Tag Archives: creativity

@Large on Alcatraz

“The misconception of totalitarianism is that freedom can be imprisoned. This is not the case. When you constrain freedom, freedom will take flight and land on a windowsill.” — Ai Weiwei Ai Wei Wei is a prolific Chinese artist currently under … Continue reading

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Imagining Creativity

What do you imagine creativity looks like? I met Janet Echelman a few months ago.  This is her office.  She’s an artist, mother, wife, friend, teacher, boss, landlord, party planner, and I’m sure I should list another 100 things. On top … Continue reading

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Creativity and Work

Ira Glass of “This American Life” talks about storytelling here. But I think the message applies to more than storytelling…It applies creative pursuits in general. Getting from being a beginner to being good at something takes work. “Nobody tells this … Continue reading

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