Books: How to Be an Explorer of the World: Portable Life MuseumWhy I am recommending this book:
Because it encourages the reader to examine their personal world with fresh eyes and to begin to think differently about what might be taken for granted.
Artists and scientists analyze the world around them in surprisingly similar ways, by observing, collecting, documenting, analyzing, and comparing. In this captivating guided journal, readers are encouraged to explore their world as both artists and scientists.
The mission Smith proposes to document and observe the world around you. As if you’ve never seen it before. Take notes. Collect things you find on your travels. Document findings. Notice patterns. Copy. Trace. Focus on one thing at a time. Record what you are drawn to.