Etsy Shop

May 22, 2012Creative Time

A week or two ago, I opened up an Etsy shop for the Field Office. I thought it might be a good framework for some projects that I’ve been wanting to do but did’t have any outlet for. The idea is to start with some prints that reflect the sketchbooks that I’ve always loved to … Read More

Practice

May 19, 2012Creative Time

During our five months on the road, I thought a lot about practice. I used this time to hit the reset button on my own studio practice and begin to master some work habits that had always alluded me. I thought about focus, frustration, fear, confidence, being overwhelmed, and endurance. I though about the necessity of … Read More

The Last Quiet Places

May 15, 2012Creative Time

Yesterday I was listening to The Last Quiet Places, an interview with the acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton on the radio show On Being. So good—defining silence as a presence and the absence of noise instead of the absence of sound. This interview resonated so much with me, a person who seeks daily refuge from city noises … Read More

Sister Magazine

April 27, 2012Creative Time
Instagram Road Trip Berlin-based Sister Magazine asked me to write and illustrate an article about using Instagram as a documentary and social media tool. My project was a five-month road trip that began in Berlin (my HQ at the time) and took me to London, Chicago, Minneapolis, Portland, Los Angeles, and Marfa, Texas. Scope Writing [...]

The schedule.

January 5, 2012Creative Time, Travel, Travel Topics

By Rebecca The alarm goes off at 6:30am. We work like crazies so that we can go to the beach in the afternoon. This is the way here. Well, this is supposed to be the way all of the time, but there isn’t usually an 80 degree day + an ocean as incentive. On my … Read More

Collaboration

October 28, 2011Berlin, Creative Time

by Rebecca Anthony scooted over to the table across the aisle and began building something with the blocks that were on the table top. When he was finished, the blocks spelled “Berlin.” But there was a structural problem with the “n” making it collapse and sending the rest of the letters down like dominoes. This … Read More

Instagram Blog

August 13, 2011Creative Time
Instagram Blog Instagram asked me to write a blog post for their "How I Shoot Series." My piece focused on people taking pictures of people. Also invited to take part in the series were @chrisozer, @pauloctavius @pketron Scope Writing Photography Client Instagram

Behind the Zines

August 6, 2011Creative Time

My copy of Behind the Zines finally arrived. I wrote about each of the self-published works featured in this book. It was a fun project because the content was so diverse; pieces were serious and playful, straightforward and conceptual, experimental and well-established. A few of the projects that extra-caught my eye were Cabin and Woods, … Read More