This past year, New York-based artist Robin Kahn participated in dOCUMENTA 13 presenting “The Art of Sahrawi Cooking”, a collaboration..
Ai WeiWei, Instagram and a Piano for a Refugee
Astro Noise: Laura Poitras and the Static of Surveillance
The GIF Economy 2016 Cycle
Citizen Four, Edward Snowden and the Whistleblower Identity
What is Love? and Other Top Trends of 2014
Working Black Media
People’s Climate March Continues
Doc Power and Impact
Superstorms as Celebrities
V-Day: One Billion Rising
Storytelling in the GIF Economy
Laughing in the King’s Face, Part II: Lenny Bruce and the New Guard of Comedy
Brett Gaylor’s RIP: A Remix Manifesto helped to break this conversation open. Framed around Remix, he explores how a shift from..
Ann Hamilton’s spectacular interactive performance environment, “The Event of a Thread” debuted at the Park Avenue Armory on December 6th…
How about Public Policy next? This is the first Kickstarter fund I’ve ever donated to. Mindblown Life have created an..
What Is the Future of Remix? My takeaway from the Remix Media Festival led me very much back to the..
An Invitation for those in the New School Community and Beyond! I have been invited to teach a living archive..
The Chrysalis Times We’re In (part one) The Idea Engineer Exchange conference (iEx 2012) took place last week in the..
Omega Institute’s annual Women and Power Conference, held September 21-23 at their campus in Rhinebeck, New York, coincided this..
The Little Free Library is a non-profit organization-turned-grassroots movement that is helping communities build little libraries in front yards, on..
A generational tidal wave is upon us, with a debate on EFFECTIVE MESSAGING at its center. For example: Why..
In 2009 I was contracted by the Portland, Oregon nonprofit Wisdom of the Elders (WISDOM) to train volunteers in Digital..
(photo by Kathleen Alquist @katalquist) On Monday, July 9th, four teams of artists, designers and filmmakers set out from The..
Symmetry from Everynone on Vimeo. The 2012 winner of Vimeo’s grand prize winner, “Symmetry” (produced by WNYC’s RadioLab) features a..
Last month I attended Survival of the Beautiful, a day-long event where “artists and scientists ponder(ed) the aesthetics of evolution.”..
Yesterday, I attended New York Ideas, organized by The Atlantic, the Aspen Institute and the New York Historical Society, an..
Two major viral (and very different) social justice campaigns were circulating around the Internet recently, and they were making the..