Category: JASK

Category: JASK

Review of TCN

The Complementary Nature ~ A Review by Olaf Sporns “The division of our world (natural and social) into distinct contraries or opposites has become almost

CD~levels

“In coordination dynamics, the real-life coordination of neurons in the brain and the real-life coordinated actions of animals are cut, fundamentally, from the same dynamic cloth. Integrity is in turn preserved because it is never threatened. Psychophysical unity is undergirded at all levels by coordination dynamics.” -Maxine Sheets-Johnstone (1930– )

always~never

Only always, only never, either always or never, both always and never, always changing to never, never changing to always, between always and never, beyond always and never…

analysis~synthesis

Only analysis, only synthesis, either analysis or synthesis, both analysis and synthesis, analysis changing to synthesis, synthesis changing to analysis, between analysis and synthesis, neither analysis nor synthesis, beyond analysis and synthesis…

contraria~complementa

Only contraria, only complementa, either contraria or complementa, both contraria and complementa, contraria changing to complementa, complementa changing to contraria, between contraria and complementa, neither contraria nor complementa, beyond contraria and complementa… ~;)

The Metastabilian Movement

(TMM) is a name for all possible ‘pioneering trajectories’ of The Squiggle Sense. The Squiggle Sense is a ‘sixth sense’ of The Complementary Nature, thought to emerge as a function of metastable brain~mind Coordination Dynamics, hence the term “Metastabilian”, or “one who pursues one’s metastable mode”—Metastabilian artists seek to engage their squiggle sense as a foundation of their artistic process. Thus, the vision, works, methods and criticism of TMM as an Art Movement are both inspired and mitigated by the “metastable mode” of brain~mind coordination dynamics...

Doc Metastabilian

Ph.D. Neuropharmacology. scientist~artist, professional musician, writer and muse. Co-founder with Dražen Pavlović of The Metastabilian Movement, an artistic~scientific exploration of the creative potential of ‘the squiggle sense’ of the complementary nature. Co-author with J. A. Scott Kelso of “The Complementary Nature” (MIT Press, 2006). Active Professional Entertainer, Engstrøm is Guitarist Singer-Songwriter, who has played over 2800 gigs over the last three decades in 11 countries, predominantly in Scandinavia.

The Dialogue Of Clockmasters
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The squiggle symbol. Stands for complementary nature and coordination dynamics of.,,
beginning~ending
aggregation~dispersion
body~mind by Doc Metastabilian, digital painting
body~mind
The DOC Metastabilian
novelty~experience
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premonition~dejà vu
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cause~effect
fantasy~reality
trajectory~phase
decisive~indecisive
decisive~in
causality~syncronicity
challenge~risk
transition~threshold
examiner~examinee
oath~commitment
empty~full
ship~passenger
agreement~disagreement
obsession~compulsion
searching~finding
intention~motivation
honesty~lying
extremism~intransigence
trap~bait
choice~chance
beginning~ending
The DOC Muso
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2019
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The DOC Show
The DOC
Live Shows
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The DOC
TDOC-cover
performer~audience
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MUSIC
I Am
Exodus
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PAINTINGS
The Doc - Painter
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DIGITAL ART
The Doc - Digital
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squiggle~metastability
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SQUIGGLESTONES
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SCULPTURE
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Squiggle Muse
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rough~polished
Pavlović~squiggles
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TMM Oldest First Mode

TMM Shuffle Mode