dendrochronology, tree rings, and art

i truly cannot comprehend how an acorn can become a tree.  but more on my acorn obsession later. because right now i’m completely captivated by tree rings. dendrochronology or tree-ring dating is the method of scientific dating based on the analysis of tree-ring growth patterns. Chris Harrison made “digg rings” by visually representing the “most dugg” stories of the day… Read more →

psychedelic retro vintage rock posters

i will always love retro psychedelic rock and movie posters. but Tadanori Yokoo took it to a whole nutha level: i mean, how crazy are these?  i love the how the registration is deliberately off, like in those turn-of-the-century offset screen prints or the WPA propaganda posters from the 30’s and 40’s. [and is it just me or does the… Read more →