The Creative Process By Ron Dawson

The Creative Process from Ron Dawson on Vimeo. In This short by Ron Dawson, Musicians,Artists and Film makers discuss their creative process. A very nice insightful look. Recommended ReadingCreativityCreative Process of ‘Looper Director’ Rian JohnsonA Choreographer’s Creative ProcessIra Glass on Storytelling

Bill Evans on the Creative Process

These three videos were extracted from the movie “the Universal Mind of Bill Evans – Creative Process and self-teaching”. It’s a great glimpse into the mind of one of the greatest Jazz piano players of all time. Evans discusses his thoughts on improvising over various song frameworks and the creative process in music. These are […]

Cultivating Genius in the 21st Century

Why do so many geniuses hit the mark at the same time? Why does genius grow in clusters? Does immigration and education create genius? History has the answers. A nice article by Jonah Lehrer. T. S. Eliot once remarked, “the great ages did not contain more talent. They wasted less.” Cultivating Genius in the 21st […]

The Creative Process- Six Pixels of Separation, Mitch Joel

The Creative Process | Six Pixels of Separation – Marketing and … www.twistimage.com3/3/12 What do you think of when you think of creative people? Slackers? The people in the office who often wear jeans, but rarely wear socks? The ones bouncing the rubber balls off of the walls or the ones with the… Recommended ReadingCreativityCreative […]

Kirby Ferguson’s Everything is a Remix

This three-part series produced by Kirby Ferguson is an interesting look at the creative process. Among the topics that Kirby discusses is Copying. Copying or emulating others creative output is one of the most important foundations of creative growth. Kirby illustrates this with examples from famous authors, artists and musicians. This is a very entertaining […]

Schools Kill Creativity says Ken Robinson.

Ken Robinson speaks at TED in 2006. Robinson discusses how our modern education system stifles and discourages creativity in children. “Creativity is as important in education as literacy”. This is a greatly entertaining 20 min talk on the state of creativity in our education system today. Recommended ReadingCreativityLandscape Photography Shop Opens Online StudioCreative Process of […]

Philip Glass, A Creativity conversation at Emory.

One of the many things I liked about this clip is that Glass talks about not remembering writing his pieces. He discusses how It takes great amounts of focus and concentration to create, so much so that it’s not possible to live outside yourself at the moment or to take note of the creative process. […]

How to Stimulate the Creative Process

Here are some simple steps to stimulate the creative process from http://www.howcast.com/. I think this video is especially good for people who don’t believe they are creative. Everyone is and can be creative. Its a matter of letting yourself be creative. So many of us were told repeatedly when we were younger to stop daydreaming, […]

DEMYSTIFYING THE CREATIVE PROCESS

This is an article that appeared at www.productiveflourishing.com by Charli Gilkey.It breaks down the creative process in a simple step by step fashion. Very helpful. DEMYSTIFYING THE CREATIVE PROCESS by CHARLIE GILKEY “I’m not creative.” “I wish I could be more creative, but I don’t have it in me.” “Why are some people creative and […]

“Mathematics links Art and Science in one great enterprise, the human attempt to make sense of the universe.”

This article appeared in the January 2010 American Mathematical Society newsletter. Below each topic paragraph I have provided a link to each full length article. Creativity in mathematics Providence, RI—“Mathematics links Art and Science in one great enterprise, the human attempt to make sense of the universe.” So writes Abel Prizewinner and Fields Medalist Sir […]