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The Artist and Super Computer, George Widener.

Reading Time: 2 minutes George Widener is an extraordinary artist. Widener is autistic with savant syndrome. He has demonstrated phenomenal abilities with regards to numerical computation, far beyond what is to be considered normal. At age 18, George Widener joined the army intelligence, based in West Germany, using his pattern recognition skills to analyse photos from the Stasi and […]

Designer. Illustrator. Thing Maker.

Reading Time: 2 minutes Keeping it local this Tuesday. Lauren Fowler is a South-African designer and Illustrator. Her illustrations are marvellously detailed and filled with whimsy.   Fowler’s shop, lostisaplacetoo.com is a platform where she sells artwork, gift cards and cross stitch sets both locally and internationally. The artworks and greeting cards are for people who are looking for something a little […]

The universe is not made of atoms; it’s made of tiny stories

Reading Time: 3 minutes Another day, another post, another intern. Today’s intern is Andrea – a third year Graphic Design student at the University of Johannesburg. She loves the beautiful and vibrant city of Johannesburg, (lots of) Fairtrade coffee, and the Tiny Book of Tiny Stories. The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories is a trilogy collection of poetic short stories, no […]