Is this not a foretelling of the impact of social media? “Zeal for doing, lust for action, leaves many a person, especially in this hurried and impatient human environment in which we live, with experience of an almost incredible paucity, all on the surface. No one experience has a chance to complete itself because something else is entered upon so speedily. What is called experience becomes so dispersed and miscellaneous as hardly to deserve the name. Resistance is treated as an obstruction to be beaten down, not as an invitation to reflection. An individual comes to seek, unconsciously even more than by deliberate choice, situations in which he can do the most things in the shortest time.” John Dewey. Art as Experience. 1934.
Check out my video animation staring Zug. This extract of from the popular audio and book; ‘You can’t afford the luxury of a negative thought’ by Roger and McWilliams.
The animation and all cartoons and drawing are by me.
If you would like to commission your own video animation please email me direct. (peterm [at] peterjmayes[dot] studio.