Hello frends! I am an artist. My roots take place in St.Petersburg, which has great architecture, culture and history that influenced me once and forever. Today, in the times of technical progress, mass production and new artificial materials I search for inspiration in the foundation of the Arts - old Russian Orthodox icons, Renaissance and folk cultures. I seek out look for new shapes and images within my themes using different materials, but my favorite is glass for its plasticity and abi... [more]
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The real artwork is Hans-Peter Feldman's Golden Shoes, as seen at Frieze NY 2014.
The fake is a display of luxury scented shoes by Sara Navarro, snapped at Art Marbella by Editor Joel Kuennen. [more]
Desolate neon holy smoke Yuan Chu Chen
Beautiful encounter, the dream is like magic, fascinated by each other, and sleep rose told love words together, night, until. A year's time, the past songs such as flood and the in a flash of smoke, march originally wanted to escape, this is going to enjoy the alone may be made holy moonlight. As time goes on, some pieces of eternal and monotonous will slowly begin to overlap or stick together, it's hard to tell, but gradually and finally series so... [more]
Europe's refugee crisis has reached political and humanitarian extremes this year, with an unprecedented number of asylum seekers—many fleeing conflicts in the Middle East and Africa—risking their lives crossing the Mediterranean. Across the continent a social and political atmosphere fueled by racism, xenophobia, fiscal conservatism and austerity has given rise to a radical disconnect between many Europeans and their southern neighbors. Horrifically, Greek Isle holidaymakers have been heard complaining about vacationi... [more]
July 29, 2015
HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL WOMAN ARTIST
Wednesday, August 5 // 7 - 9pm // Muñoz Waxman Gallery // $20
An interactive evening that will examine the challenges and opportunities dedicated women artists face while exploring and pursuing their careers. Small group discussions will be facilitated by successful and established artists, curators, gallerists, museum directors, art critics, philanthropists and collectors. An incred... [more]
The Complexity of Cultural Interplay In the Mediterranean
Setting the stage: Europe's refugee crisis has reached political and humanitarian extremes this year, with an unprecedented number of asylum seekers—many fleeing conflicts in the Middle East and Africa—risking their lives crossing the Mediterranean. Across the continent a social and political atmosphere fueled by racism, xenophobia, fiscal conservatism and austerity has given rise to a... [more]
McMinnville is a historic downtown and a home to A-1 restaurants, urban wine tasting rooms and charming boutiques. It is at this place where the impact and consequences of a noteworthy earthly history and an optimal climate have come together to set the stage for the best winemakers in the area to make consistently top-notch wines! Geographical suitability for wineriesThe place has a rich and agricultural environment perfectly suited to grow grapes and make wine. Also, there are many vineyards i... [more]
Alejandro Zaia, the head of the critically-acclaimed Pinta London, is an unusual figure in the art world, coming to the world of the art fair through a love of contemporary Latin American art. Though a native of the PR and Advertising industries, he has now added a second fair to his collection, Art Marbella.
ArtSlant: Why Marbella?
Alejandro Zaia: Because Marbella and the whole Costa del Sol is the hottest spot in the European summer. It is a multicultural city — plenty of Germans, English,... [more]
GALERIE PROJECT is looking for Artists of all mediums in the New York City Metropolitan area to submit for inclusion in our upcoming Fall exhibition at Brooklyn Fireproof, (119 Ingraham St, Brooklyn, NY, fromNovember 13-15, 2015.) The theme is ‘Domesticated Space Travelers.’
Imagine an alternate universe where our pets are the ones exploring outer space instead of humans…
What if Rex the dog, Mittens the cat, or even Wiggles the hamster left the comforts of Earth to set out... [more]
email@example.comBrigitte Burgmann-Guldner & Nicole Marjanovic-ZoubekPhone: +43 1 5238765-0 Fax: +43 1 5238765-20
Deadlines: September 15, 2015;August 31, 2015 for composers, arts and cultural educators
Call for Applications for the Artist-in-Residence-Programme in Vienna and Salzburg 2016In co-operation with KulturKontakt Austria, the Austrian Federal Chancellery makes available 50 residencies in Austria (Vienna and Salzburg) for the year 2016. The residency is designed to offer an opportunity... [more]
Tao G. Vrhovec Sambolec, Sound intervention in Public Space. Photo: Bjarte Bjørkum.
Expression of interest deadline: 1 September 2015Bergen Academy of Art and Design (KHiB)Strømgt. 1 5015 Bergen Norwaywww.khib.no
About the fellowship programme Artistic research is at the centre of the programme. Unlike an artist's grant to develop and exhibit one or more spe... [more]
Nick Mauss, 1NVERS1ONS, 2014. Performance view, Frieze Projects at Frieze London, 2014. Photo: Polly Braden. Courtesy of Polly Braden/Frieze.
Frieze Projects seeks curatorApplication deadline: 14 August 2015frieze.com
Frieze seeks an experienced curator to oversee and direct the celebrated non-profit programme for Frieze London 20... [more]
As the chief founding director of Nottingham Contemporary—one of the U.K’s largest art centers—Alex Farquharson knows all about tackling artistic ventures on a large scale. A long time curator with more than 20 years' experience, Farquharson has worked with some of the foremost leading contemporary British artists, such as Pablo Bronstein, Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Jeremy Deller, Gary Hume, Richard Long and Gillian Wearing. When Farquharson launched Nottingham Contemporary in the fall o... [more]