“They’re like little windows,” a few have commented on my paintings. I had never thought of my abstract art in that way, but as soon as someone said windows, I saw it. My abstract pieces, even if subconsciously, evoke window imagery.
On one of my many late nights awake, I came across a photo of a window. Even though it was a photo and not a painting, I saw visual parallels to a few of my paintings. Eventually, I started looking for more photos of windows and walls. I find them aesthetically inspiring and surprisingly abstract.
A stereotype as defined by Merriam-Webster is “an often unfair and untrue belief that many people have about all people or things with a particular characteristic.” Colloquially, the term, stereotype, “is used to categorize a group of people. People don’t understand that type of person, so they put them into classifications, thinking that everyone who […]
Susan J. Fowler, a former employee of Uber, published a post on her blog revealing numerous counts of sexual harassment and discrimination she experienced while working for the company. Her post is straightforward and pretty bias-free; her tone is calm, but frank. While some of her experiences at the company might appall readers, her author’s […]
“Make information beautiful” is my favorite infographic design tool’s slogan. Piktochart’s phrase really conveys the core purpose of the infographic. In addition to summarizing information beautifully, the infographic is a place to insert subtle but important messages about the writing process. Small but highly supportive messages can be integrated throughout the informative image. Similar to […]