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Stitch: the community-sourced, dialogue-driven art project starts in Durham

What if we can imagine the future, as a community, and manifest it in a picture? What would it take to make visible all the dreams we each have for our community, so we can start conversations around them? This is the vision of the Stitch project. Many a successful campaigns by communities around the world have taken advantage of the collective vision for their cities/towns. New York … [Read more...]

‘Tell me a story with an animal in it.’ #parenting

This is the long weekend where you catch up with old friends, and family, isn't it? It's Memorial Day weekend, and everyone who's not at the beach is blogging. OK, not really, but you know. I like thinking about being at the beach but not on days when it's packed. My son likes it when we tell him stories at nighttime, but mine, apparently, aren't intriguing enough. I started in on one about … [Read more...]

#Aether in #DC

We did get to move to a round table for the AETHER DC roundtable. Atmosphere was relaxed and straightforward -- but in a totally different way than the New York Bryant Park experience. This was more like our Boston, super-intimate conversation, though I believe that one stayed more on topic: is the medium still the message? The three stops on our tour (so far) were all completely intriguing, … [Read more...]

‘I didn’t think of that’

As we regroup from our tour of AETHER in New York, Boston, and DC, we have a lot of things to say about it to you all out there listening. Especially because we're planning our big finale, right here in Durham, in the coming weeks. It's pretty awesome to travel, but it's even more exciting to do it when you are on the way to connecting with folks you've never met, who have no idea they're going to … [Read more...]