Post #792 • May 19, 2006, 8:19 AM • 22 Comments
"...participants [in a conference entitled 'Thinking/Drawing: Drawing in an Electronic Age'] seem to agree that the emergence of sophisticated graphics software has coincided with a startling decline in the basic drawing skills of university students." (Slashdot)
"How humbling it is to visit a city like Paris; a sculpture on every corner, every bridge adorned, every lamp post and rail embellished, no space wasted." Andrew French for Studiosavant, now an Illuminated Manifesto™.
"Step by patient step, one man is drawing ever closer to the real Da Vinci mystery: tracking down the master's greatest painting, lost for four and a half centuries. And it is hidden, he believes, in a room at the heart of political power since the Middle Ages in Florence." Mark Irving on Maurizio Seracini. (AJ)