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Bits & Pieces - For the Curious Minded

Notes & Links #1

  • Going for gold: vintage sporting and summer posters - A nice selection of vintage beach and summer resort posters. Auction 7 August Swan Auction Galleries, New York.

  • My life is better when… The 10 things that really matter, Summer 2019. Ian always writes a good post and reminds me to do those things that bring you alive and get you out of the office and doing something different.

  • A Father Transformed Data of his Son’s First Year of Sleep into a Knitted Blanket - A visualization of his son’s sleep pattern from birth to his first birthday. Interesting use of digital and traditional crafts showing sleep patterns.

  • Making Peace With The Feast Or Famine Of Freelancing - if you are freelance this piece is worth a read and how it can deeply affect our self worth and mental health. Plus some strategies to combat the quiet times.

  • Worth a watch - Leonard Cohen : I’m your Man - Cohen reveals his trademark wry humour and soulful intensity, using his own artwork, poetry and personal collection of photographs to reflect upon his colourful past and his creative process.