Everything still spins - happy new year everyone!
Photosynthetic - the latest edition of Filter, focuses on the interplay between photography and botany from the 1840 to today. Available via Walther König's website
The studio's advanced geometry research department is experimenting with polyhedral maps - here the surface of Mars is mapped onto various polyhedra
World making. The Fuller map - also called the Dymaxion map, was invented by Buckminster Fuller in 1943 by projecting a world map onto the surface of an icosahedron.
The Climate Museum is happening! Temporary home at Sheila Johnson Design Center, NYC, with an exhibition coming up in January. But they need your help and participation to make a permanent home that brings us together to reimagine our cultural response to climate change; that broadens a sense of urgency and inspires a sense of empowerment!
Interesting read; On neuroaesthetics: "We now know that certain forms of visual art increase connectivity and plasticity in our brains when we engage with their nebulous compositional propositions"
@hyperallergic @twinkletwink https://hyperallergic.com/415721/neuroaesthetics-jonathan-fineberg-interview/?
Our advanced geometry research department is experimenting with polyhedral maps - here is the surface of Mars projected onto the fourth stellation of a rhombic triacontahedron