If Sims Were States

In the bad, old sooty days before methane or carbon monoxide detectors, miners would carry down caged canaries into the dark tunnels with them. If dangerous gases leaked into the mine-shaft, the gases would kill the canary before killing the miners. I’m beginning to believe that Hosoi Ichiba might just be …

Pretty / Stupid

Vaneeesa would be more diplomatic. She would construct a more medi-a-propriate statement. Vaneeesa would lie about the facts and make it sound good. She would make it sound like a successful art performance. I am not Vaneeesa. It was my nature, or at least that which was set as the …

VB24 Performance Document

In 2011 VBCO/Multiverse has chosen to fly beyond the nest of Second Life http://vaneeesa.com/2011/01/06/vbcomultiverse-2011/ The February stop on our odyssey, VB24 – Multiverse http://vaneeesa.com/2010/12/29/previz-vb24-multiverse/ is an ambitious multigrid re-envisioning of our ill-fated VB22 / Burn2 performance http://vaneeesa.com/2010/10/05/previz-vb22/ In 3 identical architectures on 3 distinct grids we simultaneously occupy 3 parallel …

Rez Power

I live on the balcony of a lighthouse I built, originally, in Second Life. In a world where climate is an aesthetic choice, not a natural condition that can oppress or kill you, I just don’t see a reason to live with a roof over your head. I love convertible …

I Have Many Worlds

A few aspects of Virtual Worlds (building/creative types, rather than game types) different from a certain famous VW: • Lower Traffic • Higher Creative Freedom • Less DMCA griefing • Megaprims • Lower lag, yet worse performance In anticipation of our upcoming performance VB24 – Multiverse, which is slated to …