Today’s random link is the blog of Luke Thompson, who graduated from our BA in Design in 2009 and currently works for Kin. Luke’s blog tracks his work process, research and thoughts.
Today’s blog link: Alex on Trails
Today’s blog link is Alex on Trails, the photography and travel blog of 2013 BA Design graduate Alexander Duffner (who was previously featured on the Design blog with his graduation project Domestic Science Machines). In his latest blog post, Alex gives some good advice on how less may well be more when it comes to photography.
Today’s blog link: Human Algorithm
Today’s random blog link is The Algorithm, a development diary for a project by Leon Eckert, third year BA Design student. Leon is creating a dance performance based on genetic algorithms- read his blog to find out how he’ll get there.
MA student assembling biography of the word “slag”
If you’re looking for an entertaining read today, we may have an adequate suggestion: MA in Design Education student Lili Golmohammadi is exploring the origins of the word “slag” (mostly known today as a very British insult), as part of her research into the materiality of language. Lili’s website “Slagipedia” includes definitions, uses of the word in advertising and pop culture and even an opera song about it!
(And if you want to know more about Lili, you can re-read our interview with her).