OK. A few tentative posts. Please continue to sign up for details about things 19
, just so we can get an idea of the levels of interest out there. things 17-18
is still available.
John Updike on The New Modern
/ the collage art of Peter Lewis
, via the morning news
/ the real toy story
, by photographer Michael Wolf
, a serious 'sea' of Chinese toys.
How to move a hive of bees
('there is an old adage, that when moving a hive, you either have to shift it less than three feet or more than three miles') / Lego figure gallery
via how it happened
/ sleight of hand
Visit The Devil's Tramping Ground
(via Mr BaliHai
) / a weblog alphabet
/ Close to the Madding Crowd
, on spectacle in the city, versus the wisdom of crowds
/ in other news, the danger of competitive dads
John Carpenter's "The Thing" reviewed from the perspective of actual Antarctic research-base workers
(via Incoming Signals
) / Video-id
, on advertising / Five Thousand Days
, press photography in a changing world.
Thanks to everyone who wished us well. Apparently things
recently appeared in icon magazine
here in the UK. A scan would be hugely appreciated, as we seem to have missed that issue now. Thanks!