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Chat with Amira Rahim

Chat with Amira Rahim

The other day, while browsing Facebook I stumbled into something interesting. Amira Rahim, a pretty famous Instagram Artist and founder of Facebook Group ‘Passion, Color, Joy’ was asking people to contact her if they wanted to set up a phone call. She does a lot of guidance sessions, helping artists find their way to success through the use of social media (and other tools). I hadn’t gotten a chance to attend any of them because usually they are priced really high and I just can’t afford one of her lessons. But, interestingly enough, this phone call was totally free. And …

Notebook overview

Notebook overview

This blog is not the only place I have used for reflection during Unit 1. My notebooks are an important part of writing down ideas as they come, sketching things out, doodling to untangle thoughts and make notes during the skype sessions, lectures and tutorials. Since it would be redundant to post daily about the notebook, I made a quick video of some of the pages to give a succinct idea about their usefulness:

Finalizing the research paper — step 1

Finalizing the research paper — step 1

Post truth and public art were the two keywords my research began on. I even identified a research question in the previous blog post. I just finished reading Lee McIntyre’s book and it cemented the fact that the post-truth era is intriguing and very pertinent, and definitely something I want to include into my research.           So here’s the title and abstract I have so far, bear in mind that this abstract is the pre-completion abstract and will probably become more succinct once my paper is complete: Public Art in the Post-Truth Era A commentary on …

Research paper brainstorming part 2

Research paper brainstorming part 2

My research paper has not taken form as yet. It is still amorphous research and concepts. But I am moving forward with it. You could say I am electively burrowing down an endless rabbit hole. The study I engaged in since this morning was supposed to yield some substantial outcome, leave me with perhaps a solid working title. But all its done so far is spark more ideas in my head. But I won’t give in just yet. Here’s a link to the brainstorming I did this morning. It’s led me to more books and more ideas, but I see …

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