philosophy

Public squares & dissent – Julian Assange, Slavoj Žižek, Amy Goodman

July 4, 2011

Public squares & dissent – Julian Assange, Slavoj Žižek, Amy Goodman

For those who haven’t seen it, here’s the video of the discussion between Amy Goodman of Democracy Now, Julian Assange of Wikileaks, and Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek. It took place in London over the weekend and was produced by Frontline Club.

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Paola Antonelli treats design as art

June 4, 2009

I can forgive Paola Antonelli for liking Karim Rashid because I love her. She’s the design curator at the MoMA in NYC and she has this amazing knack for animating our built and designed environment in an entertaining and charming way while also lightly inserting some very serious remarks about its history and politics.

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Categories: design, Uncategorised

Wish Werner Herzog would come by the studio

February 27, 2009

Wish Werner Herzog would come by the studio

Wish Werner Herzog would come by the studio and narrate our work in that soft, brutal, matter-of-fact German tone. Instead I just re-read the imaginary Herzog diary, below, to wallow in Herzog postmortemese.

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