All in all, the creative act is not performed by the artist alone- because ART is a verb. My name is Gavin, and I currently live in Oakland. In 1982, I wrote a poem, fell in love with sculpture and learned BASIC programming. I embraced artistry, integrity and technology. I enjoy teaching, but I don't do it enough.
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It is a golden age for librarians, historians and scholars and it is the sweep of digital tools in the humanities that make it so,” he says. “In the past, if you wanted to study the evolution of language for a PhD or the roles of women in different eras, you had to do all the grunt work with references and citations all done by hand. Now it can be done by machine at an astonishing rate. By How to preserve the web’s past for the future - FT.com (via infoneer-pulse)