Entries from January 2010

Video of Mumbo Jumbo Maracas (High Res)

25 January 2010 · 1 Comment

Lee-Sean Huang: “Mumbo Jumbo Maracas” from Nisma Z on Vimeo. “Mumbo Jumbo Maracas” at Southpaw in Brooklyn, NY on December 15, 2009. This was for the NIME (New Interfaces for Musical Expression) class, taught by Greg Shakar and Hans-Christoph Steiner at NYU’s ITP. Video by Nisma Zaman and Minette Mangahas.

Music · NIME · Video

It’s Cool to be Flat (My IgniteNYC Video)

20 January 2010 · 3 Comments

Design · New York · NYC · Video · YouTube

First meeting of Awesome Foundation NYC Trustees

14 January 2010 · 1 Comment

Last night the Trustees of the Awesome Foundation New York met in person for the first time to get the ball rolling. Photo (clockwise from top left): Jesse Chan-Norris, Lee-Sean Huang, Sam Lessin, Steve Rosenbaum, Douglas Repetto, Dawn Barber, Clay Shirky, Colin Nedercoorn, Brandon Kessler, Catherine White, and Chris Dixon Reminder: Grant applications are due […]

Awesome Foundation · Fun · New York · News

What Type Are You?

10 January 2010 · 1 Comment

What typeface are you? According to this test from Pentagram (password: character), I’m Cooper Black Italic.  I guess Kylie Minogue and Towa Tei would be German Bold Italic.

Design · Flash · Fun

Attari Sandwich Shop

6 January 2010 · 0 Comments

While I was in “Teherangeles” visiting the family last week, I went to check out Attari Sandwich Shop in Westwood (1388 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90024). We started with a Shirazi salad, a simple and refreshing chopped salad of tomato, cucumber, and onion. Next course was Ash-e joe, a thick soup with lentils, black […]

California · Cuisine · Food · Photography · Pictures · Restaurant