• If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.

      Marcus Tullius Cicero
    • One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.

      Friedrich Nietzsche
    • A single event can awaken within us a stranger totally unknown to us. To live is to be slowly born.

      Antoine de Saint-Exupery
    • The ability to perceive or think differently is more important than the knowledge gained.

      David Bohm
    • The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it.

      Marcus Aurelius
    • Art is a line around your thoughts.

      Gustav Klimt
    • You never change things by fighting them. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

      Buckminster Fuller
    • A man must make
      his opportunity,
      as oft as find it.

      Francis Bacon
    • The universe is my country and the human family is my tribe.

      Khalil Gibran
  • The mystical machinery of inspiration according to Tchaikovsky

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky describes the creative process in its most lucid and sensible form. For him inspiration, which is constantly ...

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky describes the creative process in ...

    August. 29. 2014
  • Argentina and France celebrate half a century of cooperation with a ...

    Every single art form, the marvels of science and technology as well as those of academic relevance, come together in this wonderful ...

    Every single art form, the marvels of science and ...

    August. 12. 2014
  • What is exactly the sound of the rain?

    In this beautiful video, Yugo Sakamura recreates the sound of the rain, drop by drop.

    In this beautiful video, Yugo Sakamura recreates the sound ...

    August. 29. 2014
  • “Outrospection” and empathetic thinking as a vital rebellion

    Instead of looking into ourselves, Krznaric invites us to take a look at the testimonies of others and to think from their perspective.

    Instead of looking into ourselves, Krznaric invites us to ...

    August. 28. 2014
  • Borges and the art of not writing a novel

    That which is not written is as important as that which is: this is the story of a book that Borges imagined but decided not to write.

    That which is not written is as important as that which is: ...

    August. 28. 2014
  • You Are Here: an atlas of human experience in MIT’s ten thousand ...

    Taking up the ancient art of cartography, MIT will publish one-hundred maps featuring the micro-tales of 100 cities, a detailed archive of ...

    Taking up the ancient art of cartography, MIT will publish ...

    August. 27. 2014
  • The Art of Revolution: an aesthetic call from its unmistakable style

    Social struggles have adopted a strong identity thanks to their propaganda-art: an aesthetic of commitment and change, which in addition to ...

    Social struggles have adopted a strong identity thanks to ...

    August. 27. 2014
  • Carving the memories of a nightmare: The Missing Picture

    This film remembers Cambodia’s genocide, its producers carved wooden figures and delicately painted them to create scenes that take us on ...

    This film remembers Cambodia’s genocide, its producers ...

    August. 19. 2014
  • Is the artist free in the market society? Mark Rothko’s thoughts on ...

    Recovered and published by his son Christopher after the artist’s death, Rothko’s writings shed some light on the possible life of the ...

    Recovered and published by his son Christopher after the ...

    August. 26. 2014
  • Jean Baudrillard & The Chance Band: Suicide Moi ...

    A little-known edge of Jean Baudrillard: his incursion into poetry through jamming sessions and the musical experimentation of the "Suicide ...

    A little-known edge of Jean Baudrillard: his incursion into ...

    March. 06. 2014
  • Corporate Philanthropy: a couple makes global transformation simpler

    The technology entrepreneurs Jean and Steve Case, are devoted to organising powerful platforms to make world-changing ideas come true.

    The technology entrepreneurs Jean and Steve Case, are ...

    August. 26. 2014
  • Bartleby, literature’s charming ghost

    Literature is a hospitable place and thus it is filled by specters, Bartleby is one of them.

    Literature is a hospitable place and thus it is filled by ...

    August. 25. 2014
  • Ireland’s dark hedges

    The landscape captured in thousands of photographs and one of the locations for The Game of Thrones sets, this recently rediscovered place ...

    The landscape captured in thousands of photographs and one ...

    August. 18. 2014
  • Möbius Ship: a visual puzzle and an impossible sculpture

    Artist Tom Hawkinson created a wooden ship that contorts itself as if it were an endless Möbius strip.

    Artist Tom Hawkinson created a wooden ship that contorts ...

    August. 25. 2014
  • F. Ramsey: the brilliant philosopher you probably don’t know

    Ramsey, who passed away when he was 26, is one of the best kept secrets in the history of modern thought.

    Ramsey, who passed away when he was 26, is one of the best ...

    August. 24. 2014
  • Guillermo del Toro’s sketches bring his mythical characters to life

    This prolific Mexican director is also extremely talented in the art of illustration and design.

    This prolific Mexican director is also extremely talented ...

    August. 24. 2014

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