"We are Homo Ludens (Those who play). From the moment we enter this world, we instinctively invent ways to have fun..."
In a busy life, Copi is a father who tries to teach the right way to his son, Paste. An animated short.
The Pretence of Knowledge
"If man is not to do more harm than good ... he must learn to cultivate environments like a gardener."
Spatial Design Literacy
We evidently lack a ‘language’ with which to reason about, ‘read’ and ‘write’ wholesome urban form.
The Nature of Learning
"Ask a few kids: the reason most don't like school is not that the work is too hard, but that it is utterly boring."
"...adapted the mind to a very restricted set of available media; in the future, it will adapt media to each individual mind."
The Ecstasy of Curiosity
"And our goal is to create media, to create content, to create spaces that allow us to stay curious, to stay alive…"
“Good. It seems like you've considered everything Atrus. You've tried to see the Whole.” “The Whole?”
Thinking like a Mountain
"A deep chesty bawl echoes from rimrock to rimrock, rolls down the mountain, and fades into the far blackness of the night."
How Wolves change Rivers
When wolves were reintroduced to Yellowstone after being absent nearly 70 years, the most remarkable trophic cascade occurred.
The Quality Without A Name
"There is a central quality which is the root criterion of life and spirit in man, a town, a building, or a wilderness..."