Versions of Complexity
I had the pleasure of co-teaching Complexity by Design at Parsons SDM last semester and engaging with wonderful thinkers and institutes in this space.
It is becoming increasingly clear that complex thinking (definition to come later) is a core part of modern life. This was discussed in different circles before we all got into this state of unknowingness.
I have been working with a very acute definition of complexity, but given that the field is emerging (no pun intended), I wanted to linger a moment on its positionality.
I have been working with 2.5 versions of complexity: a partial list of links and resources to follow.
Santa Fe Institute, and their Complexity Explorers Group on FB
New England Complex Systems Institute
MIT Center for Collective Intelligence
Scale: The Universal Laws of Growth, Innovation, Sustainability, and the Pace of Life in Organisms...
Continue reading →