inspiration

Aesthetics

My goal is to have a clean sterile, uniform look , with a clean white background.
Precedents !!!

Precedents !!!

Well, I was introduced to Candice Breitz last year but I totally forgot her work. She does these amazing video installations using cut up video’s from popular movies. With this piece ( Mother ) Candice isolated tiny episodes of dialogue, from different movies and presented them as if there was a single narrative thread running through ....

This is it!!!

So I met with a friend today, to brainstorm and just talk about our thesis projects, and it was quite insightful. Well I already had my idea, but it was very helpful to just talk about it, and it helped me clear my mind about so many things. One of the questions she asked me...
Precedents!!!

Precedents!!!

Well, I absolutely love this guys work. He has done work all over the world. ( Including Kenya ) . But right now I am drawing inspiration from his Face to Face project that he did with Marco. They posted my huge portraits of Israelis and Palestinians doing the same job, face to face. They put...

Website Prototype 4

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So how did Tribalism even begin?

Many of us think that the issue of intertribal rivalry arose from ancient hatreds or warfare from cultures (including me ) but as I have been doing my research this week  I realised Tribalism is a relatively new phenomenon arising from colonialism, urbanization, and Kenya’s political culture . Infact until the 20th century most of the...

Heal the nation documentary

This documentary is one of my inspirations for this project. This documentary is pretty much an eyewitness account of the tragedy that befell Kenyans after the 2007 December elections. It includes interviews from victims and perpetrators who were affected by the 2007 post election violence.   Here’s yet another documentary by the same producer. This...
Change of Plans

Change of Plans

For the last few weeks I have been very insecure about my project, I guess that is why I was feeling stuck and I wasn’t making much progress. So I decided to go back to the drawing board and evaluate whether I really wanted to work on this project for the next 8 months, and...
Mind Map

Mind Map

mmmhhhh… inspirations

So I saw this, but I am i need to rush to my next class so I will blog about it later on. http://www.pixelsumo.com/post/feelings-are-facts