Insecula.com. Genre "symbolic painting" Tate Collection: British art and international modern and contemporary art. American Art at The Phillips Collection. Log in. Jennifer Kostuik Gallery. The Renaissance Portrait from Donatello to Bellini. It has been said that the Renaissance witnessed the rediscovery of the individual.
In keeping with this notion, early Renaissance Italy also hosted the first great age of portraiture in Europe. Portraiture assumed a new importance, whether it was to record the features of a family member for future generations, celebrate a prince or warrior, extol the beauty of a woman, or make possible the exchange of a likeness among friends. Search. Vlaamse Kunstcollectie. De Vlaamse Primitieven. Qu’est-ce que la Beauté ? » Living Artists. Artists > Jacques André > Abstraction Sociale. Naoya Hatakeyama. Films d'animation 2010. Jotta. Project Description Make the Invisible World Visible - Inspired by hospital and airport x-ray films I have created a vast collection of photographs and photogram which give the illusion of x-rays.
These and their detailed texture fed my hand-woven fabric collection. The pieces are semi-transparent therefore they play with both artificial and natural light making unique shadows which appear as x-ray marks on surfaces. To weave my fabric I have set a project question: `What if we could x-ray fabric? ` We`d see how certain otherwise hidden threads form and deform. Exhibitions. The Menil Collection. The Menil Collection is home to one of the world’s greatest privately assembled collections of twentieth-century art, including painting, sculpture, drawing, prints, and photography.
John and Dominique de Menil began collecting in the 1940s. They were drawn particularly to Surrealism and the schools of abstract painting that developed in the early twentieth century in their native Paris. Accordingly, they acquired works by such well-known artists as Georges Braque, Paul Cézanne, Juan Gris, Fernand Léger, Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian, Pablo Picasso, and Georges Rouault. In addition, a significant collection of works by artists not commonly represented in collections in the United States features Christian Bérard, Jean Fautrier, Louis Fernández, and Wols (Alfred Otto Wolfgang Schulze). “ A picture lives by companionship, expanding and quickening in the eyes of the sensitive observer.”
The Menil Collection remains an actively collecting institution. Cloud Cuckoo Land by Xenz. Known for his grafitti murals, Xenz presents a new body of work based on an exotic world that lurks within the artist's imagination.
Xenz explains, "Cloud Cuckoo Land is a kind of childhood fantasy of setting sail to discover a lost world, but ending up in an opium den in Singapore. It's a celebration of creativity; something happy and joyful, but with a slight twist. La Ruche - Ateliers d'artistes. Bienvenue sur le portail de la cartographie sémantique. Manuelle Gautrand « LAM. Drawing Autism. Drawing Autism is an incredible collection of artwork by people diagnosed with autism, from teenage amateurs to established artists.
Unlike many of the books I feature on 50 Watts, this one is in print. You should buy it. [Amazon link to the new reprint which comes out April 2, 2014 from Akashic.] This post features a small selection of my favorite images from the book, along with some quotes by the artists. Publisher's description: Over the last decade autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has become an international topic of conversation, knowing no racial, ethnic, or social barriers.
Donna Williams, The Outsider What was the inspiration for this piece? "The Outsider" is about joining in from the periphery. An excerpt from the artist's answer to the question, "At what age did the act of creating art enter into your life? I was deeply mesmerized with all things aesthetic and sensory from at least 6 months of age. Felix: Imaginary City Map, Age 11 What was the inspiration for this piece None. Works of Art. How to Read a Caption A caption gives basic information about a work of art.
Title Titles appear in boldface. Date Titles are usually followed by a date or date range. Artist The name and nationality of the artist/maker(s) of the work of art are given, if known. Country or Culture of Origin The country or culture of origin indicates the geographic area where the work of art was made or found and may be followed by a specific city or region. Medium and Dimensions. Radical Art. Lascaux. Service Commun de la Documentation - Patrimoine numérisé - H621/00004. Visite d'un jeune homme à un derviche – Arts de l'Islam. M HKA. UbuWeb. Welcome to the Frontpage - Museum dr. Guislain.
Promotion des créateurs mode et design Wallonie Bruxelles Design Mode. Les visites virtuelles « LAM. FRAC Auvergne - Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Auvergne - Actualité. Expositions au FRAC Auvergne : Gilles AILLAUD, Le silence sans heurt du présent Jusqu'au 17 janvier 2016 En coproduction avec les Musées des beaux-arts de Rennes et de Saint-Rémy de Provence, cette rétrospective parrainée par la Fondation d’Entreprise Michelin est la première grande exposition consacrée à l’artiste depuis 10 ans.
Une cinquantaine de tableaux provenant de grandes collections publiques et privées seront exposés au FRAC Auvergne. Pius Fox Du 9 avril au 19 juin 2016 Prodige de la peinture allemande, Pius Fox est pour ainsi dire inconnu en France. Découvert par le FRAC Auvergne en 2014, Pius Fox a très rapidement intégré la collection auvergnate et s’est vu proposer une exposition personnelle, sa première dans une institution française. Né en 1983, Pius Fox s’inscrit dans un héritage de la peinture abstraite avec une virtuosité et une délicatesse d’une maturité étonnante. Un futur grand peintre ! Claude Lévêque Du 16 juin au 25 septembre 2016 Domaine Royal de Randan.