Category: Experiments in Expression

  • 17, 25 November | ‘Zine Showcase’ in Toul Tompoung

    17, 25 November | ‘Zine Showcase’ in Toul Tompoung

    In the old days, maybe you used to buy a newspaper every morning, and read it while drinking your coffee. You could read, relax, and peruse the stories about people you might even know, in your community. You could enjoy the time alone, reading something fresh every single day about…

  • 22 October | Zine Launch in Phnom Penh

    22 October | Zine Launch in Phnom Penh

    I will have a kind of ‘show and tell’ event after Pchum Ben. It’s a Zine Launch, and it’s going to take the shape of a reading-sharing-make-and-take event that stretches out over a morning and through lunch and part of the afternoon. This is styled after my Seattle parties at…

  • How to spark creative thinking to generate new ideas

    How to spark creative thinking to generate new ideas

    Creative thinking and you. Creative thinking and the world. People and how they talk about it, why being ‘creative’ is sometimes confused with being ‘artistic.’ Why is the subject of being creative something that we overcomplicate? I believe that everyone can do something in a creative way. That’s taking the…

  • It’s the string that makes the necklace

    It’s the string that makes the necklace

    I made a limited edition of one issue of S P A C E for this week. It’s not for sale. It’s not for digitizing. It’s not for sharing. It’s just for… me. Sometimes it’s that simple. Do what you want.  Imagine. Wanting to do something just because you want…

  • How is publishing changing?

    How is publishing changing?

    Update: Here is a recent story in the Associated Press about the closure of a community newspaper in a rural part of the United States. ‘Even though philanthropists and politicians have been paying more attention to the issue, the factors that drove the collapse of the industry’s advertising model haven’t changed.…

  • Year over year, the things we learn, and how we find new meaning with time passing | Issue #202: S P A C E | ‘Layers’

    This week’s issue is in the shop. It’s called ‘Layers.’ So far so good in the 200s series. There was ‘Pieces,’ then ‘Photozine 1999-‘, and now ‘Layers’ is ready to share, too. Each of these is a cut-and-paste re-work of past media here in the archives of Design Kompany and…

  • Issue #201: S P A C E | ‘Photozine 1999-‘

    Issue #201: S P A C E | ‘Photozine 1999-‘

    This time it’s a photozine. Members-only issue, this time. Get the membership when you pick up a subscription, for a ‘3-month pack of S P A C E’. You can do that at the crowdfunding page for this zine. The link is: http://chuffed.org/project/spacethezine Checkit.

  • Tools | ‘Chapter One’

    Tools | ‘Chapter One’

    Going to start a new thing, for July, online. See &Cojournal, over at my writing site, Kismuth. Here is a link. https://kismuth.com/making-time-for-writing-that-is-just-for-you/  

  • ‘True Colors’

    ‘True Colors’

    Here is a new podcast. This time it is an interview with Nils Sihvola. He is a contributing photographer to the weekly magazine, S P A C E.   Dipika Kohli · True Colors Cover art by Nils Sihvola. S P A C E is a weekly mini-magazine, crowdfunded at…

  • Protected: ‘Fun is the point. Let’s optimize for fun.’

    Protected: ‘Fun is the point. Let’s optimize for fun.’

    There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.