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rok likes Memefest 's blogpost
3 years, 4 months ago

Memefest 2016 Festival Outlines: PLEASURE

oliver
3 years, 4 months ago

Will be doing a virtual Iranian cooking lesson tonight.

Here more:

THE IRANIAN VIRTUAL COOKING LESSON
Where: TEHRAN, IRAN & AROUND THE WORLD (via video call)
When: Saturday March 5, 2016 8:00pm-10:30pm Tehran time (GMT +3:30)

Join Conflict Kitchen and participants from around the world for a virtual cooking lesson and Iranian meal with Executive Chef Bahar Sarhangi, live from Tehran. You can tune in from your home kitchen to our live feed below. We will be making Khoresht-e Bademjan. You will be able to follow it live from the link bellow. If you want to cook as well see here what ingredients you need.

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oliver
3 years, 4 months ago

Here my new text in Design and Culture:

Social Innovation and Design Education: Towards a Socially Responsive Communication Design Pedagogy

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17547075.2015.1096187

rok likes rok 's blogpost
3 years, 5 months ago

MELBOURNE MOB - Radical Intimacies in Action

oliver wrote new blogpost
3 years, 5 months ago

Expanded social documentary: strategies, techniques, and experimental forms.
Photo, video, research and storytelling master class led by Memefest curator Scott Townsend not to b...

oliver
3 years, 5 months ago

The political economy of David Bowie:

http://www.perc.org.uk/project_posts/the-political-economy-of-david-bowie/

rok
3 years, 6 months ago

62 people own same as half world – Oxfam! Is this the reality we want to tolerate???
http://www.oxfam.org.uk/media-centre/press-releases/2016/01/62-people-own-same-as-half-world-says-oxfam-inequality-report-davos-world-economic-forum?intcmp=HPWWLWP_grid_davospr

milenag
3 years, 6 months ago
Esto es inconcebible... Una realidad absurda a los ojos de todos y con la complicidad de todos los gobiernos. Es muy triste ese informe y pensar en la pobreza de las mujeres de los países tercermundistas, que la mayoría de las veces son madres solteras y que ellas solas deben hacerse cargo de sus hijos... Qué futuro nos espera?
oliver
3 years, 6 months ago

Here is a great session on institutional critique. It is focused on art, but this stuff can be very well used for non art institutions as well. Its really important stuff for a imaginative process of redirecting communication/design and art.

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oliver
3 years, 6 months ago

Sean Penn, interviews El Chapo Guzman, shortly before he gets captured again:

http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/features/el-chapo-speaks-20160109

rok commented on Memefest's blogpost Radical Intimacies: The Many Different Fruits From Our Dialogue
3 years, 6 months ago

"test..."

rok
3 years, 7 months ago

This visualisation is quite amazing!
https://92f9e7be6484d407e55a143e88b6c707cbafb1de.googledrive.com/host/0B2GQktu-wcTicEI5VUZaYnM1emM/

oliver
3 years, 7 months ago
Wow.How do they know the data?
Murch
3 years, 7 months ago
:) about half more births than deaths.
Isn't population stop growing?
oliver
3 years, 7 months ago
No, worldwide population is rising pretty rapidly...
oliver
3 years, 7 months ago

You Can Actually Hear the Climate Changing
Bernie Krause’s vast library of field recordings reveals a sad truth: wild sounds are quickly vanishing

http://www.outsideonline.com/2035701/bernie-krause-audio-climate-change

rok likes mascaro 's blogpost
3 years, 7 months ago

Talking with the moster.

oliver
3 years, 7 months ago

Brandalism: 600 ad takeovers in Paris before the COP21 Climate Conference

http://www.streetartnews.net/2015/11/brandalism-600-ad-takeovers-in-paris.html

oliver
3 years, 8 months ago

"A few years ago, I was being shown around a large, very technologically advanced university in Asia by its proud president. As befitted so eminent a personage, he was flanked by two burly young minders in black suits and shades, who for all I knew were carrying Kalashnikovs under their jackets. Having waxed lyrical about his gleaming new business school and state-of-the-art institute for management studies, the president paused to permit me a few words of fulsome praise. I remarked instead that there seemed to be no critical studies of any kind on his campus. He looked at me bemusedly, as though I had asked him how many Ph.D.’s in pole dancing they awarded each year, and replied rather stiffly "Your comment will be noted." He then took a small piece of cutting-edge technology out of his pocket, flicked it open and spoke a few curt words of Korean into it, probably "Kill him.""

http://chronicle.com/article/The-Slow-Death-of-the/228991/

oliver
3 years, 9 months ago

Phone Phreak Confidential The Backstory of the History of Phone Phreaking

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oliver
3 years, 10 months ago

Volkswagen’s Diesel Fraud Makes Critic of Secret Code a Prophet

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/23/nyregion/volkswagens-diesel-fraud-makes-critic-of-secret-code-a-prophet.html?_r=0

oliver
3 years, 10 months ago

http://betagoogle.com/

Russell
ABOUT ME

Username

Russell


Name

Russell Kerr


Birth year

1975


Gender

male


Country

Australia


Website

http://www.theworksdesign.com.au


Description

My primary research interests traverse the areas grassroots visual communication, graphic agitation and social responsibility in graphic design education. I am particularly interested in how youth’s creation and consumption of media effects the formulation of their views on the world in which they live. My current research explores collaborative relationships between education institutions and how these relationships can foster students experiences which examine social and political issues. I am also interested in how different environments influence approaches to communication problems and how Communication Design enables Social Change.


Faculty

RMIT University


Education

BA Graphic Design, MA Public Advocacy and Action


Working place

RMIT University


Collaborators

Transfer Press


COMRADES
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