"Still awake, son?"
Beneath the foothills of the Rockies a young intern at a top-secret scientific research facility finds himself in a slippery situation.
What follows is 20 pages of... More > rubbery, gooey fun from blackshirtboy.com!< Less
"What would you do to save her, I wonder?"
On the treacherous northern Shelf a man searches the tundra for his missing wife only to unwittingly stumble into something far more treacherous... More > than the raging winter storms. Will he be able to save her? Will he be able to save himself? Find out in the second story set in the Dreamlands universe: Tales from Dreamland: the Winter King from blackshirtboy.com< Less
"What's happening to him, Oak?"
The survey vessel Stjorner receives a distress call from an unexplored planet. After searching for survivors, the crew heads home only to realize that... More > something has joined them. What follows is 20 pages of aliens and sci fi goodness in Alien Tongues part 1, from blackshirtboy.com!< Less
"This is the story of how my life changed forever..."
Shortly after moving into a new town, a hapless young man finds he's become the victim of a strange and ancient curse. Can he save... More > himself before it's too late? Or will he lose himself forever to the light of the full moon?
Find out in the pages of Woman by the Light of the Moon, from blackshirtboy.com.< Less
Carrizo Topologies explores 'seismic memory' looping between the psychic space of human traumatic memory and the geomorphology of earthquake terrain. Drawings and large scale photomontage with text... More > fragments touch on remnants of seismic visualizations from recent quakes in a dramatic landscape of unpredictable extremes.< Less
Now in it's third edition, On Being a Photographer has become one of the most popular books every written with practical advice for photographers.
"A photographer might forget his camera and... More > live to tell the tale. But no photographer who survives has ever forgotten the lessons in this book. It is not just essential reading, it's compulsory."
Head of Photojournalism
Center for Journalism Studies
University of Wales
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This book contains the lyrics, chord charts, and performance notes for every song Danny has released to date, from the albums: Live at the Prism Coffee House (1999), Enjoying the Fall (2001), Make... More > Right the Time (2003), Parables & Primes (2005), Little Grey Sheep (2007), Instead The Forest Rose To Sing (2009), and Man Of Many Moons (2011). Visit Danny's site for sample pages: http://www.dannyschmidt.com< Less
George Bernard Shaw once wrote: “If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea... More > and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.” Open Field is the Walker Art Center’s three-year experiment in participation and public space. Taking place outdoors in the summer months, the project invited artists and visitors to imagine and inhabit the museum’s campus as a cultural commons—a shared space for idea exchange, creative gatherings, and unexpected interactions. The Walker’s backyard was home to numerous activities, from conversations to performances and temporary sculptures. This volume discusses Open Field’s genesis, exploring the meaning and impact of public practice for institutions.< Less
Art Nurture: The Simple Guide to Cultivating Your Creativity
Would you like to infuse more passion, inspiration, and creativity into your daily life?
You possess the seed of creativity. Cultivating... More > your creativity is as simple and natural a process as nurturing a seed to grow. You can engage the simple tools, found in this book, to create a beautiful, passionate, and purposeful existence. You can life life with the soul of an artist.< Less
A book describing the hand tool created work of my Father Paul E Peabody. He created Shaker furniture reproductions, Over 70 hand carved marionettes and created their outfits. Astounding carvings of... More > all description, an avid puppeteer he would perform at least 150 shows a year. His work has been featured in several national magazines, and he has performed in England and primarily the Northeast of the USA< Less
Featuring works by
Martin Soto Climent Rana Hamadeh
Li Ran Cinthia Marcelle William Powhida Real Time & Space Ian Wallace
Marie Martraire, Julian Myers-Szupinska, and Lauren R.... More > O’Connell
Many Places at Once
Patricia Cariño, Callie Humphrey, and Julian Myers-Szupinska
INTERVIEWS AND CONVERSATIONS
Martin Soto Climent
Marie Martraire with Wenxin Zhang
Marja van der Loo
Real Time & Space
Megan Williams< Less
Softcover catalogue produced to document the exhibition, Jonathan Forrest: Field Notes, that was exhibited at The Gallery/art placement inc. from May 31-June 26, 2014. Jonathan Forrest is a... More > contemporary Canadian artist. His work is informed by the history of modernist abstraction, invigorated by his unique, idiosyncratic approach to colour, composition and materials. The eclectic group of recent paintings in this exhibition are characterized by exploration, discovery and unconventional sources of inspiration. The Gallery/art placement inc. is a commercial art gallery in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Founded in 1978, it is now the longest operating commercial gallery in the city of Saskatoon. Its focus is established and mid-career Saskatchewan and Western Canadian artists with an emphasis on landscape and abstract painting.< Less
Experiment with markers, watercolors, crayons, pencils or pastels to create your own iconographic art. Each image has a small message and ample area for text, encouraging you to write your own... More > insights and thoughts. It becomes a visual journal, where you color the illustrations as well as write the text. Ancient Image, Sacred Lines offers church school and parishioners a new resource of historical spiritual imagery.< Less
What does an artist learn from 3 months in a painter’s paradise?
In 2014 New Zealand artist Richard Robinson visited the Queenstown area of New Zealand for 3 months to paint some of the most... More > spectacular scenery on the planet. It’s a tough job, but someone’s got to do it.
This book is a painter’s diary - a collection of thoughts, realisations, notes, techniques and even an epiphany or two, written to inspire and enlighten any landscape painter or art lover with a thirst for adventure and practical painting know-how. Enjoy.< Less
glitChicago: An Exhibition of Chicago Glitch Art at the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art
August 1 - September 28, 2014
Over the past decade Chicago has enjoyed a reputation as a center for artists... More > within a worldwide subculture of experimentation in electronic media. Knit together by global communications networks, the tendency known as “glitch” or “glitch art” centers around the noisy and colorful errors propagated when electronic media systems and digital encoding are unexpectedly interrupted or misbehave.< Less
The exhibition catalog to the 2014 Blank Arcade, a showcase of creative game designs at the Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA) 2014 conference. The exhibition was held at Snowbird Resort,... More > Salt Lake City, UTAH. The exhibit was curated by Lindsay D. Grace and includes work by Roger Altizer, Barry Atkins , James Earl Cox III, Anjali Deshmukh, Josh Fishburn Brian Patrick Franklin, Christopher Wille, Lindsay Grace, Carolyn Jong, Tina Kalinger, Deirdra Kiai, Hartmut Koenitz, Aaron Oldenburg , Benjamin Poynter, Jean-Michel Rolland, Adam Trowbridge, Jessica Westbrook and SWEAT and the University of Denver and University of California Santa Cruz Xylem Project Team< Less
New Kai Tak Urban Design Studio was the first master-level urban design studio course in the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering at City University of Hong Kong. Students were asked to... More > consider interdisciplinary contexts in the discipline of urban design and planning and propose an urban design and planning idea by creative and critical approaches.
This book is the beginning of urban design series in the DESIGN LAB - Laboratory of Architectural and Urban Design. Although suggested proposal are conceptual ideas, these innovative and creative ideas will be a foundation and reference for students and people who would like to identify essential elements in urban design and new development.< Less