Philaestheta is the work of Philip Ashlock and a representation of many philosophies associated with visual communication and new media. This website is meant to mediate a wide range of creative ouput and express an evolving ethos concerned with aesthetics, informatics, and observations of a world in flux.
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The development of the Associated Students website for Western Washington
University illustrates the shift toward both adaptive and
collaborative content management systems.
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This website has clearly not been active for many years. Even when it was first created it was not particularly active, but it has served some purpose in providing a portfolio and a point of contact. Yet ultimately, this website does not represent the current focus of its creator. This site was primarily developed to showcase web design, but the only kind of design I spend much time with these days is systems design.
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My late grandfather. A legendary and prolific artist.