6 Reasons Why You Should Start Being Creative

Does the term “Post-Work Society” mean anything to you?! Basically we are slowly experiencing a Post-Work Society where the old Industrial Age of getting and working a 9-5 job is becoming slowly obsolete. Job security is not what it used to be and the old Industrial Age model of work is being replaced more and more by an Information Age of start- ups and creative … Continue reading 6 Reasons Why You Should Start Being Creative

Want Your Children To Survive The Future? Send Them To Art School

I am presenting you all with one of the most illuminating and forward thinking articles I’ve ever read entitled ‘Want Your Children To Survive The Future? Send Them To Art School’. The author of this article, Dustin Timbrook, talks about a ‘Post-Work’ world (which many economists and futurists are predicting) where most jobs become obsolete due to automation from growing technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, … Continue reading Want Your Children To Survive The Future? Send Them To Art School

Virtual Reality: Further From The Source

A hundred years ago people had much more time than choice (and even only 20 years ago just before the rapid rise of the Internet). Radio was a new thing. TV wasn’t invented yet and video and the Internet were still some time off. What ‘entertainment’ distractions were there? The theatre (yes people used to go to the theatre in droves), books, newspapers, various sport … Continue reading Virtual Reality: Further From The Source

Art And Living In The Digital World

This is an essay I wrote towards the end of 2014 about being an artist and living in the context of our digital world. I have made a few changes since then but the general gist of the essay remains the same. Today art can be split into two categories; “Pre-Internet” and “Post-Internet” art. All the important and influential art movements are all of the … Continue reading Art And Living In The Digital World