Creativity: Moving The Earth With Archimedes & Stravinsky

Creativity: Moving The Earth With Archimedes & Stravinsky

Creativity: Moving The Earth With Archimedes & Stravinsky   The Greek philosopher Archimedes once said, “Give me a firm place to stand and a lever and I can move the Earth.” He was enamored of the idea of the lever and its ability to multiply force.  ...
Creativity & Illusion

Creativity & Illusion

Creativity & Illusion   It’s the New Year and we’re back! The temptation today is to write about American politics or perhaps COVID or some other disease of the body and mind, but we will resist this temptation. Instead, Bruce will turn to one of...
The Creative Journey Through Darkness Into Light

The Creative Journey Through Darkness Into Light

  The Creative Journey Through Darkness Into Light   In The Cycles of Creativity we talked about the special properties of this dark time of year, a season that seems drab and dreary and moribund, but is paradoxically anything but. This is a time of...
Of Coffee, Creativity & Immortality

Of Coffee, Creativity & Immortality

Of Coffee, Creativity, and Immortality   I am at a point in life where I do not want to be surrounded by broken things. I’d rather not have the thing at all than it be broken. I want everything to work.   The Denial Of Death   Perhaps this is a denial...
Evolving Your Art: Q&A With Nancy Hillis

Evolving Your Art: Q&A With Nancy Hillis

Evolving Your Art: Q & A With Nancy Hillis In this video we explore: Style Premature optimization Not crystallizing too early Small studio spaces The paradoxical power of constraint Constraint drives creativity Moving past non starters The surprise benefits of...