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Charlotte Cotton: Something and Nothing (part 1)

In The Photograph as Contemporary Art (1) Charlotte Cotton includes a chapter that investigates the strategy of using inanimate objects or environments as a metaphor. In practice this chapter considers contemporary still life photography rather more than human altered landscapes without human presence but it acts as a general introduction to the subject of the absence and the signs of life. 1,993 more words

Research & Reflection

Book Review: Looney Tunes #78

Book Title: Looney Tunes #78  

Book Author: David Weiss, Frank Strom, Mike DeCarlo and 4 more

Source: Free for Kindle on Amazon

Rating: 5 Dragon Paws  121 more words

Writing

Remembering September 11, 2001

The following are 2 articles I wrote after the 9/11 attacks.  The first article shares my feelings on living in New York on that devastating day.   1,228 more words

Software Development, Yoga Style?

The ACM offers a “Learning Webinar” this week based on ideas of Seth Winis, “YOGA*—A Software Development Process Based On Ancient Principles”. These principles were described in an article by David Weiss [2]. 260 more words

Science And Technology

Peter Fischli David Weiss: How to Work Better at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, February 5 - April 27, 2016

“From 1979 to 2012, Swiss artists Peter Fischli (b. 1952) and David Weiss (1946–2012) collaborated on a body of work that offers a deceptively casual meditation on how we perceive everyday life. 556 more words

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How to Work Better

Mural installation based on the 1991 piece by Peter Fischli & David Weiss, presented by Public Art Fund. The artistic duo had been collaborating since 1979, until Weiss’ death in 2012. 57 more words

Astound-ing

How to work better: 10 rules? Or not?

My father died on 29 November 2013.

He left behind many wonderful memories and made many people’s lives better.

But this blog isn’t about him; I’d need a book for that. 635 more words

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