Aaron Koblin: Artfully visualizing our humanity

Aaron Koblin: Artfully visualizing our humanity

So I think data can actually make us more human. We’re collecting and creating all kinds of data about how we’re living our lives, and it’s enabling us to tell some amazing stories. Recently, a wise media theorist Tweeted, “The 19th century culture was defined by the novel, the 20th century culture was defined by

Welcome to the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts

Welcome to the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts

– [Announcer] The Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is an arts education program of the Lakewood Center for the Arts, held annually at the Lakewood Center and George Rogers Park in Lake Oswego, Oregon. The festival proudly presents six unique art exhibits, including more than 600 local, national, and international artists. Visitors can also

Alumni Profile: Mitchell Stacey (Visual Arts graduate)

Alumni Profile: Mitchell Stacey (Visual Arts graduate)

A lot of people were using the wheel and making pots and I was sculpting monsters on the side and doing little things like that. I just, that was, I don’t know, it was more my forte, I think, than anything else in that, in that course. I’m owner and operator of a company called

Visual anthropology

Visual anthropology is a subfield of social anthropology that is concerned, in part, with the study and production of ethnographic photography, film and, since the mid-1990s, new media. More recently it has been used by historians of science and visual culture. Although sometimes wrongly conflated with ethnographic film, Visual Anthropology encompasses much more, including the

Why Does Visualizing Data Matter?

Why Does Visualizing Data Matter?

Why Does Visualizing Data Matter? Jock Mackinlay, Tableau Software, Director of Visual Analysis: The reason visualization is important is that it’s very easy for people to understand data when they see it visually, and it’s much more difficult when you just see it as a table of numbers. Dana Zuber, Wells Fargo, VP Strategic Planning:

Elements of Art – Color

I have my color wheel here– along with acrylic paint– and I would like to show you how to mix colors. So it’s always very helpful to get one of these pocket-sized color wheels that can guide you along as you mix your colors. And all you pretty much need are the primary colors– yellow,

How to Be a Performance Artist : Resources for Performing Artists

In this clip about Performance Art, I’m going to talk about an incredible organization called “The Field”. If you go to the field.org, www.thefield.org, you will find an amazing plethora of opportunities for Performance Artists or any kind of artists, whether you’re a choreographer, musician, or an actor, director, playwright, this organization it’s about, I