One cannot help help but draw parallels between Xerxes remarkable career and that of Medici University’s legendary artist and DJ NSANE.
Is it just me, or has March in SL been mind-bogglingly artistic? Yes, mind-bogglingly is a word, I looked it up!
Here at LEA23’s Medici University the creative vibe is electrifying the air, and there’s always something going on, collaborations and classes and lots of discussions in between.
Why is this called ART?
On March 29th, 2015, USA Today bestselling author, Anthea Sharp slipped on her e-gloves and helmet, powered up her Full-D sim, then opened a portal to a little piece of her fantasy realm, Feyland, residing at Medici University. For an hour she talked of her experiences in publishing, the writing process, as well as taking questions from the audience.
Today I decided to make an artwork starting with just a couple everyday objects: an old business card and two kinds of paper clips. I placed the clips in a simple pattern on the card and snapped a photo with my iPad. I think there is a time in almost …
I peeked into Elle Thorkveld’s studio and was immediately drawn to her art pieces, a collection of “Glitch Art.” Elle was kind enough to quench my curiosity and told me all about it!
Fanny Vermont’s Photo lighting workshop on Saturday was a big hit, and after the awesome MU gang were exposed to a bunch of tips and tricks (and shared a few of their own), I figured it would be a good time to shine the light on the artist behind the camera.. …
Studio Art 12 – Life Drawing – If you’d like more life drawing practice, here are some great video resources featuring many poses you can practice from.
Notes and sample activities for Studio Art 12, a 2-hour life drawing class in the Medici University life drawing studio at Tullia-9.
Aurora has been in Second Life for almost three years, now, and while she has been an active builder, her W.B Yeats tower at Medici University is her first art project.
Many of us take photos and, no matter if they’re RL or VR, photography is always about light. In Photo 66 we’ll look at how to create and use light in SL.
Meet the MU artist, Nebulosus Severine. Nebulosus Severine has been creating art in Second Life for nearly ten years. Story by MU’s Myra Wildmist!
We have an incredible opportunity here at Medici University. Let’s build a maker-university filled with sharing and community.
Medici University is only 9 weeks old, yet so much has already happened. A Brief History of MU We received the 6.5 hectare LEA23 land grant on 1 January ’15. The first couple of weeks were spent thinking about what size would be optimal for Learner Studios (back in January …
Studio Art 12: Life Drawing, is for all levels with no experience required. Develop your skills at drawing from live avatar models.
Did you know there was an epidemic at MU? It’s an artificial brain epidemic.
Story submitted by MU’s Veyot!
Its been an exciting week at MU!
Check out the Medici University article featured in REZ Magazine!
This week we operationalize our “Goals” through the details of our “Curriculum Design”. Let’s plan out the specific learning activities that will lead to our goals.
For someone who inspires people to climb up high towers of collaborative work, Neeva Torok is an incredibly down to earth artist! I had the pleasure of meeting Neeva as she was spending her lunchtime “tinkering” with prims, and after our brains were done high-fiving over our common love for community spirit, old-school primming, and M.C. Escher’s work, I got to ask her a little about her project at MU..
Kinesiology 88 is a semester-long course where MU Learners can balance all their art & culture creativity with some kickass moved on the dance treadmill. All skill levels welcome.