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Kirigami

Kirigami (切り紙) is a variation of origami that includes cutting of the paper, rather than solely folding the paper as is the case with origami, but typically does not use glue. 145 more words

Arches, Loops and Louvers

When any graphic is stretched over a three-dimensional folded Kirigami form, as I enjoy doing, its basic property of being anchored upon a flat ground plane is undermined. 570 more words

Design

Flags in a sea breeze

In this paper sculpture, flags are flapping as though in an onshore sea breeze. They are seaman’s international maritime signal flags.  The borrowed painting, … 61 more words

Design

Plasma publictransport rewrite - Part II

Last time we heard the publictransport applet was being re-written was almost a year back now. Since then, it has indeed gone through some sorts of rewrite, but at the Randa meetings, 2017, this has taken a whole new course. 579 more words

FOSS

Bloom

Working as a psychologist is a tough gig. One of my roles involves working with individuals who experience low prevalence but highly complex and severe mental health difficulties. 338 more words

Reflections

Paper Puppets

Japanese designer Haruki Nakamura makes these incredible mechanized puppets. When you press or release them, they move in whimsical, delightful ways. Pretty genius.

I'm (Not) Coming Out

“MY OH MY….. we are living in crazy times.” Said pretty much everyone who’s lived in any time ever.  Yep, perhaps it was the very first complete sentence Lucy, our most ancient ancestor, managed to coherently grunt out just before she took her very last upright step. 548 more words

Personal Thoughts