28 February 2014

Touch-Screen Subway Maps Are Great (Too Bad No One Seems To Be Using Them)

Gardiner Painted With Its Own Light In Prominent New Artwork

Vintage signage, graffiti, abandoned scrap yards and erosion in collaged paintings

DIY 'portfolio binding'



Guerrilla Marketing


Why Does the Brain Remember Dreams?

"Inspiration is for amateurs — the rest of us just show up and get to work. And the belief that things will grow out of the activity itself and that you will — through work — bump into other possibilities and kick open other doors that you would never have dreamt of if you were just sitting around looking for a great ‘art idea.’" - Chuck Close
"... I told him he needed six items in his kit: time, space, series, media, books and desire." - Robert Genn
"A writer is a person whose skill is improved by a deadline." - Geist
"Start, stretch, reach, climb, go. Because just waiting for the magic... takes forever." - TU
"We derive more benefit from having our faults pointed out by our enemies than from hearing the opinions of friends." - Leonardo da Vinci

26 February 2014




(Video) Open Multiple Images As Photoshop Layers  (File / Scripts ...)





Really Big Shoe :  http://www.fountainartfair.com/exhibitors/5-star-contemporary/

FoldCube Animation:

"I'd been painting rats for three years before someone said 'that's clever it's an anagram of art', and I had to pretend I'd known that all along." - Banksy, Wall and Piece
"There really is no such thing as Art. There are only artists." - Sir Ernst Gombrich
"I Believe in the Imagination. What I cannot see is infinitely more important than what I can see." - Duane Michals
"Rarely are the first steps in a journey anything like the final ones, either in direction, pace, or grace... none of those things are even half as important as the fact that there are steps at all." - The Universe
"The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age." - Lucille Ball

24 February 2014

(Map) http://jaysimons.deviantart.com/art/British-Isles-in-2100-315945336

Remixing Tradition

Library Opens First Digital Innovation Hub

Need help focusing? Start doodling

Digital Art created with the programming language BASIC-256.


(Long List)  http://www.addthis.com/bookmark.php?v=15&winname=addthis&s=more&url=http://read.uberflip.com/issue/253207/39

Simple Video Editing Tricks

Fountain Event

'A work in progress' ...

"Don't worry about getting older. Worry about being boring!" - Anon
"Comparisons are odious, because they presume all other things are equal - which is never the case." - The Universe
"The game of images is over." - Gilles Deleuze
"Art suffers the moment other people start paying for it. The more you need the money, the more people will tell you what to do. The less control you will have. The more bullshit you will have to swallow. The less joy it will bring." - Hugh MacLeod, Cartoonist
"There is a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in." - Leonard Cohen

21 February 2014

(Map) American Dream

3D with some paint-over in Photoshop


Mashup artist Mighty Mike mashed-up two rock classics (that, on the surface, have nothing in common). 


What computers see when they watch movies

Exploring ideas is practically free, so why so few try it?



(Artist Profile) http://observer.com/1997/11/the-peculiar-steve-wheeler-was-indeed-the-real-thing/

"As seasoned artists have found out, if it works in black and white, it works." - Robert Genn
"Have you ever seen a mama duck waiting around for her ducklings to line up before crossing the street? Never. Because she knows that the only way her ducklings are ever going to line up is if she just goes!" - The Universe
"Allow dark times to season you." - Hafiz
"It is better to arm and strengthen your hero, than to disarm and enfeeble your foe." - Anne Brontë
"Is the act of getting attention a sufficient act for an artist? Or is that in fact the job description? " - Brian Eno

18 February 2014

Map: Where are the Potholes?


www.communitymaps.org.uk provides mapping, geographical analysis and community engagement services



10,000 Digital Paintings


Raw'n' Wild Sochi



"Minutes are worth more than money. Spend them wisely." - Thomas P. Murphy
"Art is great and beautiful, but also complex, confusing and frustrating..." - Via
"Yvonne: Where were you last night?
Rick: That's so long ago, I don't remember.
Yvonne: Will I see you tonight?
Rick: I never make plans that far ahead." - From the movie Casablanca
"Art is the concrete representation of our most subtle feelings." - Agnes Martin
"Sometimes (always?) the thing that didn't work out for your very best, really did." - The Universe

13 February 2014

Mapping the Brain’s Response to Art

Map your Facebook network at www.GraphYourFriends.com

When it is pushed to its creative and technical limits, code can be used to create beautiful digital art installations

Timid About Fair Use?




Early Video Art Masterpieces

Tilt-shift photography

(Funding) Media Artist and Scientist Collaboration (Pilot)

"Whatever, whatever, whatever. You can have it. Anything you want. That's what it's all there for." - TU
"I’m pretty excited about this new project. Mostly because I haven’t started, so it hasn’t had a chance to fail yet." - http://scienceconfessionals.com
"Your Vision will become clear only when you can look into your own Heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, Awakes." - Carl Jung
"Start with a whisk and end with a broom!" - John Singer Sargent
"Philosophy is … written in the language of mathematics, and its characters are triangles, circles, and other geometric figures … without these, one is wandering about in a dark labyrinth." - Galileo Galilei

11 February 2014

The Internet Map is an interactive, zoomable design that uses a combination of algorithms and the Google Earth API to display 350,000 websites as sized circles representing their overall traffic.  Via


Composited city-street-to-birdseye-logo resolve


http://diccan.com  aimed to the community of digital art

Stop Motion WOW

Art is more than brain deep



A last reprieve for the enduring Windows XP?

"The secret to being a bore, is to tell everything." - Voltaire
"I don't like to say I have given my life to art. I prefer to say art has given me my life." - Frank Stella
"You are the sky. Everything else - it's just the weather." - Pema Chödrön, Buddhist nun, author and Shambhala teacher (at Gampo Abbey, on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia)
"Ask once. Give thanks often." - TU
"The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame." - Oscar Wilde

07 February 2014

Why is [state] so...? Autocomplete map shows stereotype

National Museum of Mathematics (NYC)

(Science-based art magazine) SciArt in America

Using science to explain art is a good way to butcher both



Fractal / Computer Art library


Most Valuable Start-ups


"Don't play what's there, play what's not there." - Miles Davis
"I could not bring myself to believe that if knowledge presented danger, the solution was ignorance. To me, it always seemed that the solution had to be wisdom." - Isaac Asimov
"Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative." - Oscar Wilde
"Stop thinking about art works as objects, and start thinking about them as triggers for experiences." - Roy Ascott  Via
"Do I pull strings?! Sometimes I think it's all I do ( but I can only pull the ones I'm given)." - TU