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Anita Schillhorn van Veen

Anita Schillhorn van Veen is a strategist at an advertising agency in NYC and a culture aficionado. You can follow her on twitter at


Sunday, March 16 2014

SXSW Science? The Interactive Conference Puts on a Lab Coat

This year’s SXSW Interactive keynotes didn’t headline 20-something social media entrepreneurs or garage tinkerers who’ve hit the big time or brilliantly polished C-suites sharing their vision of the future. The stars of the show this year were scientists.


Wednesday, December 7 2011

A Kickstarter Holiday Carol

Get extra creative this holiday season with Kickstarter.

Thursday, November 3 2011

Occupy Everywhere

The Occupy Wall Street and the 99% movements have gone viral. We are everywhere, indeed.

Monday, October 10 2011

One Weekend, Thirty Geeks, Five Projects: 'Hacking' for a Good Cause

How a group of people hacked in to start-up culture to change the world.

Wednesday, September 14 2011

Stop Tweeting Sh%! and Buy This

They say art imitates life, but so does advertising. What does that mean when we live our lives online?

Thursday, August 11 2011

The Hitchhiker's Guide to Google Plus

It's a brave new world of social networking. Get local.


Tuesday, February 7 2012

As Theo Van Gogh Knew, Hell Really is Other People: '3 by Theo'

Of his nearly 30 films, these three by Theo Van Gogh each focuses on verbal wrestling between a man and a woman.

Tuesday, December 13 2011

Art Basel 2011 - Miami, Florida

Bring your highest heels and your smartest phone and you’re set.

Tuesday, November 6 2007

Yo La Tengo

“In one interview, Georgia, you talked about the beauty that’s found in accidents.” From behind a modest drum set, Ms. Georgia Hubley responds: "I did?"


Monday, March 18 2013

SXSW Interactive: The Return of Outer Space

In a year where social media was an afterthought at SXSW, what really mattered? Space exploration, that's what.

Wednesday, March 13 2013

SXSW Interactive: 3-D Printing - Power to the People

3-D printing is the big draw at SXSW this year and it's getting plenty of love. And no wonder – Obama highlighted it in his State of the Union.

Monday, March 11 2013

SXSW Interactive Day 1: What Drives Elon Musk?

Elon Musk is an entrepreneur with a mission. SXSW is full of entrepreneurs with a mission, but Elon Musk ups the ante.

Thursday, March 15 2012

SXSW Interactive 2012: Studying up at the Sideshows

Unofficial events like this are a huge part of what makes the atmosphere dynamic -- the main circus tent is almost dwarfed by the side shows.

Thursday, March 15 2012

SXSW Interactive 2012: What's So Funny?

When you think of SXSW, humor is probably not one of the first things that comes to mind. People like Rainn Wilson are changing that perception.

SXSW Interactive 2012: It’s All in Your Brain (Notes from the Road) [14.Mar.12]
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