The Gold Rush drew a massive global migration to California in 1849. Those seekers were called 49ers. For a Powers of 10 project, you could make a global map that showed the vast distances people traveled to get to California. You could focus on San Francisco and see how the city changed in population, and [...]
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A Video Design Response Competition at Core 77. The challenge is to create a 2-minute video response to Powers of Ten! Submission Deadline – January 10, 2011 View Powers of 10 events in a larger map!
Since the launch of 10/10/10, the last 10 days have been very exciting as more workshops and presentations about the importance of scale have been developing. Scale is not precisely size, it is the relative size of things. Today we need to have a better understanding of scale if we are able to make better [...]
In celebration of 10/10/10, Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller (founders of Project H) showed the film and talked about scale to their group of students in North Carolina. “The film has become a staple in design education and in public education for its beautiful visual representation of all scales in our physical world. We showed [...]
In Winston-Salem, there was a Powers of Ten Day celebration “Design, Art and Technology Symposium: Food for Thought” over the week-end (10/9/10 – 10/11/10). There was a webcast of the entire symposium and it was also tweeting live @dats10. View Powers of 10 events in a larger map!
Here are some more 10/10/10 events that have just been added to the world map – a blog of splash of milk, a picnic in Edinburgh, a dinner party in San Jose, a screening of the film at an off the grid farm in Costa Rica and raising a child. View Powers of 10 events [...]
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Spot ON Sunday 10.10.10 at 2pm Powers of Ten Day For the launch of the project Spot ON and its accompanying first exhibition we are happy to invite you for the presentation of Powers of Ten, by Charles & Ray Eames, in a specific setting. Apart from the fact that this film is an important [...]
A live exploration of 10 on 10/10/10! Head down to the Design Museum this Sunday 10 October to see the 10:10:10 Pop-Up Studio by and Lee Cavaliere + Studio Condition with music from Formula. Lee Cavaliere will be making and showing new work celebrating the number 10 in collaboration with Matt Clark from Studio Condition. [...]
Liike is celebrating its 10th Anniversary on 10/10/10! Liike, which means both movement and shop in Finnish, has been introducing break-out local fashion labels since the shop was founded in 2000. Liike is a non-profit gallery/shop established by former students of University of Art and Design in Helsinki (Aalto University) As clothing designers we believe [...]