The Week's Links (4/15/12)

All the links posted to TwitterFacebook and Google+ this week: 

  • What NYC and Beijing Would Look Like, Without All The People. Fascinating
  • The Age Of Insight
  • The Past and Future Histories of Books: An Interview with Ted Striphas
  • Just Do It & Make It Count
  • CultureLab: The matter of your
  • 10 Crazy and Unusual Book
  • How We Will Read: Exploring the Future of Books with Clay Shirky
  • Carol Dweck’s Attitude About
  • Ten reasons why you shouldn’t text during a live performance. Culture City:
  • Is “Texts From Hillary” Art?
  • The most inspiring new art is visualized information: The Art of Data
  • Savant Daniel Tammet on plasticity, Autism, Asperger’s syndrome, and popular
  • James Fowler - 10 points on the science of spreading the word
  • 360° Color: A Peek Inside Pantone
  • Instagram, Facebook, and China : The New Yorker
  • Tiny Billboards Made Of Blocks Advertise Legoland Vacations More lego goodness.
  • On Conducting, Motion Capture And The Maestro’s Mojo
  • Are movie trailers better than the movies they sell?
  • Your Words Determine your
  • What we learnt from prototyping ITV
  • Paula Scher on Failure
  • N.E.A. Is Said to Cut Aid to PBS Arts If you like Downton Abbey support PBS.
  • Education requires persuasion: Fantastic insight from Neil deGrasse Tyson
  • Creative Time: On Making Art Happen and Pushing Culture Forward
  • The next book from A Book Apart is out. Mike Monteiro (@Mike_FTW) “Design Is A Job”. Looking forward to reading it.
  • Start With The Supposition That People Don’t Make Sense: David Chang on The Paul Holdengraber
  • Creativity and Human Reasoning During Decision-Making
  • Creativity Top 5: April 9, 2012
  • An Invocation for Beginnings. Turning the dial from 0 to 1. Ze Frank Is Back!
  • Richard Dare: Paradise Lost: Can We Keep Nonprofits From Failing?
  • A timely identity for Grand Central’s 100th
  • Test Your Creativity: 5 Classic Creative Challenges
  • Great Designers Steal by Jeff Veen
  • Immersion 101: How Punchdrunk’s Sleep No More Turns Theater on Its Ear
  • Ze Frank: The Shift From 0 To 1, What Is Creativity?
  • Jonathan Harris’ Cowbird: A Wikipedia for life’s meaningful moments
  • What Scientists Can Learn From
  • Setting Boundaries & Saying No…

Antonio Ortiz

Antonio Ortiz has always been an autodidact with an eclectic array of interests. Fascinated with technology, advertising and culture he has forged a career that combines them all. In 1991 Antonio developed one of the very first websites to market the arts. It was text based, only available to computer scientists, and increased attendance to the Rutgers Arts Center where he had truly begun his professional career. Since then Antonio has been an early adopter and innovator merging technology and marketing with his passion for art, culture and entertainment. For a more in-depth look at those passions, visit

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