A couple of weeks ago a team of us at work were quite busy (and secretively) putting together 22 videos for the MacArthur Fellowship Grants. These grants were given out, “to talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction.”
According to the MacArthur website: There are three criteria for selection of Fellows: exceptional creativity, promise for important future advances based on a track record of significant accomplishment, and potential for the fellowship to facilitate subsequent creative work.
I had the opportunity to put together 3 videos with my coworker Patrick. For your viewing pleasure, here is what we came up with.