Finally got around to adding another 40 or so pics to #berlindoors. Check ‘em out.
The street art in Berlin is incredible. Entire sides of buildings covered. Breathtaking pieces. And just about everywhere you look. However one thing that has really caught my eye is the street art and graffiti on doors. Doors seem to be treated as convenient canvases. So I’ve kicked off a small creative side project to […]
Check out the photolog: Return to Oz
[vimeo 22801252 w=500 h=313] “Every single little thing we do is life. Every single little thing we say or think we will do is the slow murder of life.” I scribbled this thought down last night as I was looking over the beautiful Lake Constance in southern Germany. It made me think of all the moments […]
I had another great day doing some more STREETVOX experiments where I put up some street posters with some provocative triggers and see what people respond. >> View what people wrote >> View what people wrote >> View what people wrote
Here’s another little side-project I’ve been meaning to get up and running. It’s called voxpop.me and is (another) street interview project, this time featuring people talking about their lives. The good, the bad, the amazing, the heartbreaking. We pick a theme, head out for some street interviews, then show you the results. The first theme is: […]
STREETVOX :: a street art experiment in which passers-by are prompted to share reflections about their lives.
via streetvox.posterous.com Had much fun over the weekend getting this little street art experiment up and running (ably and brilliantly assisted by @conordelahunty). We tried three experiments. One you can see above, and the others were “One day I will…” and also “It makes me smile…”. It was really well received and got loads of […]
A few years back I ran a little project which encouraged people to share their innermost thoughts and dreams with the world. I’ve got over 2,000 variously beautiful, touching, troubling and inspiring responses locked away in a database (which just isn’t right). So I’ve dug out a few responses to the trigger “Life is…” and put them […]
[I’ve cross posted this to the Made by Many blog where there should be some more conversation, so you might want to head to www.j.mp/happyappy.] I recently watched the utterly fantastic TED talk ‘The Happy Planet Index’ by Nic Marks. The talk covers a lot of sensible ground including why the environmental movement needs to shift […]
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