The Power of Interiors

Its essence, pure design touches the sign of God. Is that too much to claim, this connection between design and God?  Consider for a moment the design of our world, the starry heavens above the mountains and the marsh below, the fire within and the clouds adrift, rivers flowing, and hummingbirds suspended in midair drinking […]

Parametric Worlds: the Future of AI and Parametric Design

The story of our search for design and the creative quest inherent within each of us dates back through the ages to a place where memory fades, to the very edges of our rendered world. We have come to a strange and eerily beautiful point on this journey where a new and uncharted world awaits […]

DeSign: in Search of the Sign to Manifest the Sacred

I have often been intrigued by the origin of words.  There is so much hidden in the etymological roots of words. And the origins of the sounds form phonetic roots of each word.  What is profoundly fascinating to me is the linguistic lineage of words. Additionally, the intersection of cultures and civilizations that have contributed […]

10 Best Digital Design Tools that will Spark Your Creativity

I must say that I have worked with a good many artistic tools that have ranged from traditional tools such as stone lithographs and hand-pulled prints to Hololens and Tilt Brush.  It’s rather hard to focus on only 10 best digital design tools. Thus, I may sneak an extra one or two in this blog.  […]


RESILIENT DESIGN IN RESPONSE TO INCREASED THREAT Our world is facing increased severity and frequency of hazards, posing technological challenges from a multi-vector suite of threats. These events impact the well-being of individuals and communities directly and indirectly, with quantifiable short-term implications and more complex long-term effects, yet to be fully understood.  The impact of […]

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Resonant Zero There are infinite possibilities in the universe we inhabit, and all radii emanate from the zero degree at the center of the circle of potential, the source resonant frequency with which fundamental geometries fractal along the pendulum. Alfa8 – alfa to infinity – is focused on integration philosophy, utilizing traditional and deep arcana […]