Monday, 17 January 2011

Arthur C Clarke Quote

"How inappropriate to call this Planet-Earth, when it is clearly Ocean"
-Arthur C. Clarke

Artists relevant to Site-Place-Context Project

Paul and Ken suggested I look at these artists in relation to my research for the Site-Place-Context project I am currently in the middle of:

Billy Brandt - especially the Wuthering Heights photograph
Cathy Chambers - Bronze 3d maps
Michael Visocchi - Buildings and maps
Charles Simmonds - mysterious miniature buildings
Nathan Coley - Buildings

Printing big Aerial Pics from Google Maps

Video here showing how to make a google map (e.g. aerial photo) as large as you want for printing etc...

Works: I did it: I've now got an A0 (that's over a metre wide) print of Garnethill in Glasgow taped to the wall in the Sculpture studio...

Wednesday, 5 January 2011

Online slick presentation maker... eat your heart out powerpoint...