This has been submitted: http://www.brickartist.com/large-sculptures/iwo-jima-replica.html which invites a question about sculpture: is it sculpture if you’re *building* rather than carving? Whatever it is, it still looks like a labour of love.
Thanks to the sender of this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eMbvpNIUuuE
Just when you think you’ve seen everything: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7458531.stm and the website: http://www.boredomresearch.net/rsm/
While we’re on a theme – and for those still moved/haunted by Monday’s TOTD, RobbieDingo has this to offer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSb1gVFtQPA
And related to yesterday’s TOTD: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehSeGeBAbzQ Created by non other than HVX Silverstar who TOTD had the privilege of meeting in a virtual class on virtual librarianship in virtual worlds.
http://www.dampflat.com/ See also the related exhibition on the 2nd floor of the Library.
If you’ve not come across Julian Beever’s artwork before, they’re worth checking out. In particular his anamorphic illusions which regularly do rounds of the web: www.julianbeever.net And to think it’s so ephemeral (photographs aside)… till the next rain or pedestrian …
Here’s an interesting combination of ‘peformance’ and mobile phone technology. http://www.txtualhealing.com/ The idea is that graphic novel / comic images are displayed in a public space with empty speech bubbles. The bubbles are filled with text messages contributed by members …