Interesting article on digital decay, over-compression and virality of images:The Triumphant Rise of the Shitpic
About The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA): The Digital Public Library of America (http://www.dp.la/) strives to contain the full breadth of human expression, from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America’s heritage, to the efforts and data of science. Since launching in April 2013, it has aggregated over 7 … Continue reading Happy first birthday Digital Public Library of America!
Carousel from Wikipedia:A carousel (from French carrousel, from Italian carosello), or merry-go-round, is an amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats for riders. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CarouselI don't think they're referring to that sort of carousel though, more likely a carousel slide projector:A carousel slide projector is a common form of slide projector, used to project … Continue reading Dropbox introduces "Carousel"
http://mobile.theverge.com/2014/3/5/5475202/getty-images-made-its-pictures-free-to-use"Our content was everywhere already."
The annual College Art Association (CAA) conference will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from February 22nd to 25th. From the CAA’s website: “Speakers and panelists will present their recent artistic projects and art-historical research, while others will talk about relevant issues in pedagogy, technology, publishing, and the academic workforce.” CAA is the … Continue reading VRA + CAA, February 2012, Los Angeles
As you may or may not know, I'll be chairing a session at the upcoming College Art Association's conference in Los Angeles, titled "Paint, Prints & Pixels: Learning from the History of Teaching with Images." VRA will be hosting the session “Paint, Prints and Pixels: Learning from the history of teaching with Art” at CAA’s … Continue reading Paint, Prints & Pixels
In exploring Adobe Illustrator CS4 and trying out new tools and tricks I stumbled across the multiple artboards feature. It looks great for marketing, banner ads, etc. and initially I didn't think it would be much use to me. The basic concept is the ability to have more than one page on the same "drafting … Continue reading Ai CS4 multiple artboards