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Understanding the Fibonacci Sequence and Golden Ratio – Fractal Enlightenment The Fibonacci Sequence The Fibonacci sequence is possibly the most simple recurrence relation occurring in nature. It is 0,1,1,2,3,5,8,13,21,34,55,89, 144… each number equals the sum of the two numbers before it, and the difference of the two numbers succeeding it. It is an infinite sequence which goes on forever as it develops. The Golden Ratio/Divine Ratio or Golden Mean - The quotient of any Fibonacci number and it’s predecessor approaches Phi, represented as ϕ (1.618), the Golden ratio. This iteration can continue both ways, infinitely. The Golden Ratio can be seen from a Chambered Nautilus to a Spiraling Galaxy The Golden Ratio can be applied to any number of geometric forms including circles, triangles, pyramids, prisms, and polygons. Sunflowers have a Golden Spiral seed arrangement. If you graph any number system, eventually patterns appear. Our universe and the numbers not only go on infinitely linear, but even it’s short segments have infinite points. Image source Phi Golden Ratio Understanding the Fibonacci Sequence and Golden Ratio – Fractal Enlightenment
Art Throbs - beautiful.bizarre At beautiful.bizarre we receive hundreds of submissions each week from talented artists from around the world who would like to see their work published in beautiful.bizarre art quarterly. From these submissions we select those that we feel best reflect the aesthetic of beautiful.bizarre, and short list these artists for inclusion in a future issue of the publication. ‘Art Throbs’ celebrates the amazing works submitted by these established and emerging artists. We hope you are as excited by the quality of the art submitted to beautiful.bizarre as we are! If you would like to submit your work to be considered for possible feature in beautiful.bizarre art quarterly please do so via our submissions page, further information on the submission process can be found in our FAQ. Zofia Bogusz Sam Ectoplasm Zakuro Aoyama Marina González Eme Suzy Smith Megan Buccere Thomas Dodd Ann Bengard Amylee Chrystal Chan Art Throbs - beautiful.bizarre
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A propos Exposition de bijoux contemporains à la bibliothèque Forney, Paris 4ème 18 Septembre - 28 Décembre 2013 Avec : Ulrike Kampfert / Céline Sylvestre / Babette Boucher / Sonia Ledos /Jonathan Hens/ Stella Bierrenbach / Nathalie Perret / Patricia Correia Domingues / Aude Medori /Galatée Pestre / Laurence Verdier / Angela Bermudez /Elvira H. Mateu / Rodrigo Acosta Arias / Janire Roman Diaz / Edu Tarin/Christiane Köhne / Linda Pieri / Janina Stübler / Nadine Kuffner / Céline Buffetrille / Caro Weiss / 3 mois d’exposition 10 pays représentés 22 artistes 200 bijoux 300m2 1000 catalogues plus de 8000 visiteurs attendus..! Avec passion, conviction, un brin de folie, Et vos encouragements, qu’on espère nombreux ! Précieux Passages est une exposition de bijoux contemporains. Précieux Passages a été sélectionné par un jury d'experts pour participer aux Circuits Bijoux organisés par d'Ateliers d'Art de France et l'association D'un bijou à l'autre. A quoi va servir le financement ? Les défis : Soit : Précieux Passages Précieux Passages
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Lao Tse y los vastos espacios vacíos en las transparencias de tus presentaciones HomeDiseñoLao Tse y los vastos espacios vacíos en las transparencias de tus presentaciones Lao Tse y los vastos espacios vacíos en las transparencias de tus presentaciones jun 02 2010 14 Comentarios Categorías: Diseño “Treinta radios convergen en el buje de una rueda, y es ese espacio vacío lo que permite al carro cumplir su función. —Lao Tse, “Tao Te King” Desde su nacimiento en la vieja Grecia, nuestra cultura occidental se ha visto obsesionada por el horror al vacío. Experimentamos terror ante el vacío No es de extrañar que tras este pasado marcado por la obsesión compulsiva de llenar el vacío, mucha gente, cuando se enfrenta a una transparencia en blanco, se siente en la obligación de llenarla de contenidos. ¿Por qué llenamos nuestras transparencias de datos, texto, gráficos e imágenes? Haz del vacío el centro de tu obra El espacio en blanco (o negativo) es tan importante como los elementos positivos que se ubican sobre ese espacio. AA – Alcoholics Anonymous: Career (vía Ads of the World) Lao Tse y los vastos espacios vacíos en las transparencias de tus presentaciones
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Noche estrellada, de Van Gogh – La Cueva del Cíclope En las profundidades azules, las estrellas resplandecían, verdosas, amarillas, blancas, rosas, más brillantes…VINCENT VAN GOGH Noche Estrellada, pintado en 1889. Hemos estado trabajando con este cuadro, titulado Noche Estrellada. A Van Gogh siempre le interesaron las escenas nocturnas. Un detalle de las pinceladas del cuadro Lo más importante de esta pintura es el cielo estrellado y luminoso, con la luna en la parte derecha, y un enorme ciprés a la izquierda, que domina la escena. Los colores que utiliza son una gama de azules y verdes para el cielo y el paisaje, que contrastan con el amarillo y blanco de las estrellas y la luna. Otro detalle de las pinceladas Para trabajar con este cuadro, nos hemos ayudado de Google Art Project, un espacio que muestra grandes obras maestras de todos los tiempos en alta resolución. En 1971, el músico Don McLean compuso una canción dedicada a este cuadro y a Van Gogh. Nosotros la hemos utilizado como banda sonora de nuestra galería de trabajos. >>Más info: Noche estrellada, de Van Gogh – La Cueva del Cíclope
