making interactive / public / internet art . developer advocate + product at embedly . co-founder New American Public Art . trustee at the Awesome Foundation . cultivate collective joy @whichlight
Playing with Bucky Balls. These are in incredible toy- experiment, play, design, explore. There is a logic inherent in them, what will attract, what will repel.
You can study magnets all you want, but you only really understand working with these by playing with them. This is a beautiful example of generative construction.