A City in Motion | KCET
A City in Motion
In Brilliant City, for example, the collective known as D-Fuse examines an area in northern Shanghai, finding patterns, visual rhythms and sonic symphonies in the densely populated area filled with high-rises and the noisy equipment of daily urban life.
Quayola's short visual work Cityscan depicts the transformation of urban spaces in a more kaleidoscopic manner, as if you're riding on a short-circuiting elevator flipped on its side in the middle of a city.
In each of these videos, the city exists as a hybrid space melding real and generative, a space where architecture, computation and media collide. The videos result - technically - from the mash-up, but they also illustrate it, merging form and content. If you could capture Doha's upcoming decade-long transformation as a time-lapse morph, would it resemble these videos?
A Q&A will immediately follow the screening with Oscar-winning cinematographer Roger Deakins.
During the late 19th and early 20th century, many mass-produced black dolls were stereotypical, caricature-like and expressed racist undertones. Shindana Toys helped change the paradigm, irrevocably changing the toy industry today.
On November 24, 1965, the Louis Smith and Robert Hall launched an organization called Operation Bootstrap. The organization emphasized the importance of black entrepreneurship and used its business initiatives to shift public perception of black identity.
The Yurok people care for all of their family members, and their kin — including condors and salmon — reciprocate the care.
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