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Sipping video mapping

I am currently enrolled in a Video Mapping with Isadora workshop. Saturday, Nov 11 we spent the entire afternoon with Maz, aka Maziar Ghaderi aka Maziart.ca fully immersed.  Split into teams we had to map ready-made objects, and experiment with effects, sound, mouse controls, and essentially memorize steps taken towards successful outcomes. The ultimate challenge being… Continue reading Sipping video mapping

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Wunderkammer installation/exhibit/show

Hello friends, colleagues!While circumnavigating the Multiverse (sometimes known as Iceland) …perhaps once mentioned by the likes of Jules Verne, I came upon specimen yet unknown. This evening I would like to share some of these finds/memories with you.Hoping you can make it out and over the evening of May 13th to experience the specimen I will have… Continue reading Wunderkammer installation/exhibit/show

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It’s only with the heart that one can see clearly…

Sick at home with the flu and after a day or two I grow very bored. Reading and binge watching various books and downloaded tv shows/netflix, I want to be at my studio working with my hands! So I’ve been taking part in the Toronto Etsy Street Team’s #webetest Instagram challenge. The gif above is… Continue reading It’s only with the heart that one can see clearly…

creation & developement 2014-15 · Exhibitions/Installations · Inspiration/Musings

Life Forms: exploring Monorhaphis chuni

Building Monorhaphis chuni structures from powdered glass.  The image shown is from a couple years back. I am currently constructing a similar form, approximate 30 inches long by [remains to be seen]. The deadline to submit work towards Life Forms is December 10th, 2015. More and more I see my work and methodology informed through Biomicry.… Continue reading Life Forms: exploring Monorhaphis chuni

creation & developement 2014-15 · Exhibitions/Installations · Inspiration/Musings · Project Grant 2013 · Unclassified

Considering Escapism

Escapism is freedom if claimed by a subject- it can not be consumed. Occam’s Razor install is next week! I’m just a little excited to see some of this older work go up on a wall, a small section of my Algal Bloom. Similar pieces made up the cell forms of Wonderlandish and they (the… Continue reading Considering Escapism

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OCCAM’S RAZOR: Art, Science and Aesthetics

“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” – Albert Einstein “Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.” – Pablo Picasso OCCAM’S RAZOR: Art, Science and Aesthetics At Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts 984 Queen st. West. Toronto ON M6J 1H1 April 2 – 20, 2014 At the !dea Gallery at… Continue reading OCCAM’S RAZOR: Art, Science and Aesthetics

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Cymatic Glass Structures

Wikipedia: Cymatics (from Greek: κῦμα “wave”) is the study of visible sound and vibration, a subset of modal phenomena. Typically the surface of a plate, diaphragm, or membrane is vibrated, and regions of maximum and minimum displacement are made visible in a thin coating of particles, paste, or liquid. Different patterns emerge in the excitatory… Continue reading Cymatic Glass Structures