Anastasia Davydova interviews John Michael Boling CULTURESPORT is a lot of things: an animated series, creative studio and meta-brand created entirely in the open-source 3D software Blender by veteran Net artist John Michael Boling – former Associate Director of Rhizome, co-founder of NASTY NETS internet surfing club, and co-founder of Are.na, a platform for creative research. I started to hear a lot about JMB from Asher Penn, who interviewed him for Sex Magazine… [read more »]
If only we had known, things could have been different.
We discovered the Ripflip kickstarter just one day too late. ‘The most versatile footwear product in the WORLD’ fell $248,000 short of its $250,000 goal. Lofty, yes; but we only have ourselves to blame for the trans-shoe’s premature burial. How will we face our impending Waterworld lifestyles without Wetgear’s innovative amphibian footwear? The possibility of swimming, climbing, and a safe gait on our treadmill/standing desk combos was within our reach-but has now slipped through our tender grasp. ℳajor DISapproval, Kickstarteers.
What could have been: