The Art and Life of Imitation

Art imitates life... or life imitates art... It's a classic conundrum however you look at it. And by classic I mean the class of the chicken-and-egg variety. But what did come first? The dragon or the dragon's egg? The garden or the garden gnome? Can we ever know for sure? Mimesis or Anti-Mimesis As a professional maker-upper-of-things, the … Continue reading The Art and Life of Imitation

A Rare Thing

It's a rare rainy day here in LA, so I thought I'd do another rare thing -- write a blog post. In the last months, I've come to realize why so many blogs, personal or otherwise, tend to fade away after a bit of time. Blogs are a bit of work to keep going. When … Continue reading A Rare Thing