Critical Approaches to Culture + Communications

A Weblog by Ron Burnett (Founded in 1994 and now celebrating 23 Years!!)

This site began as one of the first academic sites in Canada when the World Wide Web was in its early phase of development. I have maintained it through many iterations since 1994.

3D Printing and the Future of Art and Design

This presentation by MIT Professor, Neri Oxman summarizes some key points for the creative sector and 3D printing that need discussion and debate. Are we talking about a new strategy to crafts? Or, a new approach to making and creating in general? 

The next video describes tables that should be in every classroom in the world. The demo shows the table withstanding over a ton of weight during an earthquake.