Nicole is the Art and Fashion Community Manager at Kickstarter, a platform for people to make new things. She works directly with artists, fashion designers and other creative folk to bring their projects to life.
An interactive documentary, CLOUDS, presents a portrait of open source creative communities who use the Processing, oepnFrameworks and Cinder toolkits. Conversations with 45 digital pioneers form a network of stories about invention and discovery. The ﬁlm is presented as an interactive application where people coexist with code in a hybrid realm and dynamic 3D graphics are used to visualize their ideas and the connections among them.
Eric founded Stamen Design in 2001 and has since then he has been working to extend the boundaries of online media and live information visualization. He has been named one of Esquire Magazine's "Best and Brightest" new designers and thinkers, and one of ID Magazine's top 40 designers to watch.