Here I am, watching some 3rd Rock from the Sun, and I can’t even draw something even tangentially related.
That being said, it’s been a while since just let the synapses ooze out through a pen. Vectors are fine and dandy, but I really need to work on my depth.
Well this video took over the rest of my night, and has now taken the post virginity of this website.
2 years old, and having just now been brought aware of its existence, it surprises me how this video has been so narrowly shared. Its simple yet reverberating delivery hones the common ideas and goals nations use to claim their right to that war torn spot of real estate on the Mediterranean coast.
Beautifully animated in a hieroglyphics style using Flash, Nina Paley’s work can be found on her website, http://blog.ninapaley.com/