Month: March 2005

Two Worlds And Inbetween (Still Not There Yet)

Posted in Sketchblog

Perfect Day

I slept in until midday, then went for a ride out through Peterborough on my bike. Heading back into town I picked up the new New Order CD, had a hot chocolate at Cafe Nero, then went for a walk by the river. After wandering through fields and trees for a while stumbled across a…
Posted in Personal

Randomness

One definition of a random system is one that cannot be more concisely described than giving a complete account of it.Aesthetics may require a complete account of (human) consciousness to account for it. Aesthetics would therefore be random in this sense. But randomness would not, of itself, be aesthetic...
Posted in Aesthetics

New Order: Waiting For The Sirens’ Call

Very, very good.Some guitar, some synth, some nods to classic New Order songs, some side-project riffs, some awkward lyrics, and some songs that you'll be haunted by before they hit their first chorus.Much, much better than "Get Ready", and much better than the more anally retentive reviewers have hinted. This will be your summer and…
Posted in Reviews

New Doctor Who : Episode 1 “Rose”

I'd give the first episode of the new Dr.Who a "B". The next episode looks much better.The production quality is high for the BBC. Billie Piper makes a very effective companion (yes, really). Christopher Ecclestone makes a semi-convincing Doctor, capturing his levity without his underlying gravity. I'm sure he'll grow into the role, and despite…
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Two Worlds And Inbetween (Getting Started)

Posted in Sketchblog

Monochrome Landscapes

Via generative.net :http://www.crossover.dk/landscape/ I like this for two reasons. Firstly I've a soft spot for landscape, and I always like to see someone who takes the idea of a contemporary landscape seriously. Secondly, it's simple but effective use of graphics (and code) rather than algorithmic one-upmanship. The result is something that is situated within and…
Posted in Generative Art

Sheep

My sheep from "Inbetween Cities" were added to the Sheep's Parade :-) :http://www.arteonline.arq.br/sheep/
Posted in Projects

MAZINE

A CC-licensed (BY-2.0) postgraduate journal:http://www.mazine.ws/ I picked up a print copy at WOW2. Highly recommended.
Posted in Free Culture

Remix Reading Competition

RR are running a remix competition, prizes include getting your music included on a future Loca Records compilation:Click here for the competition.
Posted in Free Culture