“After Victor Papanek: The Future Is Not What It Used to Be” at the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena features artists who engage with the principles of the industrial designer, writer and educator.
An Invisible Hand David Weinberg Photography Chicago, May 22 – July 25, 2015 The savvy title caught my attention. The Reader’s wording in its art listing, “group show about the experience of living with poverty,” was even more curious. Was the description referring to works about the artists’ own cash-strapped lives? I made my […]
Move over, Banksy. There's some incredible street art showing up all over Lisbon and you won't believe who's holding the paint can. A Portuguese initiative to help bridge the gap between generations is getting senior citizens involved in the community in a very unique way. Show More Summary
X-POSED May 29-31, 8pm at Cornish Performing Arts Center. I know what you're thinking: That doesn't look so impossible. But what if I told you they hold that jump for 25 minutes? Bamberg Fine Arts Whim W’Him’s seven company dancers stand in a rough semi-circle, panting and staring up at French choreographer Manuel Vignoulle with raised eyebrows. Show More Summary
Art versus commerce. BY: Voltron Crew LOCATION: Yonge and Dundas PHOTO BY: Jmaxtours FIELD NOTES: In some ways graffiti and advertising share common ground. They both aim to show dominance, create brand familiarity and gain the attention of the public. And in both cases they are inflicted on the public without our say in the matter. A key […]
Splatoon was just released in Japan! Loads of people are tweeting about how much fun the game is or how excited they are to get it. And those who aren’t talking are showing their affection with art. Fan art. Read more...
Be stylish. Be the night. Be Batman. Be Gotham??? The DC Comics Batman Art Deco Gotham City T-Shirt lets you be all these things. With an eye-catching art deco style, this 100% cotton t-shirt uses the power of silhouettes to show Gotham City at night, with the bat signal shining in the sky. And yes, […]
Forty years after Drawing Now, the legendary exhibition mounted jointly with the MoMA in New York, 2015 will see the Albertina once again attempt to take stock of what drawing means or can mean today. In the present showing, selected works by 36 international artists and artist groups turn the spotlight on relevant movements of the past ten years. Show More Summary
Some new concept art for Bryan Singer’s upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse has hit the web. The images show us Cyclops, Jean Grey, and Storm. Check it out in the gallery below! Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, and Nicholas Hoult are set to lead the cast of X-Men: Apocalypse as Magneto, Professor X, Mystique, and Beast. Show More Summary
“Gagosian Gallery worked for months to license images of Batman, Superman, Iron Man and Spider-Man for a series by the German photographer Andreas Gursky. More than six prominent Hollywood executives were involved in the negotiations, including Robert Iger, the chairman of the Walt Disney Company, Kevin Tsujihara, the chairman of Warner Brothers, the producer Charles […]
Vin Diesel shows off promo art for 'Fast & Furious 8', which showcases an early logo against a New York City skyline.
Aeschylus introduced the second actor to Greek plays, adding dialogue, conflict, action — in other words, drama — to what had been a primarily lyrical art form. It seems like a no-brainer, this innovation; yet the one-person show, generally featuring a famous person in decline reminiscing about...
This huge LEGO ball contraction, which is composed of 88 modules, was made by Maico Arts and Ben Jonkman and was on display at the 2014 edition of the Brick show in London. [THE BRICK SHOW | Via TA] The post Gigantic LEGO Ball Contraption Breaks World Record [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Three announcements for botanical artists relating to: he Botanical and Floral Art Exhibition at Bloom in Dublin, Ireland The Botanical Images Scotia (BISCOT) Exhibition in Edinburgh, Scotland my... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
The British museum will be showing off its Greek art through Twitter's live-streaming app. If you need a lunchtime distraction today, tune into the British Museum's live broadcast of its ancient Greek artifacts. The live video of the tour will be available starting around 1:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Racing livery is an art in itself. And there have always been folks—like hippies—who've been prone to give their cars wild paint schemes, but the idea of the proper "art car" began with BMW. Nearly four decades have passed since the stunning 3.0 CSL painted by Alexander Calder debuted on the grid at Le Mans, and since then, the level...
Xeni made some great points about appropriation artist Richard Prince's Instagram screenshot art tonight on All In. Prince's biggest (and perhaps only real) crime, said Xeni, is that his latest show is terribly boring. Read the rest
Use the June long weekend to catch these blockbuster shows - before they close
According to Newsweek: The shooting attack on May 3 at an anti-Muslim art show in Garland, Texas, sparked debates about freedom of speech versus hate speech, the rise of lone wolf terrorists and the ability of the terrorist group ISIS to strike at the U.S. homeland. But there is another aspect of this attack that […]
In response to the news reported by WashingtonPost.com, PetaPixel.com, MTV.com, BusinessInsider.com, Vulture.com, and Fortune.com regarding the artist Richard Prince?s recent controversial art show that featured a number of unauthorized...Show More Summary