5 inspirations from a strange self-portrait

self-portrait“We perform ourselves over time” – Grayson Perry

If you want a strange self-portrait that will inspire then look no further than Grayson Perry’s “Map of Days”.

Even the title of British artist and sculptor Grayson Perry’s self-portrait “Map of Days” gives us a hint that this isn’t the usual face painted with oils.

So what is it and how does it inspire?

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Steam Punk It! Limiting your technology

Steam TrainSteam punk is a fantasy world in which mainstream technology stopped developing.

Steam is the power, engineers deal with real engines and it’s hands-on inventing your new contraption whilst looking good in Victorian garb.

But could we wind back the clock and really live like that? And what would the benefits be?

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