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]
T'HO fest Yucatan Art Code:
Is a visual dialogue among civilizations, an international collective of contemporary art in painting, sculpture, photography, Installation, mix media, digital art, and video. Jose Luis Rodriguez de Armas, General Coordinator, is a critic member of AICA Cuba-Mexico, an experienced museologist, and curator at this festival on contemporary art in Yucatan.
What does a dialogue among civilizations mean? One could argue that there are two groups of civilizations in the wo... [more]
As we flock around her right after our final MA Visual Arts First Year Juries and I request some time for an interview as directed by my professor Sir Quddus Mirza (Editor of ArtNow), there is a yes and a no in the answer that I get. The word enigmatic is a constant in all the published material that I’ve read about Sumaya Durrani in my humble quest to know a bit about her and we, the visual arts Master's students frozen in the space of her eloquence, are proof that it’s true.
Part 1: http://epaper.freepressjournal.in/879381/The-Free-Press-Journal-Mumbai-Edition/19-Jul-2016#page/28/2 Part 2: http://epaper.freepressjournal.in/879381/The-Free-Press-Journal-Mumbai-Edition/19-Jul-2016#page/29/2 [more]
Seattle-based artist Dylan Neuwirth has carved a distinct path in the world of digital art. Of course he’s not the only artist to represent his thoughts on the digital age through non-digital, physical objects. But he’s made his unique mark using the archaic element of neon to meditate on the complexities of our world.
Neuwirth’s work combines instant gratification with esoteric exploration. A thread of thoughtful, electronic paganism runs through much of his creations, but he i... [more]
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Minaa Mohsin – Brooklyn, NY
Christina Hartl-Prager &ndas... [more]
The case of Ai Weiwei(Through haunting images...)
Last February 14,000 used orange life jackets were wrapped around the columns of the Konzerthaus in Berlin, turning the 19th century landmark to an eerie reminder of the ongoing plight of refugees. According to the International Organization for Migration, during the first six months of 2016 more than 3,000 people were drowned crossing the Mediterranean Sea. At the same time nearly 250,000 people arrived in Europe. This may well have been the most... [more]
Application now open for our upcoming Spring Program 2017, of Artists' residency at the Salawas village in Rajasthan.
Carpe diem Artists Residency is designed to provide the participating artists a clutter-free space (in mind and in geography), nurtured with both the silences of isolation and enriching conversations with fellow artists, inching you closer to your project every passing moment. Here, you are on a journey of looking inward, where you share your thoughts, ideas, and desires with fel... [more]
Nurtured by many Russian novels while growing up, I developed a special feeling towards the omnipresent birches, which not only aptly set the scenes and evoke the particular melancholy especially associated with Russia and Russian people, and finally, I made effort in 2006 to try to capture such feelings with a painting titled Birches, which is currently showing at the McGuire Real Estate gallery in Berkeley as part of the “Crowded by Beauty” exhibit. I love the slender shapes of the... [more]
The California African American Museum is actively looking for part time gallery guides to be the exciting link between art and the community. An extensive background in art or teaching is not necessary. We are looking for people who have a love for learning and sharing African American art with others.
Gallery Guides will receive first-rate training on the history of African American art, culture, and teaching techniques in CAAM's collection. New guides will have the opportunity to learn bo... [more]
The Museum of Contemporary Arts Detroit (MOCAD) is excited to announce a new initiative, the Curatorial Fellowship for Diversity in the Arts. For recent graduates and those in the process of earning a graduate degree in Art History or a related field, with emphasis on modern or contemporary art, the Fellowship is open to all applicants with a specific goal of diversifying programming and shaping the artistic vision of MOCADThe Fellows are required to reside in Detroit during the duration of the Fe... [more]
This juried exhibition investigates how home is perceived in a variety of contemporary contexts. Homelessness, routine eviction, migrant work, and the refugee crisis all affect our understanding of home. This exhibition seeks to explore the concept of home in light of these current international and domestic contexts. What does the concept of home mean for the individual and community? This investigation includes, but is not limited to, artistic inquiries of social and cultural identity, economic and... [more]
The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) is pleased to announce an open call for a fully-funded five-month residency, fromNovember 1, 2016 – March 31, 2017, plus living and materials stipends. ISCP is currently accepting applications from visual artists including painters, sculptors, and artists who work on paper, including printmakers, who would like to engage with ISCP's unique and dynamic programming and creative community.The residency program includes 24-hour access to a private... [more]
ROSAE NOVICHENKO, Brazilian worldwide awarded artist, with the International Art Exhibition RIO ART OLYMPICS 2016.
Curator: Salvo Nugnes
Rio de Janeiro - Al Tiffany's Ipanema Hotel Residence la mostra internazionale "Rio Art - Olimpiadi dell'arte"
Con il contributo straordinario di grandi personaggi della cultura e dello sport
Dal 5 al 21 agosto 2016, la splendida Rio De Janeiro sarà al centro dell'attenzione pubblica mondiale, ospitando la 31° edizione dei Giochi Olimpici. Pro... [more]