Monthly Archives: March 2011

Art Air Cleaning

Sotheby’s, an art auction house, will held an interesting and symbolic event next Monday in Hong Kong, the Clean Air Charity Auction, in support of the Clean Air Network (CAN), one of Hong Kong’s leading non-governmental organizations fighting against air … Continue reading

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Wired explores the futures of spa – together with you!

Wired magazine continues its co-exploration of the possible futures together with its readers. This time the subject is the future of health spas – “What will replace mud baths and seaweed soaks? Will robots administer massages? Will avocado and yogurt … Continue reading

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Internet of Things Hackathon in Eindhoven

Next week MadLab, “an emergent art center’ in Eindhoven, will be running a… hackathon (!), apparently a new sport of our days. Sounds terrific – just imagine a possibility to hack for 24 hours non-stop! And if you didn’t hear … Continue reading

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Innovation at Google: Testing your futures – quickly!

This is one of the slides from an excellent presentation by Patrick Copeland, head of innovation at Google; the title of the presentation is not particularly innovative, it goes as… Innovation at Google. I can’t say that any of the … Continue reading

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Indeed, what are the possible futures of mirror?

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Art of Mirroring Art

Recently I have found an interesting photostream at Flickr, both content-wise and as a case of ‘creative abuse’ of the service. Technically speaking, Flickr is a photo-community, one is supposed to upload own works only; obviously people do not care … Continue reading

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Au revoir, Vanabbe

I used to like Vanabbe Museum; I don’t think I will go there anymore, at least in the near future (I can make exception for its library, though). Why such a flip-flop? Because, I feel that the museum is increasingly … Continue reading

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