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]
Building on the success of last year's event the Oxford International Art Fair 2015 edition is now open for submissions.
The City of Dreaming Spires famous for its academic excellence, architecture, and historic artworks - is preparing to welcome talented artists from around the world for its second edition of the Oxford International Art Fair. Building on the success of last year's event, the th... [more]
Hello, we are glad to inform you about the launch of the beta issue of ISM/OLOGY magazine for (con)temporary art and culture.
Our non-profit organization was currently occupied mainly with organizing of art events and exhibitions, but we are ready for the next step. In that order we are publishing this art and text call for our first issue. The submission is totally free, no fees apply afterwards.
Art criticism call: call for critical texts on contemporary art fairs, artworks, artists, exhibits. If... [more]
The Summer Institute for Visual Arts at Drury University is currently seeking applications for Summer 2015 Visiting Artist Fellowships.
Established in 2007, the Summer Institute for Visual Arts (SIVA) at Drury University is dedicated to advanced research and practice in the field of contemporary visual arts. Each summer, SIVA offers four Visiting Artist Fellowships to internationally recognized artists and a Master of Arts in Studio Art and Theory (MART) program for emerging and aspiring artist... [more]
Overture Center for the Arts in Madison, Wisconsin seeking submissions for social justice art exhibition.
Overture Center for the Arts, Gallery I
March 10 - May 31, 2015
Justified Art! is a juried exhibition inviting artists to contribute to the ongoing dialogue surrounding Dane County’s systemic racial inequities. The exhibition is inspired by "Justified Anger," a Cap Times essay by Rev. Alex Gee detailing his personal experience with racial profiling and discrimination as an African Ame... [more]
National Museum of Marine Science and Technology
2015 International Marine Environment Art Project in Keelung, Taiwan
Theme: “Paradise: Sustainable Oceans”
Artists from all countries are invited to send a proposal for a site-specific outdoor sculpture installation that will be interactive and raise awareness about protecting our marine environment, and in particular relate to the Badouzi community of Keelung City, Taiwan. Badouzi, located at the port of Keelung, is on the northeast coa... [more]
Alchemists, Necromancers, and Magicians: An Alternative History of Illusion and the Moving Image
From star gazers to magic lanterns, The Terminator to video art avatars, Guy Parker charts a fantastical history of optical trickery
The moving image has a long-standing relationship with trickery: deceiving the eye, suspending disbelief, displaying the impossible. In fact, it's devilishly good at it.
Everybody's heard about the audience who ran screaming from the oncoming train at t... [more]
The job of artist’s assistant has a confusing reputation in the press. Articles about the ongoing saga of Jasper Johns' civil suit against his longtime assistant James Meyer for the theft and sale of $3.4 million of his drawings is a prime example of the way the media talks about the relationship between artist and assistant. The horrifyingly giant and blatant theft aside, this recent Vulture article about the incident presents the power difference between an artist and his assistant as tau... [more]
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David Perea is an internationally awarded philosophical artist and raw poet. His artwork has evolved into visionary dimensions that challenge impressions and perceptions of ourselves and of our planet. His passion for travel and curiosity for culture has allowed him to explore our planet through artistic and poetic dimensions. His artwork seeks to animate positivism, compassion, peace, higher consciousness and awareness about our world.
Books by David Perea
For a number of occasions, people in Kent are hiring the expert in photography, so that important moments are captured in frames. Although people have cameras and know to shoot pictures, they cannot get the right settings for the shots. So, event photographer Kent is called in to shoot pictures in the proper perspective and context. Starting from the angles to the positioning of people, everything is taken care of by the event photographer. It is an art of creativity to get proper angles and so th... [more]
Gradually, the concept of a photo booth is becoming well known in the market and especially in the city of Kent, where many occasions are being organised privately as well as in the communities. People want to take pictures during such important occasions like marriages, birthdays and other important events. But, it is not possible to gather everyone at a time and one cannot get good frames for shots. So, photobooth hire in Kent is becoming a norm these days, as these photo booths provide a number of... [more]
For many occasions like birthdays and weddings, photographs are an integral part. People take pictures of those attending these occasions and then later on, develop the prints and keep it as cherished memories. In many cases, they are not sure about the quality of pictures, because all are not adept in handling cameras and do not know the right shots. So, people hire a photographer, who will then arrange the set up to get the right frames. But, the photo booth in Kent is able to provide ready pi... [more]
Applications due December 10 for residencies starting February 1, 2015
We are currently accepting applications for artists of all disciplines except ceramics.
Ceramics residencies are currently filled.
Who We Are and AIR Program Description
LUX Center for the Arts is a non-profit art center that has been serving the Lincoln community for over 34 years. LUX Center for the Arts began its residency program in 2003 to provide emerging artists with opportunities to hone their studio skills and gai... [more]