A Sandbox You Can Examine

Creating with physical media is a sandbox of creativity, something working with a computer severely restricts.

On the other hand -

Examining information and representing it is something computers can do incredibly well, yet cannot be done easily with physical media.

How can we build future tools that allow for a dynamic array of creative choices while also being able to examine and abstract those choices across various representations?

How can we build a space to freely express, then be able to control and understand that expression?

How can we build a sandbox we can examine.