Some great quotes in here. 😀
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And interview with Sir Ken Robinson.
This talk I find quite interesting, one because it alludes to what Tim was speaking about in a previous post, but another reason is that I sometimes think about why I’m not as worried about my creative work as other people. I mean, I like accolades, and I am sad if people don’t like my stuff. But it doesn’t really… Read more →
“At the 2008 Serious Play conference, designer Tim Brown talks about the powerful relationship between creative thinking and play — with many examples you can try at home”
Yet another video on creativity from author Amy Tan. From the video description: “Novelist Amy Tan digs deep into the creative process, journeying through her childhood and family history and into the worlds of physics and chance, looking for hints of where her own creativity comes from. It’s a wild ride with a surprise ending.”
http://www.ted.com Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers are invited to give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes — including speakers… Read more →