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Metasketching is a research project by Michal "Mike" Jelinek, focusing on ideation sketching in the context of cognitive psychology and design methodology.

We all do that. We all doodle, we scribble, we sketch. We literally think through sketching!

However, the ideation sketching requires specific conditions to happen, and here they are:

Obey the ambiguity.
Explore and interact.
Let slip the artifact!

Learn more:

About author
The research wiki (WIP)
Exhibitions info

Recommended reading:

Neuroscience and cognitive psychology:
David Eagleman - "Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain", ISBN 0-307-37733-4
Barbara Tversky - “Mind in Motion: How Action Shapes Thought”, ISBN 9780465093076
Donald D. Hoffman - “Visual Intelligence: How We Create What We See”, ISBN 0393319679
Donald D. Hoffman - “Observer Mechanics: A Formal Theory of Perception”, ISBN 1483236064

Design and architecture:
Vinod Goel - "Sketches of Thought," MIT Press, 1995
Bill Buxton - "Sketching User Experiences," MK Elsevier, 2007

Theory of new media:

Steven R. Holzman - "Digital Mantras," MIT Press, 1994
Lev Manovich - "The Language Of New Media," MIT Press, 1995
Jay David Bolter, Richard Grusin - "Remediation," MIT Press, 2000
Nick Montfort, Noah Wardrip-Fruin - "The New Media Reader," MIT Press, 2003
Jaron Lanier - "Dawn of the New Everything," by Henry Holt and Company, 2017