Archive for ‘art’

January 15, 2017

Bad times make great art. Worlds of light and shadow: The reproduction of liberalism in Weimar Germany – Salon.com

The claim that good art comes from hard times is the height of delusionally entitled thinking

Source: Bad times make great art. Worlds of light and shadow: The reproduction of liberalism in Weimar Germany – Salon.com

December 17, 2016

An Artistic Discovery Makes a Curator’s Heart Pound – The New York Times

December 13, 2016

These 10 Unrealized Artworks Would Have Been Spectacular

From a monumental Jeff Koons train to a Lee Krasner mural, these ambitious artworks were never made.

Source: These 10 Unrealized Artworks Would Have Been Spectacular

December 13, 2016

In the Rocky Mountains, the Anderson Ranch Artist Residency Is Launching Careers

At the thriving, 50-year-old Anderson Ranch Arts Center, artists find everything they need, from supplies to a supportive staff to a diverse group of peers.

Source: In the Rocky Mountains, the Anderson Ranch Artist Residency Is Launching Careers

December 12, 2016

Progressive Picks

As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a Progressive Pick every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful.

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December 12, 2016

Old Hollywoods Forgotten Filmmaker – Arts – UTNE READER

Take a closer look at James Stuart Blackton, a revolutionary filmmaker in old Hollywood who has received no credit.

Source: Old Hollywoods Forgotten Filmmaker – Arts – UTNE READER

December 6, 2016

20 Best Movies of 2016 | Rolling Stone

From incendiary tragedies to indie musicals, Martin Scorsese to ‘Manchester by the Sea’ – Peter Travers picks the year’s top films

Source: 20 Best Movies of 2016 | Rolling Stone

December 6, 2016

Top 10 best comics and graphic novels of 2016.

Source: Top 10 best comics and graphic novels of 2016.

December 4, 2016

keepers of earth. – Medium

(introduction)

Source: keepers of earth. – Medium

December 4, 2016

The Mixed Reality Revolution is here, and it’ll change your world forever – FuturePi – Medium

The past 30 years have set the stage for technological and cultural change at an unprecedented scale. The rise of Personal Computing…

Source: The Mixed Reality Revolution is here, and it’ll change your world forever – FuturePi – Medium