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 plasticit... [more]
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February 17, 1976
I have been travelling and travelling, following the camera’s light from sunrise to sunset. We arrived in Panama a month ago. The air here is so warm and humid it is almost unbearable. Even the water at dinner feels too thick to drink. And there are... [more]
EXPO Chicago kicks off the art fair season with its third edition returning to the iconic Navy Pier this September. During EXPO Art Week the Midwest becomes the middle of the artworld and ArtSlant will be on the beat tipping readers off about parties, openings, exhibitions, and events happening citywide.
We confess to being extra excited this year! You’ll find us at the fair conducting artist talks and interviews that will be streamed on the site and presenting Cryptographics,... [more]
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Finals Week, Winter 1981
I. One moment you are firing off emails to professors to discuss the details of your new, perfectly organized, concise dissertation outline that will magically manifest itself in to a 100 page document come next Spring. Next, you realize the apocalyptic nature o... [more]
Exhibeted at Pure Surface, a performance series in Portland, Ore. where movement, text, and film happen together in the spirit of improvised collaboration.
for Corrine, my sisterMay 5, 1975 - October 13, 1984 Two children die as I-84 rock slide hits car
Yesterday on interstate 84 about 10 miles east of Cascade Locks when the car in which they were riding was struck by falling rocks. Hospital officials identified the dead as Jacob Peterson, 8, of Troutdale, and his cousin, Corrine Herrera, 9, of Gresham. Randy Herrera, 7, of Gresham, was not injur... [more]
Europe’s edgiest art capital launches its fall season with Berlin Art Week, drawing collectors, dealers, art lovers and professionals to six days of art fairs, openings, performances, and parties—and that’s just what’s on the official program! Galleries and satellite fairs citywide time their fall exhibitions to Berlin’s premier art event, making it a key stop on the international art circuit.
With so much happening, make sure your artwork captures the attenti... [more]
Conferences are just a formal way of sharing the views of the organizations with the other. To frame a conference, you have to be really cautious and attentive. There is no specific time and length of a conference and being a conference photographer, you have to really patient enough to get the desired results.
Some Basic Steps Conference Photography in London Has to Take Care of:
Length of the conference: Since you are not aware about the duration of the conference so being a professional conf... [more]
Sweet ‘Art are currently seeking artists to exhibit work as part of their next hotly anticipated show! A non-profit arts collective based in London, Sweet ‘Art are dedicated to the promotion of upcoming and established artists through exciting pop up art events with a difference.
Teaming up again with the popular bar and gallery venue Juno in Shoreditch, the exhibition will be held at the heart of the London art scene and close to the financial district, providing great sales opport... [more]
Deadline to apply is November 5th, 2014
Show opens December the 18th, 2014
Go to www.groundflrgallery.com and click on Submissions page for more details and to apply. Discount given to early applicants.
Ground Floor Gallery is all settled into their new, larger space and is ready for it’s 3rd Annual Group Exhibition, juried and curated by Jodi Hays. ‘Best in show’ receives a solo exhibition.
Jodi is a Nashville-based artist and curator whose work is influenced by inhabited... [more]
Art and the Environment in East-Central Europe is an editorial project born from interviews and other forms of interaction with artists and cultural producers concerned, in one way or another, with the idea and the material reality of what goes by the name of the "natural environment." In the different pieces collected within this project, the term "environment" unfolds into a broad variety of concepts and artistic practices that do not, and should not, become homogenized. A survey rather than... [more]
By Lindsay Preston Zappas
Emilyi Mast, ENDE, at Night Gallery
The large garage door swung open, and crowds of hiply dressed people, Tecates in hand, swarmed into Los Angeles’ Night Gallery to witness Emily Mast’s performance ENDE, last Saturday. The crowds were met by an array of props, hanging lights, tape on the floor demarcating the performance space, and Emily holding a microphone; dressed in beige corduroys and a brown t-shirt.
The crowd settled into place around the... [more]