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FlipBooKit: A New DIY Mechanical Flipbook Kit Horse in Motion, a mechanical flipbook installation by Wendy Marvel Ascension, a mechanical flipbook installation by Wendy Marvel View of a prototype FlipBooKit FlipBooKit Detail In 2011 kinetic artists Mark Rosen and Wendy Marvel created a series of wonderful mechanical flipbooks based on the work of Eadweard Muybridge, the guy responsible for pioneering photographic studies of motion. Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

Los Angeles County Museum of Art The Bizarre, Flexible Paper Sculptures of Li Hongbo What at first look like delicate works of carved porcelain are actually thousands of layers of soft white paper, carved into busts, skulls, and human forms by Beijing artist Li Hongbo. A book editor and designer, the artist became fascinated by traditional Chinese toys and festive decorations known as paper gourds made from glued layers of thin paper which can be stored flat but then opened to reveal a flower or other shape. He applied the same honeycomb-like paper structure to much larger human forms resulting in these highly flexible sculptures.

Exhibitions of the Royal Photographic Society 1870-1915 James Harvey (artist) James Harvey (1929 – July 15, 1965) was an American commercial and fine artist who was best known as the designer of the Brillo Pad box made famous by pop artist Andy Warhol in 1964 at his "Stable Gallery Show". During a his successful career as a commercial artist, Harvey did work for major clients such as Pepsodent, Brillo, Philip Morris and others. Also known as an abstract expressionist painter, he died in 1965. James Havey came from a blue-collar, immigrant family. Harvey was born in 1929 in Toronto, Canada. His family moved to Detroit before he was a year old. In 1959, Egmont Arens fired his creative team. James Harvey’s last show, at Graham in November 1964, presented paintings that were “dynamic, restless, and painted with rich skill,” according to the New York Times.

Royal Academy of Arts Collections - Home Art Student Owl Art Student Owl is a meme that spoofs the stereotypical art student in popular culture. Chain smoking and devoted to everything having to do with art to the point that anything else becomes unimportant, the art student scrapes by on student loans, barely having enough money to eat and looking down their noses at anyone who lives in the “real world” and doesn’t suffer for something greater than themselves – their art. They also tend to see anything and everything as either art or something that should be used as art. The meme itself contains a photograph of a rather bored looking owl (who knew owls could look bored?), with a cigarette dangling out of its beak, appearing to be just a moment away from pontificating on some deep art-related subject. The text around the meme art typically has something to do with art, art school, artists, or anything else art-related.

Montereau - Fault - Yonne Le Musée municipal de la Faïence de Montereau a été ouvert au public en 1985, dans les locaux de l'ancienne poste, située non loin du confluent de l'Yonne et de la Seine et de la Collégiale. Il expose en permanence une collection de 400 pièces couvrant les deux siècles de production de la faïence de Montereau, ainsi qu'une salle dédiée àla bataille de Montereau, dernière victoire de Napoléon. La faïence de Montereau connut son heure de gloire dans la deuxième moitié du XIXème siècle, notamment après la fusion avec la manufacture de Creil, et avec le développement des décors imprimés. C'est la variété des styles et la diversité des sujets des décors qui font de la visite du Musée une expérience unique : voir tous ces décors est comme feuilleter une grande « bande dessinée » qui raconte le XIXème siècle et le début du XXème, son histoire, ses centres d'intérêts, ses scènes de la vie quotidienne. Napoléon à Montereau :

Arts Law : Copyright Introduction Copyright is an important asset of creators that gives them legal rights and opportunities to generate income irrespective of the ownership of their physical creation and irrespective even whether that creation still exists. This information sheet provides basic information on copyright, including dealing with copyright. What is copyright? Copyright is a bundle of economic rights which give their owner the exclusive right to do certain things in relation to the object it protects. Copyright protection is automatic upon creation of the work. What does copyright protect? Object of protection Copyright only protects specific things or "subject-matters" mentioned in the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth). literary works; dramatic works; musical works; and artistic works including works of artistic craftsmanship. Copyright also protects "subject-matter other than works", being: films; sound recordings; broadcasts; and published editions. Requirement for protection 1. 2. General principle

Musée de la maison de Rembrandt Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Façade extérieure Le Musée de la maison de Rembrandt (Museum het Rembrandthuis) est une maison située sur Jodenbreestraat, à Amsterdam, dans laquelle vécut Rembrandt de 1639 à 1656. Il s'agit désormais d'un musée qui reconstitue le lieu de vie de l'artiste et expose ses estampes ainsi que des tableaux de son entourage. Histoire de la maison[modifier | modifier le code] Elle fut construite en 1606-1607 pour Cornelis van der Voort dans la rue alors appelée Sint Anthonisbreestraat, dans un quartier où s'installaient alors de nombreux marchands et artistes. 1639–1658[modifier | modifier le code] Antichambre au rez-de-chasusée En 1639 Rembrandt achète la maison pour 13 000 florins, somme énorme qu'il est incapable de payer en une seule fois. 1658–1911[modifier | modifier le code] Lit de Rembrandt En 1660–62, la maison est étayée et séparée en deux afin de permettre de loger plusieurs familles. 1911–aujourd'hui[modifier | modifier le code]

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