Transmissions from the floor

Drew Schorno
Meditations on making art, grief, finding a place in the world, bad movies, and life
Created 19 Apr 2020
  • Null Call
    05 Sep 2021 • 18 min read • 13 0
    In 1912, inventor Franz Reichelt repeatedly petitioned the Parisian government to allow him to test out a new design for a suit that would allow pilots to survive falls from high in the air. After he ...
  • Bear Nation
    26 Aug 2021 • 22 min read • 19 5
    I think it’s pretty obvious to everyone that there’s something wrong with the standard American diet. But without a true understanding of what the root problems are, we are left with a dazzling variet...
  • Generative Adversarial Relationships
    16 Oct 2020 • 15 min read • 3 0
    In the 2009 documentary “The September issue”, a creative director named Grace Coddington repeatedly butts head with notorious fashion editor Anna Wintour in the course of creating campaigns for the S...
  • The Game of You
    19 Apr 2020 • 15 min read • 10 0
    I, Drew Schorno, am a proud graduate of David MacMurray Smith's 3-month "Creative Character Development & Personal Transformation Through Clown" course. With my certificate in hand, I am now fully pre...
  • The Form of Formats
    19 Apr 2020 • 11 min read • 3 0
    This essay was originally posted on July 31, 2019 on From the inception of art on computers, intellectuals have breathlessly theorized about the endless new possibilities for creating ...
  • Whatever I'm on about at any given moment
    19 Apr 2020 • < 1 min read
    Hello! My name is Drew Schorno and I’m a Designer, Interactive Story Producer, Creative Technologist, and Clown. This newsletter is going to be a place for me to put my essays about a variety of topic...
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