes-art/

Projection Mapping Software;  http://troikatronix.com/isadora/about/   taught by http://maziart.ca/

https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ah/ah-news-publication/ucl_announces_scientist_in_residence_at_slade

http://waysofseeingwaysofseeing.com/ways-of-seeing-john-berger-5.7.pdf

https://www.facebook.com/pg/RawnWild/photos/

CollageArtist: http://www.juanortiz-apuy.com/

(Video) How to make a FlexTangle

Google Photo; Back up photos & videos