Monthly Archives: February 2012

No Thing…

Having been asked to substantiate my reasonings behind using such references as ‘spiritual’… Jill Howitt’s Session at HSAD tonight repeatedley raised issues relating to phonomenology… In essence, to neither accept, nor reject. The very reasoning I am aiming at within my … Continue reading

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Hybrid Creativity and Product…

Note to self as conclusion to this day…  Certainly I had already made this choice. Todays events cement it. My best work has always been that of entirely my own invention utilizing a whole array of art, design and build … Continue reading

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SOS Design Forum. Skill Stop Swap Shop..

Two sideline MA projects that are rooted in my practice towards defining the Art of Utopia… Cross pollination. Debate. Trading. Accessibility to skills and knowledge. Community, Voice and alternative action. I will update on these projects as time proceeds, giving … Continue reading

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Unlearning….Unknowing

Wabi Sabi has brought this concept fully to the fore of my attention. Something I feel strongly about, of which my work is partially about. The very essence of what I feel the Art of Utopia to be, for me … Continue reading

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Zen Buddhism

Interestingly..  I had quoted the relevance of Buddhism within my MA proposal. Via my recent discovery of Zen artistry within Wabi Sabi texts I will hopefully be able to clearly demonstrate why I made such references in the first place … Continue reading

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Seminal literature and references..

Recent theory session brought forth the request to list 5-10 seminal texts for our chosen MA .. This is how mine read, with a recent and very relevant text indeed.. Here are my 5-10 books and references in no particular … Continue reading

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