My name is Richard. I’m a designer living in Melbourne, Australia. I make interactive things. Occasionally I’ll make things just to look at and I’ll put them up here.
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In a lagoon north of Mullaitivu is a gold-painted ‘victory monument’. It presides over the area where the ‘Liberation Tamil Tigers of Eelam’ (LTTE) made their last stand against the Sri Lankan army in 2009.
A couple of chance encounters highlighted the dueling narratives of Sri Lankan history and the tensions that still remain following the end of the civil war.
Swedish artist Simon Stålenhag paints images of suburban Sweden in the 1980s transformed by some unexplained technological breakthrough.
While wandering Osaka looking for the famous Umeda Sky building in Osaka I met my first talkative local.
Another bleary-eyed morning spent rock-hopping in the pre-dawn light to get to a vantage point before sunrise.
After the fall of Constantinople the two remaining Byzantine states- the Despotate of Morea and the Empire of Trebizond- came under renewed pressure.
The previous set of photos was taken on Istiklal avenue approaching Taksim Square.
Photos I took of today’s anti-government demonstrations in Istanbul.
Some images of Berlin’s controversial museum of near-eastern antiquities including the massive Pergamon Altar.
Some photos from a youth Demonstration in Detroit.
Today marks the 18th anniversary of the Santa Cruz massacre.
In the evening I’m starting to feel like I have a monumental hangover. Which is a marked improvement over what I was feeling at the start of the day.