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No longer just a sponge. Now also the ocean.
An artist or designer is someone who feels that God has the best job in the whole world, the most humbling and the most satisfying, against which no other career can suffice.
The difference between science and art is that artists must always accord two truths: things as they are, and things as ought to be. Design expresses what must become — technology is science expressed as poetry.
At a Glance Jan Vantomme’s Processing Cookbook bills itself as “Quick answers to common problems.” In this regard, the author nicely succeeds in accomplishing that goal. The book is well organized, quite readable, and filled with many useful entry points … Continue reading
Woot! My entry for the London Bus-Tops contest was selected! See http://bus-tops.com/ and http://www.openprocessing.org/collection/1337 and http://www.openprocessing.org/sketch/53626
I sometimes wonder that if humans ever reach the pinnacle of civilization, it will be to discover that we finally have the freedom to do these things: eat, sleep, mate, play, and discover. In other words, to do pretty much … Continue reading
Finally put together a portfolio on OpenProcessing.org. Drop by and leave a comment. If you see anything you like, click the “like” button. Also added 5 new sketches to my collection here on Rariora.
“Nearness” has been translated into Spanish and German by Carina Reinhardt: http://entrenandoaikido.blogspot.com/2011/06/proximidad.html http://wirtrainierenaikido.blogspot.com/2011/06/naehe.html
Wisdom is to intelligence what intelligence is to knowledge, what knowledge is to information, what information is to data.
Call the plumber to have the toilette looked at. I need someone who can figure out how to find and disable the button that causes the phone to ring every time I sit down in the bathroom.