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Cultural Memory and Rebus Cumulations

Take a look at some of the latest ideas, products, and visuals for the week of July 28th brought to you by our strategists, designers, and developers.

Ideas
Software, It’s A Thing: Where does software fit into museums, libraries, universities, and institutions charged with what we generally term “cultural memory”?

What I Learned About Creativity By Watching Creatives: Shirky describes five student projects from the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU that he thinks are pushing the creative boundaries – from interface design to how people cluster to build new work

You Are Not Late: Can you imagine how awesome it would have been to be an entrepreneur in 1985 when almost any dot com name you wanted was available?

Process Versus Outcome: Puala Scher’s process is very much one of combinatory creativity, whereby she combines existing things in new ways.

Products
Stypi: A realtime editor that allows multiple programmers to make changes to a single document at the same time.

Braingaze: Next-generation eye tracking software that predicts and identifies personal behavior for clinical and commercial applications.

Rock Climber: Rock climbing gets gamified by a projector that suggests a route – or attacks you with chainsaws.

Visuals
Rebus Cumulations: An audiovisual work dealing with the accumulation of objects and the resulting collages of meaning and denotation build-ups.

Marcello Velho: One of a school of graphic artists subverting the forms of internet art that we’re becoming used to seeing, and doing something completely unanticipated with them.

Leftloft’s Rebrand Of Inter Milan: Art director Francesco Cavalli tells how they came to lead an extensive rebranding of the whole club, from a new crest and a bespoke serif typeface to an exhaustive style guide for use across print and digital.


Levi Brooks is the CEO/Co-founder of Use All Five.
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