…the buying and selling (and cultural rebranding…) of handmade. We love this site.
Proust Pin-Up: The Quote Generator
Danielle Freakley, AKA The Quote Generator, speaks only in quotes, in a tribute to “the people who have gone before and said it in a way it wishes it could”. So we were very cheeky, and made her sit a Proust Questionnaire What is your most marked characteristic? I’m the type who’d like to sit home and watch every party that I’m invited to on a monitor in my bedroom....
The emoticon is the thing :)
Ars Technica points to recent research into the way we “read” our emoticons - specifically, that offline cultural differences have a greater impact than we thought. We think the humble emoticon also has hitherto unexplored applications for the arts. Take Culturehole’s emoticon theater, which includes classics like: Day of the Triffids: Romeo and Juliet: Frankenstein and...
Like overhearing snippets of a fascinating conversation on public transport, or...– Lisette Ogg, on Arts Hub Australia, on zine culture in Oz.