Burgin: Possession (1976)

The artwork Possession was created by the multimedia artist Victor Burgin in 1976. Burgin came up with the concept for Possession while he was an art professor at the Central London Polytechnic, about to move to the US to teach at Yale (Buckman 221). The first edition of the work was displayed at a gallery… Continue reading Burgin: Possession (1976)

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Freedom in Public Spaces

This text was originally written for the Introduction to Philosophy (PHL102) subject. Last year’s Toronto Pride was blistered by a unique demonstration of grief and despair, a silent shout of the black community reaching for their rights. Public interpretation of the act varied from hijacking and disrespect (Levy) to praising and consonance (Petrow), followed by […]

Split Opening Sequence

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business course. Born in 1988, in a rural village located on the countryside of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, running down the farms and hills, I clearly remember landline telephony being such big news. Before the internet era, living in a small town up by […]

On Interactivity and its Power

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business course. Born in 1988, in a rural village located on the countryside of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, running down the farms and hills, I clearly remember landline telephony being such big news. Before the internet era, living in a small town up by… Continue reading On Interactivity and its Power

A Clash of Minorities

This text was originally written for the Introduction to Philosophy (PHL102) subject. Last year’s Toronto Pride was blistered by a unique demonstration of grief and despair, a silent shout of the black community reaching for their rights. Public interpretation of the act varied from hijacking and disrespect (Levy) to praising and consonance (Petrow), followed by… Continue reading A Clash of Minorities

Influencers – People who Shaped my Creative Persona

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business (INM110) subject. Introduction Looking up to other people’s works is a process that encompasses a mixture of admiration, wonderment, passion, and some frustration nonetheless. Inspiration comes in many ways and it is spread through uncountable different media, from music and poems to videos, apps, headlines,… Continue reading Influencers – People who Shaped my Creative Persona

Luz, Gesso e Imagens de Consumo

Este artigo originalmente foi publicado como TTC do meu curso de Arquitetura e Iluminação. Luz, Gesso e Imagens de Consumo: um estudo sobre a linguagem vigente da iluminação na arquitetura de interiores brasileira 2016/12/01 Introdução Metodologia A Dimensão Histórica A Linguagem da Luz Pluralidade e Ironia Práticas Correntes Considerações Finais Referências Anexo I Anexo II… Continue reading Luz, Gesso e Imagens de Consumo