Brian Eno paints with light. And his paintings, like the medium, shift and dance like free-flowing jazz solos or elaborate ragas. In fact, they have more in common with live music than they do with traditional artwork. “When I started working on visual work again, I actually wanted to make paintings that were more like music,” he says. “That meant making visual work that nonetheless changed very slowly.” Eno has been sculpting and bending light into living paintings for about 25 years, rigging galleries across the globe with modified televisions, programmed projectors, and three-dimensional light sculptures.
When the price of gas leaps into the stratosphere, we scramble to find alternatives and biofuels become big news. They’re hailed as miracles of modern technology that promise to solve our energy problems – or at least ease the pain. But biofuels are not new. In fact, Henry Ford himself envisioned a future filled with biofuels, Rudolph Diesel (yep, that diesel) wanted his famous engine to run on peanut oil, and had it not been for the Civil War, we’d probably be fueling up with biofuels today. So what happened? Why did we forget about biofuels? Read more…
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Bicycle frame builder Wade Beauchamp of Vulture Cycles discusses his craft.
Video about J. Livingston Bikes at Bend Velo in Bend, OR.
Preview of a video I’m producing about Bend bicycle frame builder Wade Beauchamp.
Video produced for B+H Photo.
Daniel Fickle of Two Penguins discusses making the music video for “Denmark,” by The Portland Cello Project.