Last week, UC Berkeley's Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive opened its new building to guest. Thursday was the gala opening day for donors; Friday, opening day for students; Saturday for members of the Museum/Archive; and Sunday, a community open house. I visited the Museum on 30 January, Saturday and it was nice to see so many members and their families and friends exploring the space and artworks on display. The place was full of excitement and high energy but the visitors d... [more]
Yuan Chu Chen
To explore the true meaning of contemporary art
Expresionsm, a word used to describe a particular artistic style, in fact does not exist a movement called the "Expressionism". The term is generally used to describe the drawing and drawing style of German opposition to academic tradition in the late nineteenth Century and early twentieth Century. Play a key role in the process of counseling and Nietzsche through on ancient Chinese art criticism in the form of express... [more]
Yuan Chu Chen Expressionism in China
, the pioneer of China's expressionism painting is xu wei Zhu Da, over, "yangzhou eight eccentrics", qi baishi painting masters such as pay attention to performance style, the formation of its performance style performance in their mentality, content, both in its form and technique, the specific method of depicting objects and pen in ink. Expressionism spirit of Chinese artists of painting style a lot,, and Chinese painting faction is e... [more]
My teacher sent me a blog today which completely made me understood the whole dilemma we humans face. She stated;
’Your Soul is never going to think to itself: “Life is good. We’re just going to keep doing what we’re doing for the next forty years or so. I don’t want to experience myself any differently than this’
This is the whole point about life I want to understand. I always want to move forward, I have great ideas and I just cannot wait to get them impl... [more]
The cartoon tragedy known as "Oedipus Ram" is now complete, and completely online @ The Pop Culture Cantina. Yes, the rumors are true: This for-adults-only graphic novel is part of an Archie Comics Pop Art narrative! If you always thought "Archie" was a stank concept, what DC Hampton Jacobs does with the character in "Oedipus Ram" will turn your head around. [more]
Art for me; is an adventure, which is transformed into incarnation from the energy of motion in an eternal space...
A Mystical Pursuit...
Essence of Substance, Movement, Variability, Mobility, Formation, Universe, The Formation of The Order, Repeated Forms In Nature, Loop are the concepts that creates the general problematic of my paintings.
I imagine that the pieces of energy are quickly moving and waving in the air. Energy turns with a certain movement and converts itself to forms, objects,... [more]
Chen Yuan Chu
The art market in China in a stunning way rising
Every year Chinese cultural relics and art auction market total annual turnover frequently break billion. Chinese auction market also gave birth to a new vocabulary: works of art become a billion". The market continued to heat up, prices continue to rise - in the near boiling market situation, people for the Chinese art market in the future to a more attention: art market will show what kind of trend? What kind of art will be... [more]
The concept of safety glass has relieved from the issues of injuries and vulnerable conditions to the breakage. That is also the major reason in increased sales of glass products than earlier it used to be. Several items made of toughened glass have been in top demand and would continue to do so and especially in the homes, where people like to add beautiful entities inside.
Speaking about home interiors, the wooden furniture and shelves are classic additions that many homes have. However, the popul... [more]
To say it precisely, the glass shelves are wonderful additions in the home to create an impression of large space. Notably, these additions never fail because of their aesthetic features and efficient utilization. Otherwise, various homes gather too much of furniture and unneeded items that looks chaotic. Even if there is a small space, it can be decorated by applying simplistic ideas instead of bothering too much.
The fact is that the frosted glass shelvesare really more than just enhancements due to se... [more]
In the matters of decoration, whether inside of a residential or commercial building, various things need to be accounted. For instance, it could be the room space, or colour of walls, furniture around or so on. Obviously, you would definitely want to consider the above aspects at first and then move ahead with the decoration. There are marvellous glass additions that have been quite in demand. And one of them is the frosted glass ceilings that have become a hugely popular kind.
But, why only... [more]
After visiting a few many places in and around where you stay, you may have a slightest desire of having your own glass installations. Now, this desire can be fulfilled equally once you get all the facts right and they convincingly force you to buy them. Various residential and commercial buildings are having them installed due to their unique features. The very first motive of buying them is their beauty that would enhance the place/portion of the installation.
As of now, the toughened laminated... [more]
Can a graphic novel inspired by Sophocles' "Oedipus Rex" successfully combine issues of race, sex and religion with pop culture imagery such as Archie Comics characters? You be the judge: DC Hampton Jacobs' "Oedipus Ram" concludes today @ The Pop Culture Cantina. [more]
Will actor and singer Ramsay Khalid Sharma find redemption or destruction? The answer is found in Act Nine of DC Hampton Jacobs' "Oedipus Ram", now online @ The Pop Culture Cantina. This penultimate installment pays tribute to early 1960s Girl Group The Shirelles. [more]
I was seven when my dad left. We lived in the rented Victorian attic of one of his old friends, ex-wives house. They had known each other from the Montecito car club they used to frequent in the 70’s. They were both into building furniture, racing vintage cars and getting day drunk. Had befriended one another when my mom and dad drank wine and made pottery at Esalen. Half their crew turned crazy meth head Grateful Dead burnouts, the other half wealthy liberals buying up all the o... [more]
Yuan Chu Chen Help artists!
Most European classical painters are trained, grew up in the famous painter studio apprentice, slowly accumulate experience, and then the independent opening or inherited the teacher's work. Fran oisPicot studio has recruit gustave moreau (GustaveMoreau) and bouguer ROM (Bouguereau) as an apprentice, and Matisse (Matisse) are both students. Botticelli, Botticelli was vlade · Philip ripper (FraFilippoLippi) studio apprentice; Van del wei deng (Vander... [more]