Tomorrow is Mass Observation Day

Monday, May 12th, is Mass Observation Day. Mass Observation was an organisation founded in 1937 to create an ‘anthropology of ourselves’. Remote tribes of Africa and Amazonia have had every detail of …

What makes you angry?

“I pick something to be outraged about and then I write a book about it, and then I pick something else. Right now I’m mad about economics. I love to …

Show your work

Austin Kleon is a writer who draws. He has just made a new book. “Show your Work” is a book for people who hate the very idea of self-promotion. I’m posting …

New York New York

One week in NYC was a ( very cold )  whirlwind. I’ve put this together for 3 reasons: Firstly, to connect the people I met with each other. Secondly, to …

Nowness: dialogue through movement

This video took my breath away. Two isolated individuals carnally collide in Swedish director Christian Larson’s collaboration with Antwerp-born choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui for the orchestral rockers Sigur Rós. “The …

Day 9: Good partnerships

Good partnerships take time, energy and honesty. Partnerships can go horribly wrong but when they work the results are worth it. We are seeing this time and time again, particularly …