Archive for TED

JR

Posted in Architecture, Art, Food For Thought, TEXT, Videos, VISUAL with tags , , , on October 21, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

JR recently won the TED 2011 Prize because of his pervasive photography projects. What started as street art in Paris grew to become a global expository of individuals as unique entities, not as parts of this group, or that race, or this religion. The growth of his projects was organic, unexpected and miraculous all the same. View the video and read more in depth on this artist by clicking this sentence.

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OUR MEMORY TELLS A STORY

Posted in Food For Thought, Videos with tags , , on March 16, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

This TED talk involves concepts of behavioral economics applied to our immediate experience vs. our memory.

A THEATRE THAT REBUILDS ITSELF

Posted in Architecture, Food For Thought, Videos, VISUAL with tags , , on January 27, 2010 by ToroToroTokyo

“the lost art of productively losing control”