Last week, I went to a photography gallery. Why? To look at photographs. Why? Because I am interested in photography Why? …
‘People studying art’ Who do you think about when you read this description? Artists, art historians and art critics might be the first people that pop up. If you brainstorm a bit longer, you might also include philosophers. Were you also thinking about vision scientists? Probably not. There’s a subgroup of visual scientists, however, that focus their research […]
This article is part of a series on being less busy and more creative. After introducing the trouble being busy is for your creativity, we discussed how you could shift your decision-making process and start creating instead of consuming. This week, we are continuing by introducing some boredom back in our lives.
2017 is already over its midpoint. How are your new year resolutions holding up? This year, I decided not to go for concrete resolutions, but for gentle guiding principles that could adapt to the specific circumstances of 2017. One of them fits well into this series of articles on being less busy and more creative. I […]
Last time, I invited you to join me to the road less busy in order to save your creativity. I introduced the idea that some of us are feeling constantly busy nowadays and brought up the book I am currently reading: ‘Busy – how to thrive in a world of too much’ (by Tony Crabbe)
‘How are you?’ ‘Don’t talk to me about it, I am so busy at the moment, and you?’