B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space

Racism on US Campus

Catégories: A2B1-4. Self-representation & Relation to others, A2B1-8. Past within Present, AMCT°_1-1-Unity and plurality, AMCT°_1-3-Equalities and inequalities, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, AMCT°_3-2-Rivalries and interdependencies, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Racism on US Campus

Power of words and sounds

The power of words and sounds through radio broadcast https://youtu.be/MdnvJ1uK8hs

Catégories: AMC1°_2-2-Informing and being informed, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-4. Citizenship & Virtual Worlds, B1B2-5. Fictions & Realities | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Power of words and sounds

Big Brother’s new name

Amazon’s Ring is the largest civilian surveillance network the US has ever seen by Lauren Bridges / Tue 18 May 2021 13.51 BST One in 10 US police departments can now access videos from millions of privately owned home security cameras without a warran ‘Since Amazon purchased Ring in 2018, it has brokered over 1,800 … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-4. Citizenship & Virtual Worlds, LLCE1°_1-3-Utopias and dystopias | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Big Brother’s new name

What’s in a name?

A new biography of the painter Isabel Rawsthorne highlights how talented women have often missed out on the recognition they deserved Vanessa Thorpe Sat 13 Feb 2021 21.30 GMT   Art Generations of female artists, composers and writers have been lost to history because their names changed after marriage. According to growing academic consensus, the … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMCT°_1-3-Equalities and inequalities, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power | Tags: , , , | Commentaires fermés sur What’s in a name?

Sculptures to mourn our dead.

A public space to grieve a soulmate lost to a virus. Tay, the Aids memorial, in New Steine, Brighton, by Romany Mark Bruce and Morris Singer Art Foundry. Photograph: Lawrence Suss/Art UK Dr Anthony McIntosh, public sculpture manager, Art UK Wed 3 Feb 2021 06.00 GMT   This striking memorial, in New Steine gardens, Brighton, … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCE1°_2-1-Love and friendship, LLCET°_1-1-Art and protest, LLCET°_2-1-Expressing emotions | Tags: , , | Commentaires fermés sur Sculptures to mourn our dead.

Still life and domestic bliss : lockdown artistic creations.

A picture of domestic bliss: why we’ve fallen in love with still life. Instagram posts of homely scenes are striking a chord with users taking a renewed interest in their outdoor environment Flowers in a vase on a ledge with a dragonfly, caterpillar, and butterfly by Rachel Ruysch, left, and Tuft of Marine Plants, Shells … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power, LLCE1°_2-2-Relation between the individual and the group, LLCET°_2-1-Expressing emotions | Tags: , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Still life and domestic bliss : lockdown artistic creations.

Skinny towers in Sydney and Melbourne

Skinny towers: with few prime city sites left, Sydney and Melbourne are going tall and slim Sydney’s Pencil Tower hotel will be 6.4 metres wide, 100 metres high and 34 metres deep. An ingenious solution – or foolhardy? Neil Durbach, architect of the proposed Pencil Tower hotel, says ‘each [hotel] room is super compact, it’s … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-3. Villages, Neighbourhoods & Cities, A2B1-7. Saving the Planet & Designing our Futures, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space | Tags: , , | Commentaires fermés sur Skinny towers in Sydney and Melbourne

Black Lives Matter changed my life, and my interracial marriage, for the better

by Tineka Smith In a defining year as an African American woman, I realised my white British husband will always be learning about race. ‘For a long while, my husband couldn’t understand, let alone appreciate, just how different the path I tread is from his own.’ Photograph: Roy Hsu/Getty Images/Uppercut Tue 29 Dec 2020 08.00 … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMCT°_1-3-Equalities and inequalities, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, LLCE1°_2-3-Confrontation to difference | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Black Lives Matter changed my life, and my interracial marriage, for the better

First Date : no words needed !…

FINAL TASK: dubbing a silent movie, giving voice to the inner thoughts of the characters

Catégories: AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-5. Fictions & Realities, LLCE1°_2-1-Love and friendship, LLCE1°_2-3-Confrontation to difference, LLCET°_2-1-Expressing emotions, LLCET°_2-2-Self-representation | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur First Date : no words needed !…

Is it Art? The Graffiti Issue

Focus on the chronology and spot the evolution of both graffiti and people’s opinion. Then decide on whether street art is art or not…  

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, AMC1°_2-1-Being heard, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Is it Art? The Graffiti Issue