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Norman McLaren Pas de Deux 1968. Children of God. ALEC SOTH, "2007_10zl0006" framed archival pigment print mounted to 4-ply museum board image: 50 x 40 inches (127 x 101.6 cm) framed: 54 1/4 x 44 1/4 inches (137.8 x 112.4 cm) edition of 7 with 3 APs (image © Alec Soth Courtesy: Sean Kelly Gallery, New York) “One picture leads to another,” Alec Soth tells the two filmmakers in Somewhere to Disappear (2011), a documentary that follows him around during the last two years that he worked on his photographic book, Broken Manual (2006-11).

Children of God

Later, in the film, he says: “I want to be carried.” Soth yearns for a subject to overwhelm his curiosity, leading him into places and situations that he couldn’t have otherwise foreseen. Photography is his means of discovering both the self and the Other, and where the two meet. It is how he finds “a path through the world.” In terms of their public actions, Rudolph and Merton mark the extremes. Art Project, powered by Google. Jeff Wall. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre.

Jeff Wall

Pour les articles homonymes, voir Wall. Jeff Wall Jeff Wall et Jean-François Chevrier le 28 novembre 2007 au Centre Pompidou. Œuvres réputées. Home. Batman al Bauhaus. Grégoire Guillemin è un grafico, Illustratore e game designer francese, che recentemente si è messo a “giocare” con le figure dei supereroi.

Batman al Bauhaus

I suoi esperimenti hanno seguito due strade: da un lato ha inserito figure della cultura pop in poster che riprendono lo stile delle avanguardie artistiche della prima metà del Novecento. Dall’altro ha creato qualcosa di nuovo, rappresentando i supereroi come figure di carta piegata. È possibile acquistare online i suoi poster o guardare gli altri suoi lavori sul suo portfolio su Behance. Trend Tablet. The Best of Art Basel 2011 « The Ballast. It was yet another successful year at Art Basel Miami Beach, with some of the toughest art being shown globally.

The Best of Art Basel 2011 « The Ballast

We decided to cover as much ground as possible during the day making it to Pulse, Scope, Aqua, Art Basel, Wynwood Galleries, Spinello Projects’ school house opening Site Specific No. 1, The M building and more. We selected the top work we cam across this weekend and made a dream team of images, and a couple of other things that will make you smile or cry. Enjoy! Alexander Ross Alyssa Dennis Andrew Schoultz Cable Griffith Carole Fuerman Cash for Warhol! Chris Johansen. Jack Goldstein - The Jump. Let There Be Triangulated Art. Over 15 years ago the French artist and new media theorist Edmond Couchot adjudged: “the fate of image is from now on numerical.”

Let There Be Triangulated Art

In a series of articles, Couchot pondered how the techniques of numeric configuration (that is, computer graphics) can change the nature of art. “They do it as they are employed to control all automatic images (photography, cinema, television) because they will be, in the short or medium term, transmuted into numbers to be able to be registered, manipulated, broadcasted, preserved, retouched. Those techniques cannot be ignored by artists who are looking for new experiences and new perceptible investigations," he prophesied. Couchot’s “prediction” has not only been proven in plenty examples of contemporary tech-infused art, but is also found in all activities related to number decoding on our digital files. Olafur Eliasson. Nuit Blanche 2011 : prédestinée au succès ! Par Fabienne La Nuit Blanche 2011, enregistre une fréquentation record.

Nuit Blanche 2011 : prédestinée au succès !

Pour avoir testé… C’est confirmé ! Mais on oublie bien vite face aux bonnes surprises du parcours. EmailShare 16EmailShare Ça y est les chiffres sont tombés ! La demande et le besoin de culture étaient vraiment là. Certes… Pas vraiment de doute possible pour tous ceux qui se sont laissés tenter par la veillée nocturne : la lutte était bien souvent longue, épuisante, voire perdue d’avance pour accéder à certains espaces… Ce fut le cas de l’œuvre de Pierre Ardouvin : l’une des grandes victimes de l’affluence.

Index Photos. Diane Arbus, photographe écorchée - Arts et scènes. Juan Guevara Photography, Interior           Juan Guevara. Frankfurt School: The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception. Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer (1944) The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception Source: most of one chapter from Dialectic of Enlightenment;Transcribed: by Andy Blunden 1998; proofed and corrected Feb. 2005.

Frankfurt School: The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception

THE sociological theory that the loss of the support of objectively established religion, the dissolution of the last remnants of pre-capitalism, together with technological and social differentiation or specialisation, have led to cultural chaos is disproved every day; for culture now impresses the same stamp on everything. Films, radio and magazines make up a system which is uniform as a whole and in every part. Even the aesthetic activities of political opposites are one in their enthusiastic obedience to the rhythm of the iron system.

Yet the city housing projects designed to perpetuate the individual as a supposedly independent unit in a small hygienic dwelling make him all the more subservient to his adversary – the absolute power of capitalism.

Numérique

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