I tried to see every piece of art in London in one day.
Many thanks to Hungry Man, 101, Art Fund, all of the museums/galleries and everyone else who made this possible.
National Art Pass – artfund.org/national-art-pass
The most recent instalment of Lost Paradise’s playful series The Smart Talk, sees two inquisitive gallery goers provide a beginners guide to the works of British-Indian sculptor, Anish Kapoor. Read more on NOWNESS – bit.ly/1W1J6ze
A short documentary about the Black Mountain College, a highly influential school founded in North Carolina, USA, in 1933 where teaching was experimental and committed to an interdisciplinary approach.
The short film Wrinkles of the City relates the portraits from JR’s Istanbul project to the tales of the local elderly, thus reflecting the traces of time on the city’s architecture through each character’s intimate story.
JRが2008年に行ったプロジェクト「Wrinkless of the City」で描かれたイスタンブールの人々のインタビューを収録したショートフィルム。
With the success of Pixar came an avalanche of computer-generated animation but not all animators are following the hi-tech pack. Monocle Films travels to the Czech Republic, the Netherlands and southern England in search of storytellers who think outside the computer box.
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The exhibition Constantin Brancusi and Richard Serra at Fondation Beyeler brings together the oeuvres of two of the most important sculptors of the 20th Century. About 40 exemplary pieces of Constantin Brancusi meet with important works by Richard Serra such as Strike, Olson, and Fernando Pessoa. More info: vernissage.tv/blog/2011/05/22/constantin-brancusi-and-richard-serra-at-fondation-beyeler/
Can’t get enough? Annotated transcript:
Narrated by Owen Wilson
Featuring Ed Begley Jr., Larry Bell, Billy Al Bengston, Irving Blum, Larry Gagosian, Jim Ganzer, Joe Goode, Kim Gordon, and Ed Moses
Produced by Ways & Means
Executive Producers Lana Kim, Jett Steiger
Producer Rachel Nederveld
Presented by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
MOCA Chief Communication Officier Sarah Lloyd Stifler
MOCA Communications Manager Eva Seta
Editor & Motion Graphics Matthew Miller
Director of Photography Roman Koval
Researcher Lauren Skillen
Sound Mixer Jacques Pienaar
Colorist Bossi Baker
Sound Mixer Brent Kiser, Unbridled Sound
The V&A’s collection of Japanese art and design is one of the largest in Britain. Curators of the V&A’s Toshiba Gallery of Japanese Art select some of the highlights from the renowned collections including a samurai sword and a kimono which celebrates air travel.
For more information visit: vam.ac.uk/japan