Dedicated to Jeff Zabudsky and Sheridan's Creatives
Creativity is very important to Dan Zen. He has recently acquired the domain, http://creativityframework.com and put his creativity framework there. Zen will rework the site over the years to help educate and inspire with respect to creativity. Zen has already collected his thoughts on creativity and invention, let's take a look at some of these collections.
Creativity Tour ▲ The Dan Zen Museum Creativity Tour provides a look at the creative process, a guide to Zen's digital creations, and step by step examples of how these projects are thought of and made. The tour concludes with a view of Zen's working environment. TAKE TOURInventor Blog ▲ http://inventor.wordpress.com is Dan Zen's blog on inventing which includes tips, examples and analysis. Here are some of the articles with stand-out ones on inventing for mobile, the Internet and the Internet part 2:
Biography Tour ▲ The Dan Zen Museum Biography Tour shows Zen's upbringing, influences, early creations and physical inventions. TAKE TOUR
YouTube Intro ▲ an intro video to YouTube that cycles through some Dan Zen creations giving a quick view of interests. The video starts and ends with Zen's pleasure (not business) card which has been quite enjoyable for Zen to hand out over the last few years.YouTube Invention Playlist ▲ a few videos of ideas. Zen has video of most of his creations over the last ten years. These will be released at some point.YouTube Eclectic Playlist ▲ a collection of various creative activities. Many overlap with other topics in the Dan Zen Expo Exhibits.
CreativityFramework.com ▲ Much of Dan Zen's work on the Philosophy of Nodism (Philosophy Exhibit) went to making the creativity framework. The site has the complete framework as well as interactive exercises set up for a two hour workshop. The framework shows the mechanics of creativity - how creativity works - like explaining a magic trick! CREATIVITY FRAMEWORK Creativity Framework Diagram ▲ In the framework, this diagram is broken into stages with explanations each stage. Here, the summary shows the terminology related to hierarchy. CREATIVITY FRAMEWORK Creativity Framework Diagram ▲ In the framework, this diagram is broken into stages with explanations each stage. Here, the summary shows the mapping of hierarchy across many important organizational structures. CREATIVITY FRAMEWORK Creativity Framework Diagram ▲ In the framework, this diagram is broken into stages with explanations each stage. Here, the summary shows how flexible the single hierarchy can be and how we are directly related to the Universe (Node Zero). CREATIVITY FRAMEWORK