AP photo By Binoy Kampmark “Photographs really are experience captured, and the camera is the ideal arm of consciousness in its acquisitive mood.” Susan Sontag, On Photography (1977)
Archive for the ‘ART/PHOTOGRAPHY’ Category
By Albrecht Behmel The Magic of the Swarms is a series of paintings by award-winning artist and writer Albrecht Behmel. In contemporary art, style and innovation are everything. A unique way to conjure endless elegant designs, The Magic of the Swarms merges individual forms of animals into hypnotic conglomerates of colours and shapes.
National Gallery By Hazel Speed Whenever time affords, I love going into The National Gallery which overlooks Trafalgar Square, London.
By Hazel Speed In general terms graphic novels in former years were not easy on the older eye – the art was too busy but then again they were aimed for the youth of the day, not me.
Banksy By Hazel Speed It is ‘a given fact’ we are all intrigued as to who Banksy is and I am even more curious than most for a different reason, but will probably never know the truth.
Bayo Omoboriowo By Fatimah Bakare-Dickson Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything – Aaron Siskind In marking the world photography day, which was marked a few days ago, I decided not […]
By Valentina Viskovic Sketch, the ability to express actions, space and time throughout a single drawing. One of the first steps in the creative process that carries a multitude of unknowns that needs to be developed, the foundation from which everything else arises.
By Anthony Jenkins Following the recent death of ‘Fifth Beatle’ Sir George Martin, artist Anthony Jenkins paints his own thoughts on the man
By Alexander Limarev
Tom Hackett & Julian Woodcock ‘100 yard stare’ By Sara Lerota Following the success of the Art Language Location festival ALL2015, there are high expectations for ALL2016 and the festival committee hopes not only to reach but to exceed them too!
By Cecilia Sandroni With The Garbage Revolution Rodolfo Lacquaniti presents himself to the public with the language of total art: installations, video-art, painting, performance, music, photography, words, gestures, live arts and poetry.
Finger Pointing At The Moon – pencil drawing Rob Harle A long conversation with Sunil Sharma
Entrance gate of The House of king Peter I in Belgrade By Sara Lerota Nine solo exhibitions were held at The House of King Peter 1st in Belgrade during December of 2015. Nine little universes, nine lives streched along the walls of the house that saw and heard so many lives before us. Nine separate […]
By Jose Kalathil An exhibition of works by well-known Russian artist, Olga Okuneva, is on until 14 December as part of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Russian Centre of Science and Culture (RCSC), in New Delhi.
Sara Lerota talks to award winning artist Kenji Lim about his work:
By Michael Honegger Below are examples of a portfolio I developed over the past year concerning the refugee crisis on the island of Lesvos in Greece. I call the series ‘Human Tide’ and believe that it marks the beginning of a significant movement of populations in a historic moment. The wars and conflicts throughout the […]
By Joel Chace
By Sarah Pedramnia For a while I have been observing the response to the recently bought painting Amedeo Modigiliani’s ‘Nu couché‘ (1917-18), the second highest price painting at auction, sold for U$ 170.000.000.
By Anthony Jenkins I’d like to drop a line from Canada. A few lines, actually. Meandering, searching, elegant lines, but the right lines, telling ones which I hope portray and reveal faces, well-known faces, in different and arresting ways.
By Anna Grigorian The intangible nature of movements and light is used to express the intimate relationship between an artist and her art. Light and body movements are turned into brushes painting on light sensitive paper.
Sandra Wichman shows nature’s vibrancy through a rich array of colour, at the same time highlighting human failings and the ultimate reliance upon. The viewer is drawn deep into each world within, be it this unspoilt mystery, or a hiding place for man’s inadequacies, mistakes and consequences…
Rubien Cukier’s art pierces the outer shell of mistrust taking you to a place new and old; the inner self. Thoughts clear to seeing, a reality only we can create bending straight to reveal our own attachment to detachment. No end […]
Maleonn’s unique art unmasks a fragile present, the failure of denial laid bare, reluctant will penetrated to believing. Exploding images heap blood upon stage, widening dry eyes to a dream clear, missing only distortion, each question found from an answer within. We have five […]
Gerard Stricher’s art astonishes, his eye sucking imagery explodes into the mind, offering an idea new and profound.
Introduction by Michael Organ Sheri L Wright’s photography breathes new life from that decaying, each piece providing fresh insight to art the eye often overlooks. The following five images allow us to see differently metal’s abandonment to rust and the beauty created within.
Introduction by Michael Organ Bruce Maxwell’s art shines in the past of future living, his rich Maori heritage looking to a new everyday beginning. Ever present the boldness of colour blazes, from the intense brightness of nature’s bloom to the darkness hiding in […]
Introduction by Michael Organ Ian MacIntyre’s art centres on the memory of experience, each showing the artist’s own everyday in a new light. Shades selected, be they paling yellow amid beaming green to piple blue rising above its own, paint perfectly the […]
Introduction by Michael Organ Mario Macilau’s photography breathes truth from fire to a time lost and found in tomorrow. Belief and hope shine through despair, each image glowing with life, the photographer’s eye ever open to that hidden […]
Introduction by Michael Organ Oded Hirsch’s imagery inhabits another world of thought hugging feeling, the inner being breathing. Stills capture moments moving within film, each a stark realisation to time known from a future forgotten. Oded’s five below perfectly show a philosophy of […]