Design Point: Are you left or right brain dominant? Find out!

Have you wondered whether you were more left or right brained dominant? Take the test provided below: Left or Right? Share your results and comments below after you take the test! Philosophical Engineering Design Point: Determine whether you are more left and right brain dominant in your thinking and in life. This will help you…

Design Point: Are you left or right brain dominant? Find out! was originally published on Philosophical Engineering

Design Point: Are you left or right brain dominant? Find out!

Have you wondered whether you were more left or right brained dominant? Take the test provided below:

Left or Right?

Share your results and comments below after you take the test!

Philosophical Engineering Design Point:

Determine whether you are more left and right brain dominant in your thinking and in life. This will help you realize your strengths and weaknesses.

For more information:

Test link is from The Art Institute of Vancouver.

Design Point: Composers as Gardners (Brian Eno)

Do you think of yourself as a gardener or an architect? Take this design point based upon Brian Eno’s article and utilize it into your thinking. “My topic is the shift from ‘architect’ to ‘gardener’, where ‘architect’ stands for ‘someone who carries a full picture of the work before it is made’, to ‘gardener’ standing…

Design Point: Composers as Gardners (Brian Eno) was originally published on Philosophical Engineering

Design Point: Composers as Gardners (Brian Eno)

Do you think of yourself as a gardener or an architect? Take this design point based upon Brian Eno’s article and utilize it into your thinking.

“My topic is the shift from ‘architect’ to ‘gardener’, where ‘architect’ stands for ‘someone who carries a full picture of the work before it is made’, to ‘gardener’ standing for ‘someone who plants seeds and waits to see exactly what will come up’. I will argue that today’s composer are more frequently ‘gardeners’ than ‘architects’ and, further, that the ‘composer as architect’ metaphor was a transitory historical blip.” ~Brian Eno

Philosophical Engineering Design Point:

Are you an architect or gardener when composing your life? Do you have the image in your head before or do you see the image after?

For the full article and video:

http://edge.org/conversation/composers-as-gardeners