I open my eyes to a gritty, urban skyline dotted with airships. Looking down, I find my feet, the rooftop’s edge, and a vertiginous drop to the street below. Seconds... read more The post Virtual Worlds: Visit Van Gogh’s Masterpiece ‘The Night Café’ in Virtual Reality appeared first on Singularity HUB.
detailsofart: It took me a while before I started really appreciating Vincent van Gogh’s work. Too many artist-celebrity myths around the man, I guess. But it were these fading sunflowers, bought by Hélène Kröller-Müller in 1908, that drew me in; the rhythm of the paint is so loose and music-like.
2015 marks the 125th anniversary of Vincent van Gogh?s death (1853-1890). This occasion is being commemorated in over 30 locations throughout Europe under the title: ?Van Gogh 2015: 125 years of inspiration?. The Dutch Museum of Lithography...Show More Summary
Chilean artist Fab Ciraolo mixes images from pop culture to “highlight the conflict between extravagance and rebellion.” His recent works include Vincent Van Gogh as Spock toting an antique phaser rifle and Bob Ross as Captain Kirk. As you might expect, he’s not wearing pants. Show More Summary
At night, the path is lit by thousands of twinkling stones, creating a beautiful night sky on the ground. The path is illuminated LED lights powered by a nearby solar array that charges during the day which, along with a light-collecting paint, creates a stunning
If you're looking to launch a startup tech company, the Netherlands would like a word with you. Holland is known for its windmills and tulips and canals and Rembrandt and Van Gogh and dykes…and now, since last year, you can add StartupDelta to that list - a not-for-profit public-private partnership created [...]
Everyone knows Bugaboo makes some of the best strollers on the market; there’s a reason the brand has a cult celeb following. But practicality aside, Bugaboo is also pioneering designer and artist collaborations in the baby gear space. Following up on the success of their limited-edition strollers designed in conjunction with the likes of Andy […]
The exhibition When I Give, I Give Myself features 23 national and international contemporary artists and writers who have all created artworks in response to specific sections from letters by Vincent van Gogh. Their paintings, drawings,...Show More Summary
Staring at a Van Gogh painting can let you see things like you’ve never seen them before. Stepping into a Van Gogh painting that has been brought to life in 3D can make you feel like you’re in a brand new world inside the wild mind of the artist himself. Check out this trippy 3D version of Van Gogh’s The Night Cafe, it’s a fun trip. Read more...
This fully-immersive 3D version of The Night Café, by Brooklyn animator Mackenzie Cauley, will give you a good sense of what it would be like to live inside a Van Gogh painting. Read more...
The European Space Agency brings us this new image based on data from the Planck satellite. My first reaction? It looks just like Van Gogh’s best-known masterpiece, The Starry Night. And you know what? Even Google agrees me. Read more...
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A virtual version of a famous painting lets you wander round the artwork and explore the scene in 3D – with a few added extras
Van Gogh’s infamous painting, Still Life of Carnations, is not being sold. According to the Detroit Free Press, the Detroit Institute of Art has decided not to sell Vincent Van Gogh’s picture, says DIA director Graham Beal. “This painting is not for sale and has never been offered for sale,” said Beal. Show More Summary
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together. – Vincent Van Gogh The post Great things are done by a series of small things… appeared first on Lifehack.
The exuberant bouquets of spring flowers that punctuate Van Gogh?s work in Provence have been reunited in Van Gogh: Irises and Roses at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The exhibition brings together for the first time the quartet ofShow More Summary
image via youtube screen capture Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh is widely held as one of the most significant and influential artists of all time. Van Gogh’s explorations of light and color blazed a luminescent path upon which subsequent artists have spent entire careers following, to varying–but never equal–degrees of success. Show More Summary
Orbs of orange paint suggested the light of the lamps past midnight in Vincent van Gogh’s 1888 “Le Café de nuit” (The Night Café) and in a new virtual reality take on his painting of the Café de la Gare in Arles, France, they come to life with radiating colors. The VR experience evokes his textural style and includes cameos from his […]
Turns out, you don't necessarily need to go to Paris to experience the inspirations for great artwork. This amazing Virtual Reality tribute to painter Vincent van Gogh was created by Mac Cauley as part of ChallengePost's VR Jam 2015....Show More Summary
Virtual reality can put a whole new spin on art appreciation. Named after the painting of the same name, The Night Cafe is an immersive virtual reality experience that takes you into some of Vincent van Gogh’s most famous paintings,Show More Summary