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Partners The Museum of Online Museums (MoOM) Exceptional exhibits are highlighted each quarter. Selections from previous seasons are archived here. Please consider joining our MoOM Board of Directors won't you? You'll receive some nice swag and can lord it over your less civic-minded friends. While even the most daring critic would find it difficult to describe computer viruses as "art," there's a certain bizarre artistry mixed among the prankster-ism and the outright cruelty of their creators. Back in the day my brand was the TDK SA 90, although the Maxell XLII would do in a pinch. Between 1979 and 2010 Sony sold 400 million Walkmen and the compact design and engineering of these mechanically complicated and ingenious devices still feels relevant. Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum has embraced the web like no other major arts institution. 150,000 works are beautifully scanned and available for "patrons" to search, download, remix, and pretty much do with whatever they like. Partners The Museum of Online Museums (MoOM)
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Since our last Photoshop tutorial, Photoshop Tutorials: Compilation of some stunning text effects, we got so much positive feedback that we decided to put together another collection of tutorials concentrating on photo manipulation. In this post, you’ll find everything from Pencil Sketching Effect to Creating A Slow Motion Bullet Shot Effect in Photoshop. Now the hard part will be deciding which of these amazing tutorials you will use in your next creations. Creating an Abstract Watercolor Wallpaper There are plenty of ways to create a Watercolor Effect in Photoshop. How to Apply Textures to Uneven Surfaces Applying texture to a flat surface, or flatly applying a texture across a whole image (as a means to age it or degrade it) is simple stuff. How to Turn Humdrum Photos into Cinematic Portraits … if you work on a project that requires a stunning shot without the stunning photography, you’ll be able to cobble something together using your mad skillz! Adding Texture to the Skin AHHHHH! 40 Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Photo Manipulation « JinSpiration 40 Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Photo Manipulation « JinSpiration
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Italian artist Peter Demetz has a gift for breathing life into wood, a material that seems hard and lifeless to most of us. His wooden sculptures of people are flawlessly life-like. Show Full Text Demetz’s precise and perfect mastery of human anatomy makes his sculptures look like paintings or sketches, and his wonderful compositions and sense of perspective help perpetuate this illusion. Read on to see his responses to Bored Panda’s questions about his work! More info: peterdemetz.it (h/t: mymodernmet) Thanks for sharing! 3x per week 30,000,000+ monthly readers Error sending email “I think there is so much what we communicate with our body, our posture, our individual motions,” Peter Demetz told Bored Panda “People tell us a lot about their emotional status through their figures. “I love using waiting, looking or reflecting people because they tell no stories, they give us a perception of the soul” “I feel like my works are an invitation to enter the worlds of these people. “I use limewood. Incredibly Realistic Wood Sculptures Of People Hand-Carved By Peter Demetz Incredibly Realistic Wood Sculptures Of People Hand-Carved By Peter Demetz
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Internet art - Wikipedia Internet art (often referred to as net art) is a form of digital artwork distributed via the Internet. This form of art has circumvented the traditional dominance of the gallery and museum system, delivering aesthetic experiences via the Internet. In many cases, the viewer is drawn into some kind of interaction with the work of art. Artists working in this manner are sometimes referred to as net artists. Internet art can happen outside the technical structure of the Internet, such as when artists use specific social or cultural Internet traditions in a project outside of it. The term Internet art typically does not refer to art that has been simply digitized and uploaded to be viewable over the Internet. Theoriest and curator Jon Ippolito defined "Ten Myths" about Internet art in 2002.[1] He cites the above stipulations, as well as defining it as distinct from commercial web design, and touching on issues of permanence, archivability, and collecting in a fluid medium. See also[edit] Internet art - Wikipedia
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#CultureIsDigital - DCMS blog As Minister for both Digital and Culture I have been struck by how well these two worlds of creativity and technology complement each other. While travelling the length and breadth of the UK, I’ve seen countless examples of how cultural organisations are using digital technology to increase access, interest and excellence in the arts. And I have seen digital businesses using design and artistic creativity to meet their users’ needs. Just as digital can help people access culture in new ways, and more widely, so cultural content can drive people towards digital, and to adopting new technologies as they emerge. So today I am launching our new Culture is Digital project with a conversation between Government and both tech and the cultural world about how we push this natural synergy further. This project builds on our commitment in the Culture White Paper to review the digitisation of our public collections and the enhancement of the online cultural experience. Sharing ideas Closing the divide #CultureIsDigital - DCMS blog
Artists' Paper Register | AAH - Association of Art Historians The Artists' Papers Register is a finding list of archival documents relating to artists, designers and craftspeople in publicly-accessible collections in the U.K. The Artists' Papers Register is available online, for free, at www.apr.ac.uk The Register includes papers relating to painters, sculptors, designers, design groups and studios, craftspeople, those engaged in design occupations within manufacturing, and others – such as curators and historians – associated with these activities, regardless of nationality or status. The papers of architects and photographers have not been sought out, though architects’ papers may have been noted where they relate to interior or furniture design, and photographers where their work is not purely fashion photography. APR Updates Updates to Repositries also appear annually in our October Bulletin.
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