When contemplating the multiplicity of nature, 2012 Ad Herzel
In many ways it does not make sense that I am a visual artist. My first love was literature and writing and I do not seem to find comfort in my contemplation of the creations of other Visual artist's in the same way I do from writing and poetry. This may be due to the way I engage with the different Arts. Poetry and literature have always been plays and immersions into struggle, as well as haven's from struggle. I read t... [more]
The exhibition celebrating the work and inspirations of French couturier Jean Paul Gaultier is now open at the National Gallery of Victoria.
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk explores the creative development of one of the world’s most influential designers.
Throughout his career, which spans more than 40 years, Gaultier has been obsessed and influenced by all facets of popular culture. The exhibition tracks the growth of his identity as a designer and... [more]
Express Yourself: Romance Was Born for Kids is a vibrant exhibition created by Sydney-based fashion designers Luke Sales and Anna Plunkett now showing at The National Gallery of Victoria.
You’re standing in the foyer of the NGV. Head through one door, and you’ll immerse yourself in the world of French designer Jean Paul Gaultier; an adult playground where invention and freedom of expression is celebrated.
Through another portal you’ll enter the realm of two different f... [more]
Many thanks to Photo District News online for their news coverage about the recent portraiture work I did during SXSW !
Austin, Texas-based contemporary art photographer Susan Scafati recently shot portraits during South by Southwest (SXSW) — the annual music, ﬁlm, and interactive festival — from her hometown neighborhood in Austin, Texas. “This is one of my favorite experiences in Austin,” Scafati says. Scafati is drawn to the way that the city transforms itself into a mecca of fes... [more]
The National Gallery of Victoria is inviting aspiring detectives to solve mysteries in fashion.
Danielle Whitfield, assistant curator of Australian fashion and textiles at the NGV, has put together an exhibition that contains mysteries worthy of a detective novel. Fashion Detective showcases more than 70 unattributed 19th-century garments and accessories from the NGV’s collection. It groups them into cases to be examined and encourages audiences to use their problem-solving skills while seeing the... [more]
Louise Weaver is a prominent Australian artist who has exhibited extensively in Australia and overseas. Her work is represented in major public and private collections around the world. Louise approached me to write an interpretive piece about a series of Gicleé prints, which will be part of her upcoming exhibition at Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney, Australia. The piece will be included in a publication she will produce to accompany the show.
Within this sequence of Gicleé Pri... [more]
The ArtisTTable is seeking submissions for the Second Annual International Juried Small Works Show at Richard App Gallery - 2 LITTLE.
Last year the ArtisTTable partnered with the Richard App Gallery in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the response from was great from Europe and around the US as well as the expected local Michigan artist community.
Grand Rapids, Michigan has been much more of an arts destination than anyone thought for years with its museums and festivals, but it was advent of ArtPrize t... [more]
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about a decorative art. For other uses, see Mosaic (disambiguation).
This article includes a list of references, but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. (October 2012)
Irano-Roman floor mosaic detail from the palace of Shapur I atBishapur.
Cone mosaic courtyard from Uruk inMesopotamia 3000... [more]
Is there any limit when it comes to the definition of Art?
Music videos have become very powerful tools. Converting music and lyrics into entrancing, calculated filmed performances, they have carved their way into our understanding of the music industry.
Like any other craft, some videos are aesthetically beautiful and somewhat classical while others can imply powerful statements, be it political, emotional, etc.…
Music videos are thus a perfect combination of performance art conveye... [more]
The deadline is: April 17th, 2015.
To submit your artwork, please complete the Artist Information Form (attached) and send it along with a high-quality .jpg, .gif or .png of your art piece to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please find attached the flyer containing all the pertinent information along with the Submission Form.
Here are some inspirational ideas:
- Imagine communities that create more than they consume
- Imagine the best and worst case scenarios for Silicon Valley in the... [more]
MOSTYN OPEN 19: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
£10,000 overall prize | £1000 'People's Choice' Prize | open to all ages, media, and locations
If you think this opportunity would be of interest to your contacts and followers on social media, then we would be very grateful if you could circulate this information to them.
Search for 'mostyn' on facebook. Our twitter is: mostyn_wales_ and our hashtags for this opportunity are #mostyngallery and #open19. Our short url is: bit.ly/1yzm2t2
We a... [more]
People familiar with Adamo Macri’s portraits may well experience an aesthetic shock to see a picture of the artist with his eyes wide open. So many of his self-portraits depict the eyes averted, lowered, askance, or rarely looking directly at the viewer that I was taken aback by a recent picture, entitled Damo, 2013. There are a few other pictures in his Facebook oeuvre wherein the artist opens his eyes and stares out of the canvas, Self-Portrait, 2013, for example, but that is... [more]
SELECT MIAMINorth Shore Park7200 - 7300 Collins Ave.Miami Beach, FL Booth D10December 2 - 7, 2014LGTripp Gallery is pleased to announce its participation in SELECT Miami 2014.
December 2 - 5 we will feature works by artist, Knox Martin, a renowned New York painter, sculptor, muralist, poet, and a scholar of art history who has exhibited worldwide. Using a variety of media, Martin is known for his use of vibrant colors, sensuous gestures, rhyming of metaphor and the flat picture plane. Two of his... [more]