Wizard Wednesday

After Marionette Monday and Troll Tuesday, here we are with our third day in preparation of the Carnival: Wizard Wednesday. Today I bring you a selection of marionettes and hand puppets of wizards, for your indoor street theatre. Radagast the Brown At Squeaking Tribe, Australian based artists Sol and Sara do handmade marionettes of fantastical […]

Troll Tuesday

No, it’s not a Tuesday in which we troll people: it’s just the natural second day of preparation for Carnival, after a generic Marionette Monday. Today I’ll try and bring you artists who worked on Troll marionettes, hand/finger puppets and masks, for your indoor street theatre. Belgian Masks and Hand Puppets At Theater Didymus, the […]

The Lay of St. Cuthbert (another Ingoldsby Legend)

A few weeks ago, I talked about Arthur Rackham, one of my favourite illustrators, and his works. One of his works was illustrations for an obscure collection of weird tales, called The Ingoldsby Legends, and they caught your attention. I already brought you one of the tales: today, I bring you another: “The Lay of […]

Let us have some Carnival stuff

Well, we came out of Christmas and I was really sad, but January is gone and we have something di look forward to, at last. Carnival is a festive season of street parties, masks, parades and theatrical improvisation. It is usually between February and March, during the preparation period historically known as Shrovetide, and its […]

#BIMpill – Classificazioni e tassonomie

La “pillola” di questa settimana è dedicata ai sistemi di classificazione che, come sapete, sono una mia fissazione. Ne ho già parlato qui, quando su richiesta ho pubblicato le mie slide di spiegazione della ISO 12006 con un parco dei divertimenti, qui quando ho pubblicato le mie vecchie lezioni nella (vana) speranza che gente senza […]

#BIMpill – Livello di Accuratezza di un rilievo

Mercoledì scorso vi ho presentato il framework finlandese per il rilievo, all’interno del quale figurava anche il concetto di LOA – Level of Accuracy (Livello di Accuratezza). Oggi estraggo un’altra pillola da una vecchia lezione, per ricordare che il framework più completo per la specifica di un rilievo e della sua restituzione in BIM – […]