creativity


The Inspiration Wave That Splashed Me @ Music Innovation Meetup

From time to time we all become accustomed to our usual routines and at some point in time realize that we are missing inspiration. The Bloggers Team of TEDxVienna is always on the search for some extra inspiration (both for the community and for us personally). Therefore it was very exciting […]


What Is The Link Between Garbage And Creativity?

If you’ve noticed the trash cans around Vienna, then you know they try to lure you into doing the right thing with playful phrases and creativity. Most of the time it’s difficult to find English equivalents for the witty slogans without providing lengthy explanations. When friends visit from out of […]


The art of creating for the sake of creating – An Interview with Harry Baker

His love poem for lonely prime numbers reached over one million people around the world. “People who have just seen that think that I just write poems about maths the whole time”, Harry Baker says amusingly. Since then, performance poet and mathematician Harry Baker has travelled around the world enriching […]


Leaving your comfort zone and what it will do to you 2

This month’s topic is “Walls”. Rather than perceiving walls as a ‘physical’ object, we may also view walls as psychological barriers and mental limits. We all have walls in our minds. Walls that are difficult to break through or overcome, because the thing that is waiting on the other side […]


CODING

Coding: How to bring ideas to life 1

Do you also have a lot of ideas you want to work on? We constantly think about new ideas that can bring our projects to life. In the digital era, this often means providing a proper framework for automatizing periodic daily tasks. Of course, this requires a lot of effort and […]


Do schools kill creativity?

It is probably the most imprinting period in one’s life: School. I am sure that most of you remember the time you had in your good old school days. But whether you consider your school days as good or not, one thing is for sure: They were old. Not just […]


Could you be a minimalist?

The minimalist Trend Being the best version of your own self is in. Eating clean, working out and spreading positivity is the current big trend. Staying abstinent from junk food and steering clear of buying unnecessary junk has become increasingly important to the modern individual. Decluttering your life is what many […]


What an innovative time to be alive! TEDxVienna @ Maker Faire 2016 2

Maker Faire 2016 didn’t fail to impress. It is the first time the event took place in Vienna and more than 200 makers had the chance to present their do-it -yourself projects and ideas to a broad audience. Creatives and creators from all genres came together to commonly discover the […]


On Writing and Missing the Bus

There are moments of introspection and then, there are moments of brilliance. For writers, staring at an empty page, whether on paper or the computer screen is the hardest part. Writing is easy, they say, but all writers know that this is not true. Writing is work. All good writing […]


The Impact Hub – where Start Up dreams come true

As you know, we, the TEDxVienna team, are already planning this year’s next big conference and for the most part our meetings take place at a very special co-working venue: The Impact Hub. Not only do they have a café and a global network community – oh no, they offer you way […]