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Six Ways J.M.W. Turner Painted a Changing World

J.M.W. Turner may have regarded himself first and foremost as a landscape painter, but his art tells us a lot about the volatile and rapidly modernising times that he lived through. His lifelong interest in the inventions, conflicts, politics, society, culture and science of his time influenced many of his most original works and transformed … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, B1B2-3. Art & Power | Tags: , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Six Ways J.M.W. Turner Painted a Changing World

Indigenous communities celebrate the Aboriginal Flag

Who is Harold Thomas, the man who created the Aboriginal flag? Posted Tue 25 Jan 2022 Harold Thomas designed the Aboriginal flag in 1970.(Supplied: David Hancock) The Aboriginal flag, for the first time, can now be freely used by all Australians. That’s because Harold Thomas, the man who designed the flag, agreed to transfer its copyright to the Commonwealth … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_1-1-Unity and plurality, AMCT°_1-3-Equalities and inequalities, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCET°_2-2-Self-representation, LLCET°_3-2-Anchoring and inheriting | Tags: , , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Indigenous communities celebrate the Aboriginal Flag

Penguin Modern Classics book-covers

How Penguin’s Modern Classics dared us to judge a book by its cover Jackets from the 1960s editions – Penguin After 60 years of the series celebrating contemporary fiction, have the early jacket designs stood the test of time – and how do you create a cover fit for a classic? by Killian Fox Sun … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, A2B1-8. Past within Present, AMC1°_1-1-Production and circulation of knowledge, B1B2-3. Art & Power, LLCE1°_1-1-creative and visionary imagination | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Penguin Modern Classics book-covers

Is TikTok a platform for art?

Fab abs, trauma videos and a big pile of sweets: the art and artists of TikTok From the user proudly exhibiting his dad’s nudes to the woman making sculpting dangerous, art on TikTok is direct, intimate and confessional, with little time for the abstract or avant garde Keep it succinct … Nakama Umeboi with a … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, AMC1°_1-1-Production and circulation of knowledge, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-4. Citizenship & Virtual Worlds, LLCET°_1-2-Polemical art | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Is TikTok a platform for art?

NFTs are shaking up the art world

‘I went from having to borrow money to making $4m in a day’: how NFTs are shaking up the art world Digital art is a billion-dollar business, with everyone from Paris Hilton to Damien Hirst trading in ‘non-fungible tokens’. But are NFTs just a get-rich-quick scheme masquerading as culture? A motley crew of celebrities have … Continuer la lecture »

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Hong Kong has a new modern art museum

Hong Kong opens modern art museum as security law casts pall Multibillion-dollar M+ struggles to find a balance between artistic expression and political censorship A security guard walks in front of Bloodline – Big Family No 17 by Zhang Xiaogang at M+. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters Reuters Thu 11 Nov 2021   A senior Hong Kong … Continuer la lecture »

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Dorothea Lange : migration and the American Dream

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothea_Lange

Catégories: B1B2-3. Art & Power, LLCE1°_1-3-Utopias and dystopias, LLCE1°_2-2-Relation between the individual and the group, LLCET°_1-1-Art and protest, LLCET°_3-3-Migration and exile | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Dorothea Lange : migration and the American Dream

The problem we all live with

The “Contemporary” Racial Conscience and Sensitivity of Norman Rockwell

Catégories: A2B1-8. Past within Present, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, LLCE1°_2-3-Confrontation to difference, LLCET°_1-1-Art and protest | Tags: , , , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur The problem we all live with

Yoda’s super great TIMELINE

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, B1B2-3. Art & Power, Yoda's Favorites | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Yoda’s super great TIMELINE

Statues or no statues? That is the question…

A very interesting analysis on how and why we react to statues and how to stop the fuss, maybe… Diana,  Wollstonecraft,  Wilde …  why  do  we  keep  getting  it  so  wrong  with  our  statues? The Princess of Wales sculpture is the latest example of our strained relationship with this controversial art form Members of the … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, A2B1-8. Past within Present, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCET°_1-2-Polemical art | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Statues or no statues? That is the question…