design

Visualizing Beach Boys

Alexander Chen, a Creative Director at Google Creative Lab, has used Processing to visualize notes sung in a Beach Boys’ vocals-only version of Brian Wilson’s “You Still Believe In Me.” Each note sung in the harmonies is represented in shimmering circles, sometimes concentric, sometimes adjacent. The size of the circles are influenced by the relative size […] Read More

Ignorance

“Delight in ignorance. Use it as an inspiration to learn instead of an embarrassment to conceal.” —Saul Wurman, Information Anxiety 2.