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21ST CENTURY BRITISH SCULPTURE

21ST CENTURY BRITISH SCULPTURE
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Student Works: StalacTile, Tessellated Manifolds - Archinect Tessellated Manifolds was created by students from Washington University in St. Louis led by Marcelo Spina of P-A-T-T-E-R-N-S, Daniel Carper and Ken Tracy. The project's scope was a full-scale installation that transformed the centralized classical staircase of Givens Hall. The installation seeks to enhance and transform the spatial atmosphere of the vertical stairwell foregrounding conditions of figuration, lighting, materiality, texture, coloration, and corporeality. At first revealed through a large exterior opening, the installation accompanies the user's visual background upon entering into the building, spiraling vertically through the 2nd and 3rd floor studios, and crescendos as the ornamented foreground of the vaulted ceiling. The project sensitively engages occupants through its formal description of proximal and cuspate peaks while dissipating into subtle saddle surfaces around its edges. ↑ Click image to enlarge Photo of the Final Installation at Givens Hall Presedent Research

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council - Dudley Museum & Art Gallery Full of Life If you have 30 minutes to spare, pop in to Dudley Museum and make a fused glass pendant or key-ring. No need to book in advance just pop in. For further information call 01384 815571 Juniors at Museums The Museum is a place to learn and have fun and is a great place to take the family with free admission, free trails and family craft activities. T he JAM Club is for children and their families We host a varied programme of events and activities taking place across all the Museums in the Borough Come along with your family and have a go at being messy and sticky and we tidy up! Free family trail around the Museum? Come and make lots of scary crafts in time for Halloween. Come make a scary monster.

Antony Gormley Early life[edit] The youngest of seven children born to a German mother and an Irish father,[1] Gormley grew up in a wealthy Roman Catholic[2] family living in Dewsbury Moor, West Yorkshire.[1] He attended Ampleforth College, a Benedictine boarding school in Yorkshire,[1] before reading archaeology, anthropology and the history of art at Trinity College, Cambridge, from 1968 to 1971.[1] He travelled to India and Sri Lanka to learn more about Buddhism between 1971 and 1974.[1] After attending Saint Martin's School of Art and Goldsmiths in London from 1974, he completed his studies with a postgraduate course in sculpture at the Slade School of Fine Art, University College, London, between 1977 and 1979. Career[edit] Gormley's career began with a solo exhibition at the Whitechapel Art Gallery in 1981. Gormley describes his work as "an attempt to materialise the place at the other side of appearance where we all live Recognition[edit] Art market[edit] Major works[edit] References[edit] Notes

Welcome :: John William Waterhouse :: johnwilliamwaterhouse.com Ball-Nogues Studio Eastbourne Borough Council - Towner Towner, Eastbourne's award-winning new gallery, is the contemporary art museum for the South East. Towner presents major exhibitions of contemporary and historic art alongside changing displays from the renowned Towner Collection. Official Website For more information, visit Towner's website where you can find details on: Events Exhibitions Tours and Talks Artist Network Learning Community Events News Room Hire What the Towner houses: Exhibition galleries of international standard A dedicated gallery for the Towner Collection and accessible Collection Store (by appointment) Cafe bar with balcony and spectacular views of the Downs Gallery shop with wide range of art and design related merchandise Activity rooms for workshops, events and meetings Large scale conference and exhibition halls that enable periodic uses for art exhibitions Collections Towner Art Gallery holds one of the most significant public art collections in the South East. Education

Entanglement - by Gopherwood Studios The Market Purchases are tied to your Google account. ARTIST AND PHOTOGRAPHY WEBSITES | ArtDealers.com Infomab10 / Kawamura Ganjavian Studio A cool pavilion by Kawamura Ganjavian Studio houses information about a public arts program in Madrid. Built in record time and within record budget, the pavilion is made with polyester reinforced fiberglass. Two large openings allow users inside the pavilion. 100 circular perforations provide outlets for natural light to reach the interior space during the day, and in the night time, the interior is lit by the street lights. More images after the break. As seen on Bellostes.

Spacex | HOME Getting Started - Online backup, file sync and sharing made easy. Naples Art Gallery - Largest Fine Art Gallery in Southwest Florida Wood Pavillion by Wing Yi Hui and Lap Ming Wong Architecture students Wing Yi Hui and Lap Ming Wong of the Oslo School of Architecture and Design have completed a domed latticed pavilion as part of a performance-oriented design project. The pavilion is made up of several laminated strips of wood that have been bent in the middle and joined together, forming a diamond-shaped lattice-work. Adding moisture to the thin wooden elements resulted in them curving across the grain, thus increasing their structural capacity. The aim of the project was to investigate the intrinsic capacities and performance of wood and was conducted by Prof. Here's some more information about the project: The project seeks the equilibrium of precise control and natural response of the intrinsic wood capacities and aims to transform an everyday life material and methodology into a novel life. Due to these two specific behaviors of wood, surface moisturization results in curving across grain and increases the structural capacity of a flat piece of wood. See also:

Welcome to Buscot Park The Faringdon Collection, which can be viewed at Buscot Park in Oxfordshire and our London property, is the result of a century of collecting works of art by the Lords Faringdon. It includes paintings by Rembrandt, Reynolds, Rubens, van Dyck and Murillo, and there is a small but important collection of drawings. British art, especially of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, is particularly well represented in the Collection, with some outstanding works by the Pre-Raphaelite artists Burne-Jones and Rossetti, and the present Lord Faringdon continues to acquire new works by contemporary artists. Requests for rights to reproduce all works in the Collection should be sent to the Estate Office, Buscot Park, Faringdon, Oxfordshire SN7 8BU. The London Collection For more information on visiting The London Collection at Brompton Square SW3, please contact the Estate Office (details below). Maximum group of 15 people due to the size of the property.

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