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Embodied perception and the Bristol Swing Festival

Bristol Swing Festival is unique among swing dancing festivals because it offers the chance to learn circus skills alongside learning to dance. One of the things that I love about coming to…

Podcast Episode 1 – Engineering, creativity and practical philosophy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/eiffelover/Eiffelover_Podcast_No1_7thAug16_EMF_Camp.mp3 I’ve been thinking about creating an Eiffelover podcast for over a year. Last week at Port Eliot festival I saw John-Paul Flintoff (@jpflintoff) give a great talk on creativity…

Pursuing general knowledge – not such a trivial pursuit

The ability to design arguably sits at the top of Bloom’s taxonomy of learning, requiring as it does decent doses of creativity and evaluation. The foundations therefore of good design…

Mapping stories – the journey of a Euro note

I like the idea of using maps to tell stories. I particularly like the idea or using a map to show an emerging story. A couple of years ago I…

Catastrophe with 24 bit sound – showing at UCL on Wednesday 12th September

I heard a preview of the new sound effects on Catastrophe last week and they left me grinning. – Brilliant