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Hashtags of Inclusion

flickr photo shared by AndrewDallos under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC-ND ) license I’ve been thinking a bit about how hashtags function on Twitter when used in course in particular. These thoughts are shaped mainly by seeing how #vizpoem, #curiouscolab, and #thoughtvectors have played out vs some of the other hashtags we’ve used like #vcualtlab… Read More

Preservation Watch: Reading Between the Lines of the Testimony in Favor of Saving the Four Seasons's Restaurant

Photo of the Pool Room at the Four Seasons Restaurant by Juan Monroy/Creative Commons While New York's Landmarks Preservation Commission debated the extent to which architect Annabelle Selldorf could modify or change the interior of the Four Seasons Restaurant in...

Public Art: The Big Dig: A Map of Land Art Across America

Photo of Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty at the Great Salt Lake in Utah. Photo by David Jameson/Creative Commons The United States often prides itself on its wide-open vistas and endless expanses. From sprawling suburbs to massive expressways, we're a...

The Bitcoin Blockchain Just Might Save The Music Industry...If Only We Could Understand It

The Bitcoin Blockchain could save the music industry and help artists monetize and track their creations. However, failure to understand this technology means it may go the way of Creative Commons.

How to Make Poetry Edible -- Plus, 5 Great Collections

Photo by Thor, Creative Commons, via Flickr. As a poet and a teacher, I hear this too often from those who have either been compelled to disassemble poems (in a class) or who are wishing they could enter into the world of poems, because...Show More Summary

New Project: 8 Creative Uses for Bondo Body Filler

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Body filler is a thick, two-part polyester resin, commonly called Bondo. Cursory Googling reveals a universe of mostly automotive applications, primarily for repairing body damage, but we’ll leave that to the experts and show you a few creative uses for this versatile stuff. Read more on MAKE The post 8 Creative Uses for Bondo Body Filler appeared first on Make:.

This Is What Happens When Geologists Need To Leave Their Boats

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

United States Geological Survey field researchers have needed to get creative over the years at getting their boats up-stream. While portaging and lining up boats is common practice, the activity is far more amusing when undertaken while wearing such lovely field hats. Read more...

10 Ways to Upgrade Common Thrift Store Finds

Pin it I love to browse the thrift shops in my neighborhood, but sometimes find myself stuck on the creative possibilities of an item. I know it has potential but am equally aware that if I don't have a clear cut idea that I want to execute, it will likely end up in a pile in the back 0f my closet. Show More Summary

Medium's new Creative Commons licensing options!

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

I'm thrilled to report that today Medium has launched explicit Creative Commons licensing as part of the product. That means when you post a story to Medium, you can simply click to select a CC license for whatever you write! Read the rest

Wright Stuff: Wright House, Wrong Place? Neighbors Battle Proposed FLW Museum

A 2012 photo of the David and Gladys Wright House by Derrick Bostrom/Creative Commons The long saga of the David and Gladys Wright Home, and efforts to preserve this later-period Frank Lloyd Wright project, have been about as straightforward as...

10 Great Gift Ideas for a Writer Mom on Mother's Day

Photo by PS Lee, Creative Commons, via Flickr. I have always been one of those last-minute Mother's Day gift givers, which is inexplicable considering my approach to other holidays, where I often buy gifts months in advance. Sorry, Mom. I'm betting, though, that I have a few compatriots. Show More Summary

On Broadway: Broadway's Ace Hotel Just Sold for $103 Million

Image via Carol M. Highsmith / Creative Commons Since even before it opened, Downtown's Ace Hotel has been responsible for dramatically altering the stretch of Broadway it occupies. But when the United Artists building (which holds the hotel and...

Lifting the Architectural Embargo: Come Take a Tour of Havana's Modern Architecture

The entrance to the National Art Schools in Havana. Photo by Terry Feuerborn/Creative Commons With the historic lifting of the Cuban embargo creating an instant rush to visit the long-cloistered island nation, a rush for rediscovery will bring all...

Preservation Watch: Examining Nepal's Architectural Legacy After the Earthquake

A sunset behind the temples of Durbar square in Kathmandu from 2010, which was heavily damaged during the quake last Saturday. Photo by Pietro Columba/Creative Commons. As images of flattened buildings bounce across the Internet, the scale of the...

Lawsuits: Judge Says Nouvel's Philharmonic Nameplate Not Going Anywhere

Creative Commons photo via Jean-Pierre Dalbéra In a reversal of an earlier decision, a French judge ruled that French architect Jean Nouvel can't sue the Philharmonie de Paris to have his name removed from the project. Nouvel has waged...

Women have a natural marketing advantage

Photo by Ginger Hendrix Pape via Jodi Womack / Creative Commons BY Ask, listen & respond before you get down to business Target audience: Marketing professionals, PR pros, brand managers, women in marketing groups, SEO specialists, businesses, nonprofits, educators. Show More Summary

Bullying in the arts ‘ is common and increasing in frequency’

That’s the argument of a doctoral thesis by Anne-Marie Quigg, presented at the University of London. The subtitle is ‘When Creative becomes Coercive’. You can read the full thesis here (we’re saving it for the weekend). This is a summary (below). You know it happens. You’ve seen the movie Whiplash. Be aware.     The original […]

Hoarding: In Nation of Hoarders, Self-Storage Spots Outnumber McDonald's

Photo via Creative Commons The stratospheric growth of the self-storage industry has been a relatively quiet commercial real estate success story. To put it in perspective, the industry has 48,500 locations across the country, more than triple the number of...

Record Store Day: For Record Store Day, a Map of Presses Where Vinyl Is Made

Vinyl being inspected at Record Technology, Inc. Creative Commons image by Alberto Gonzalez. On the eve of Record Store Day, it seems clear that despite numerous music industry struggles, the vinyl resurgence stands as a small success story. Last year,...

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