Kategorie arts

The Unsettling Performance That Showed the World Through AI’s Eyes

Trevor Paglen’s Sight Machine with Kronos Quartet and Obscura Digital from Obscura Digital on Vimeo. Inside an abandoned warehouse on the San Francisco docks, as the damp air floods through the holes in its rusted tin roof, Sunny Yang is playing her cello while recovering from the flu. She is 45 percent sad and 0.01 […]

Björk (again)

Björk ‚Notget VR‘ Veröffentlicht am 03.04.2017 Directed by Warren Du Preez & Nick Thornton Jones http://www.warrendupreeznickthorntonj… Creative direction & Masks by Björk & James Merry VR creative and production by ANALOG Kategorie Musik Lizenz Standard-YouTube-Lizenz Björk – Virus Veröffentlicht am 01.09.2014 Widescreen- Björk ‚Virus‘ from the album ‚Biophilia‘ 2011 http://www.bjork.com/ © One Little Indian. Recorded […]

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

By Pinar on October 3, 2013 The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive quality of oceans with over half of his 6,000+ paintings […]

Hermann Nitsch: „Die Angepassten sind die Schlimmsten“

Foto: KURIER/Jeff MangioneHermann Nitsch, der Wiener Aktionist im Gespräch mit dem KURIER  Blut, Gedärme, Kadaver: Vor 60 Jahren hatte Hermann Nitsch die Idee für sein „Orgien Mysterien Theater“. Der Künstler im Gespräch über den Zweiten Weltkrieg, die Tagespolitik und „Angepasste“. Inklusive Video. Wie üblich ist er ganz in Schwarz gekleidet. Das Sakko versteckt seinen Hals, das Hemd […]

Artist Masterfully Maneuvers a Palette Knife to Sculpt Dynamic Paintings

  There’s a palpable energy in every brush stroke of Salman Khoshroo’s enormously striking large-scale palette knife portraits. Khoshroo masterfully maneuvers the tool so that the paint seems to ooze off of his canvases and amass into dynamic figures full of tension and intensity. Currently based in Tehran, Khoshroo is a self-taught painter who originally obtained his degree in digital arts. […]

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

By Pinar October 3, 2013 The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive quality of oceans with over half of his 6,000+ paintings from […]

12 facts you should know about Zdzisław Beksiński and some of his surreal paintings

 

Hermann Nitsch

Nitschs Projekte kosten Steuerzahler Millionen! Für Hermann Nitschs Projekte mussten die Steuerzahler schon viele Millionen Euro hinblättern. Foto: Gerhard »GeWalt« Walter / Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) Lange Zeit war es rund um die Finanzaffäre des Künstlers Hermann Nitsch ruhig. Bekanntlich führte die Steuerfahndung mit Unterstützung der Finanzpolizei im März dieses Jahres eine Razzia in seinem […]

Yang Liping – Wonderful Chinese Dancer

   

The Transparency Grenade

Photo by Khuong Bismuth, 2014 Introduction The lack of Corporate and Governmental transparency has been a topic of much controversy in recent years, yet our only tool for encouraging greater openness is the slow, tedious process of policy reform. Presented in the form of a Soviet F1 Hand Grenade, the Transparency Grenade is an iconic […]