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Pixel: A Mesmerizing Dance Performance Incorporating Interactive Digital Projection. Pixel is an innovative dance performance conceived by French performance artists Adrien Mondot and Claire Bardainne, known collectively as the Adrien M / Claire B Company.

Pixel: A Mesmerizing Dance Performance Incorporating Interactive Digital Projection

Top 10 Tips: Award-winning artist Susanne du Toit. 18 April 2014Last updated at 19:46 ET By Alison Feeney-Hart BBC News Susanne du Toit likes to have 'a relationship with the person I am painting' Susanne du Toit won last year's BP Portrait Prize, one of the UK's most prestigious visual arts awards.

Top 10 Tips: Award-winning artist Susanne du Toit

The South African artist studied at the University of Pretoria and then at the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston, before moving to England in 1994. 888,246 Ceramic Poppies Flow Like Blood from the Tower of London to Commemorate WWI. Historic Royal Palaces To commemorate the centennial of Britain’s involvement in the First World War, ceramic artist Paul Cummins and stage designer Tom Piper conceived of a staggering installation of ceramic poppies planted in the famous dry moat around the Tower of London.

888,246 Ceramic Poppies Flow Like Blood from the Tower of London to Commemorate WWI

Titled “Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red,” the final work will consist of 888,246 red ceramic flowers—each representing a British or Colonial military fatality—that flow through grounds around the tower. Volunteers began placing the poppies several weeks ago and the process will continue through the summer until a final flower is symbolically planted on November 11th. Women in electroacoustic, minimalism, tape music, musique concrète, free improvisation, and related genres. Johanna Beyer I'm placing Beyer at the top slot intentionally, I cannot overstate her importance to the role of women in electronic, electroacoustic, minimalism, and related genres.

women in electroacoustic, minimalism, tape music, musique concrète, free improvisation, and related genres

Often cited as the first female electronic musician (due to her work scoring "Music of the Spheres" in 1938), Johanna Beyer was one of the most forward thinking composers of the 30s. Read, I, Pencil. I, Pencil My Family Tree as told to Leonard E.

Read, I, Pencil

Read I am a lead pencil—the ordinary wooden pencil familiar to all boys and girls and adults who can read and write. . * Visual Composition. Visual Composition — Rule of Thirds. Sol LeWitt’s Advice to Eva Hesse: Don’t Worry About Cool, Make Your Own Uncool. Sol LeWitt, “Horizontal Brushstrokes (More or Less),” 2002.

Sol LeWitt’s Advice to Eva Hesse: Don’t Worry About Cool, Make Your Own Uncool

Gouache on paper, 22-3⁄8 x 22-3⁄8 inches (Photo courtesy Craig F. Starr Gallery. Art © 2011 The LeWitt Estate /Artists Rights Society, New York) Historical Figures With Image Map - ClipTank.com. Sticky Liquid Alchemy. I do like to try out a new skill or art technique from time to time and have always fancied myself as a closet sculptor, but don’t have the ‘touch’ when it comes to more traditional sculpting materials like clay; so when a friend told me about Paverpol and how versatile it is my interest was immediately peeked.

Sticky Liquid Alchemy

Elizabeth Gilbert: Your elusive creative genius. 2009 by National Gallery of Australia. Banyule Arts Directory. Living and Learning Nillumbik - Home. Yarra Valley U3A. No Woman, No Cry - Google Art Project. ArtFire.com - Premier handmade marketplace to buy & sell handmade crafts, supplies, vintage and art. Place Gallery. Anna White CV (PDF) Soft Edge/Hard Edge 4 June to 28 June 2008 How should one write about painting?

Place Gallery

Painting sufficient in itself not to require words. 2 Dimensional Life Of Her. ARTnews - Australia's Art Marketplace. ARTnews Australia: Art News in Australia is the best guide to exhibitons, art for sale and gallery official Web Sites. Locate the art dealer, art gallery and artist you are looking for in Australia and invest in thei. Incredible Woven Installation Made of 60,000 Coffee Stirrers. Most people don't think twice about their coffee stirrers once they've fulfilled their mixing duties, but artist Jonathan Brilliant has found another purpose for the common wooden sticks.

Incredible Woven Installation Made of 60,000 Coffee Stirrers

Silk — Interactive generative art. A blog about art and visual ingenuity. British Library collection. Basic Color Theory by Kandinsky. Color is of great value, harmonious color combinations can express all possible emotions and spiritual values.

Basic Color Theory by Kandinsky

Each color has its own expressive value, that is why a particular color can communicate emotions without showing real objects. Each color accent on an image should evoke associations of mystic or musical character. Kandinsky speaks about color spirituality based on color contrast. When you look on an image, you distinguish between warm and cool colors, light and dark tones. Warm colors help to create an impression of the movement towards the viewer, while cool colors – away form the viewer. Yellow is a typical earthy color, which cannot be too deep. Blue is heavenly color. Green is the mixture of yellow and blue. Light red is a warm color, which expresses force, energy, decisiveness, joy and triumph. Middle red evokes the feeling of stability and passion. Dark red as any other cool color is a deep one and it can be made even deeper with light blue.

Related Posts: 39 Easy DIY Ways To Create Art For Your Walls. Back to Basics – Creation Made Simple. In a previous post I spoke of the problems I have been having with ‘Artists Block’ which has been preventing me from creating artwork that is fully realised and that I am happy with. As a last ditch attempt to overcome this debilitating condition, I enrolled myself on an online short course to go back to basics and build a sketchbook. We all know what a sketchbook is don’t we….. or do we? For some it is a book filled with beautifully executed drawings, a scrapbook of ideas and cuttings, for me it should be my brain on a page, but it hasn’t been for ages.

The course I chose is run by the textile artist Dionne Swift . Art.sy - Discover fine art. Preserving physical records. This advice is for collection items such as: letters and certificatesnewspaper and magazine clippingsprints and postersdrawings, watercolours and paintings. Paper-based materials can deteriorate chemically and physically. Some deteriorate because of their inherent properties, others as a result of poor storage or display conditions. Damage can be caused by poor handling practices. JR's TED Prize wish: Use art to turn the world inside out.