22 July 2021

Mapping http://archivesofspace.com/resources.html

http://blog.waterfrontoronto.ca/nbe/portal/wt/home/blog-home/posts/How-we-designed-torontos-new-bridges       https://www.blogto.com/city/2020/08/toronto-new-bridges-waterfront/

https://aksioma.org/the-detective-wall-guide

https://ethanindigosmith.weebly.com/the-four-archetypes-in-the-allegory-of-the-cave-and-1984

https://www.boundary2.org/2019/10/robert-topinka-back-to-a-past-that-was-futuristic-the-alt-right-and-the-uncanny-form-of-racism/

https://www.quora.com/Have-we-forgotten-about-Jim-Thorpe

https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/longform/bitcoin-gerald-cotten-quadriga-cx-death

Blender Tutorial - Lenticular Effect

(Books)   Bradley Wiggins - The Discursive Power of Memes /  Limor Shifman - Memes in Digital Culture


“When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.” - African proverb
“One can live for years sometimes, without living at all, and then all life comes crowding into a single hour.” - Oscar Wilde
“The only time most people think about injustice is when it happens to them.” - Charles Bukowski 
“All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing.” - Edmund Burke
“Circumstances don't make the man, they only reveal him to himself." - Epictetus 

02 July 2021

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/24/science/new-world-map.html

Ice block artist; https://www.leakannar.com/environmental

https://singularityhub.com/2021/03/01/graphene-nano-origami-could-take-us-past-the-end-of-moores-law

Packing, tiling, and covering with tetrahedra; https://www.pnas.org/content/103/28/10612

https://www.blogto.com/arts/2021/02/toronto-man-create-giant-communal-art-mural-under-bridge

https://hyperallergic.com/624053/nft-art-goes-viral-and-heads-to-auction-but-what-is-it/

 PureRef Software: https://www.pureref.com/  reference image management 

https://www.macleans.ca/society/environment/one-giant-paw-print-stirs-an-age-old-debate-how-big-can-a-wolf-be/

(Broto project) Rich Blundell https://oika.com/ (scientist / observer)

Coyote Hazing; https://youtu.be/V0CS4_-sQDE

“I would rather die of passion than of boredom." - Vincent Van Gogh

“Drink from the well of your self and begin again.” - Charles Bukowski, Mind and Heart

“It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious." - Alfred North Whitehead

“If a poet has a dream, it is not of becoming famous, but of being believed.” -  Jean Cocteau

 "In wildness is the preservation of the world." - Henry David Thoreau (In memory of Sundown)

27 June 2021

https://mathmap.quantamagazine.org/map/

Collaboration Platform: https://miro.com

https://designerqrcodes.wordpress.com/

https://www.brownielocks.com/morsecodepalindromes.html

https://bigthink.com/surprising-science/urban-foxes-self-evolve-exhibiting-darwins-domestication-syndrome

https://www.thespec.com/entertainment/local/2021/01/07/mansaram-a-great-artist-a-great-father-dies


https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Edward_Viaduct

http://mkweb.bcgsc.ca/snowflakes

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-9138167/BioNTech-creates-multiple-sclerosis-vaccine

https://giphy.com/gifs/loop-perfect-illusion

In the Beginner’s Mind there are many possibilities. In the expert’s mind there are few.” - Shunryu Suzuki, Zen Master

“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly.” - Buckminster Fuller

"Are those frickin' sharks with frickin' laser beams attached to their heads?" - Austin Powers 

"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see." - Henry David Thoreau

"Just do your work. And if the world needs your work it will come and get you. And if it doesn't, do your work anyway.” - Kiki Smith 

11 June 2021

(Crypto) Digital Art Sales: https://snark.art/gallery

Introduction to Triangled Equilateral Triangles

https://hyperallergic.com/622263/experience-wassily-kandinskys-art-through-simulated-synesthesia/

Scientists create first ever living programmable organism

Coyote research;  https://www.cabi.org/isc/datasheet/90296

https://www.cbc.ca/arts/canadacouncildigitaloriginals

Antarctic Artists and Writers Collective:  https://www.aawcollective.com/

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/09/13/493739074/50-years-ago-sugar-industry-quietly-paid-scientists-to-point-blame-at-fat

Too much money at stake for Tokyo Games to be cancelled (says Olympic expert)

"Nature never hurries, yet everything is accomplished.” - Lao Tzu

“Everyone is identical in their secret unspoken belief that way deep down they are different from everyone else.” - David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest 

“One of the benefits of being a mature well-educated woman is that you're not afraid of expletives. And you have no fear to put a fool in his place." - Dame Judi Dench

Becoming is better than being.” - Carol S. Dweck

“The book of nature is written in the language of mathematics.” - Galileo Galilei

05 June 2021

https://www.insideoutproject.net/en/explore/group-action/missing-murdered#section-statement

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aby_Warburg   Meme collager

Digital Art Online Festival; https://www.folda.ca

https://knowyourmeme.com/photos/

How to record the screen on your Mac

Blender Tutorial-  QR Code to 3D Model

http://thephilosophersmeme.com/

Architectural Fabricator; https://eventscape.com/about

https://eand.co/why-does-america-choose-the-worlds-worst-leaders

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/may/18/panic-as-300m-high-tall-skyscraper-wobbles-in-china

"An idea starts to be interesting when you get scared of taking it to its logical conclusion." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

“Every man is guilty for all the good he didn't do.” - Voltaire

“We Never Know How High We are 'Til We Are Called to Rise.” - Emily Dickinson (2020)

“Gabriel, how's the Wall Bridge public art sculpture coming for Raw'n'? Oh my, so soon?!” - TU

“Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.”  - Denis Waitley

25 May 2021

http://utoronto.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html

https://www.6sqft.com/nyc-water-towers-history-use-and-infrastructure/



Animating faces: https://www.myheritage.com/deep-nostalgia.  Abe Lincoln example; https://youtu.be/kEtiajHLmQY  Deep Fake 

(Video) Pole/ Tube painting




“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars . . . ” - Jack Kerouac, ‘On The Road’, American Beat writer (1922 – 1969)
“Can you remember who you were, before the world told you who you should be.” - Charles Bukowski
Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple, learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.” - John Steinbeck
"I’m a peripheral visionary . I can see into the future, just way off to the side." - Steven Wright
Thinking small isn't easy or hard. It's just a habit. A habit with consequences. Same for thinking big.” - The Universe