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'Ernesto Neto: The Body That Gravitates on Me' on view at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

57 minutes agoArts : Artdaily

Ernesto Neto, whose work was first exhibited at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in 1996, has become internationally known for translucent organic sculptures that often take on architectural proportions, one of which is suspended from the ceiling of the Museum?s two-story atrium from October 19, 2014, to April 5, 2015. Show More Summary

'Empire of the dead': Paris' Catacombs still entice visitors

1 hour agoArts : Artdaily

A place of fear, legend, inspiration and exploration, Paris's skull and bone-lined Catacombs still draw thousands of visitors each year, many of whom queue for hours to explore the ghoulish burial site. "Stop! This is the empire of the...Show More Summary

Rare Francois Linke piano leads Fall Furniture and Decorative Arts Auctions at Bonhams

1 hour agoArts : Artdaily

Bonhams announced its San Francisco-based auctions of "The Connoisseur's Eye: A Private Collection of European Furniture, Paintings and Decorative Arts" on October 28 and "Fine European Furniture and Decorative Arts," the day prior, achieved a cumulative $2.6 million. Show More Summary

'Richard Meier: Collages' opens at the Stroganov Palace, St. Petersburg

1 hour agoArts : Artdaily

Galerie Gmurzynska announces an exhibition of collages by the seminal architect Richard Meier, which opened on October 30th 2014 at the Stroganov Palace and run through January 2015. Stroganov Palace is an 18th-century imperial residence once belonging to the Stroganov clan, themselves famous collectors and patrons of the arts during their time. Show More Summary

Sohei Nishino's new series of Diorama Maps on view at Michael Hoppen Gallery

1 hour agoArts : Artdaily

The Michael Hoppen Gallery is presenting Sohei Nishino's new series of Diorama Map's. Comprising of the following cities: Berlin, New Delhi, Amsterdam, Jerusalem, Rio de Janeiro, Tokyo and Bern. Nishino has been internationally lauded...Show More Summary

The Limited Edition Montblanc Pen Collection to be offered at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions' Fine Pen sale

1 hour agoArts : Artdaily

A collection of over 64 Limited Editions Montblanc Pens will be offered, fresh to the market, in Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions? Fine Pen sale on Thursday 27th November 2014 in London. The pens are unused or ?uninked?, with their original packaging. Show More Summary

Daily Inspiration #1911

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate and share your graphic design inspiration, You can submit your imagesShow More Summary

Spot The Disaster: Coco’s Halloween Photoshop Job

Coco, or Mrs. Ice T to you, is a big fan of posting pictures of her uber-curvy body online, so that’s nothing new.  But this one seems to feature some tomfoolery.  Can you spot it? Boo, indeed.  Happy Halloween! Via Coco’s Instagram account. … Continue reading ? The post Spot The Disaster: Coco’s Halloween Photoshop Job appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

Richard Franiec offers Canon PowerShot G7 X custom grip

Richard Franiec is now offering a Canon G7 X custom grip, joining the examples he makes for the Sony RX100 series, Panasonic Lumix GM1 and other small camera models. Like his other products, it's machined from high-grade aluminum alloy and attaches to the camera's front plate with 3M VHB transfer tape that can be safely removed without leaving residue. Read more

Goodbye October

3 hours agoArts / Fiber Art : Spirit Cloth

It was nice day... autumn chores. A good healthy dinner. Some silly stuff. November will begin with heavy storms. Right now, the calm before that.

Salonen, Denk serve meat-and-potatoes Mozart, Beethoven

4 hours agoArts : Culture Monster

They've turned back the clocks at Walt Disney Concert Hall to the 2000s. Esa-Pekka Salonen is back with his old colleagues, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, for three weeks, more than in any previous season since becoming conductor laureate.

Datebook: metal combines, photo-and-tin collages, art in a park

4 hours agoArts : Culture Monster

Robert Rauschenberg gets heavy metal at Gagosian, Tony Berlant takes to tin at L.A. Louver and Michelle Andrade opens up a show of her notebook drawings at Charlie James. Plus, there’s outdoor sculptural installations and giant wall paintings of dots. Here’s what happening in our...

Holidays in the West End: Will you wish for 'White Christmas' or 'Henry IV'?

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat and theaters across the United Kingdom are poised for the annual glittery blizzard of pantomimes. If your taste runs to the traditional, then London can amply cater for you this festive season. Among the offerings are model Jerry Hall vamping it...

‘The Walking Dead’ preview: What’s up with Beth and who’s with Daryl?

5 hours agoArts : Arts Post

(Possible spoilers — including material from the books — ahead. Proceed with caution.) This week’s episode, “Slabtown,” promises to bring us back to the adventures of Beth. Over on IMDB, the episode is summarized as “Beth finds herself in a hospital in the middle of Atlanta after being kidnapped by a car with a white […]

The new Cone 6 Glaze Book is in!

5 hours agoArts / Ceramics : Clay Club

Got the new book in ! You can get signed copies at: johnbrittpottery.com

Global, Local, Social: ATypI Barcelona 2014 (Part 2)

With Typographic Dialogues, the theme of their 58th conference, ATypI (Association Typographique Internationale) invited type and design aficionados from all over the world to Barcelona. The presentations on day 2 concentrated primarily on education. While in part 1 of my review you can discover some of the more technical talks given at BAU Design School [...]

Flogometer for Yvonne—are you compelled to turn the page?

Submissions Needed. None in the queue for next week. If you’d like a fresh look at your opening chapter or prologue, please email your submission to me re the directions at the bottom of this post. The Flogometer challenge: can...

Lost Your Membership Card or Don’t Have One?

Now that we are asking for membership cards before most of our screenings and events, new members or folks who have lost their cards keep asking how they can get a replacement or temporary card. It’s easy! Simply go on line to the ASIFA-Hollywood website and click on Membership. The drop-down menu will contain a [...]

Video: 2014 Exhibition of the Society of Wildlife Artists

The 51st Annual Exhibition (2014) of the Society of Wildlife Artists opened this week and can be seen at the Mall Galleries - in all three galleries - until Sunday 9th November The exhibition... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Big Hero 6 Members Screening

From Walt Disney Animation Studios, BIG HERO 6 is an original comedy-adventure about the poignant friendship that develops between a robotics prodigy and an extraordinary robot as they embark on a life-changing journey to unravel the mystery behind a devastating event. BIG HERO 6 is directed by Don Hall (“Winnie the Pooh”) and Chris Williams [...]

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