All Murakami, All the Times!

All Murakami, all the time. I first saw Murakami in the Superflat show at the Henry in Seattle several years ago. We got the big Murakami book and now I see there is wonderful coverage of the Murakami show in NY – including a feature in the Times Magazine. For a taste, here’s the slide…

STAND: “Homes for All” in Vancouver

Just received notice on this initiative happening citywide on Vancouver street-corners, Saturday the 23rd from 1-2pm. I’ll be at the Northern Voice event so can’t make it to any of these corners, but here’s the info – and please pass it along. STAND: “HOMES FOR ALL!” 8 Locations: – Main St. & 33rd Avenue (Kia…

Subjectivity Creates High-Grade Information

At Northern Voice Moose Camp yesterday, I was once again impressed and amazed to see the variety of intensities that bloggers represent. It’s fascinating to see how each of them (us) has created interconnecting micro-niches of interest and meaning, mined from both direct and mediated experiences. This is exactly what I was getting at, theoretically…

Multimedia Early Days

I was recalling those early days at VFS Multimedia, when it was one of the first schools in North America to teach interactive media skills – in a specifically-designed building with low light and tons of machines. It was, I think, 1995 or so, and I joined the teaching staff there just after its first…