Davis Ayer is a photographer based in Austin Texas whose Tumblr grabbed my attention. The saturated colours, and soft textures of hair and flowers make for very pretty images. I especially love his Politives and his use of hair flicks and double exposures to create a sense of movement.
Five bells on wheeled structures placed in a fountain make the musical sculpture, Wet Quintet. Years back when I met the artist, Dan Sternof Beyer, he was into tracing around street-side shadows with pavement chalk. This interactive piece is a result of his continued exploration of public art. Watch the reactions as people discover and [...]
I began this project with the somewhat creepy idea to photograph the people I meet during my travels – whilst they were asleep. Luckily, on waking, most people are simply bemused as I explain why I’ve photographed them unawares. The result is an ongoing series of sleeping portraits and personal stories called People I’ve Slept With.
I love to listen to storytelling, especially when sound is used creatively to illustrate a narrative. A new source of cleverly told tales, both true and fictional, is Paper Radio, an Australian based audio journal. Launched this year, the content already on the site is well-produced and engaging listening. You can listen on the website [...]
Oh baby, yes! Sonic Erotica is a free website that is making accessibility sexy. Many people with blindness or vision impairment use the Internet now as part of their daily life. This site is easy to navigate with screen readers, and provides erotic audio to an audience largely overlooked by the adult entertainment industry.