So the Red Rose

So the Red Rose / Wo Bitte Geht’s nach Arkadien? /2 Artists Derek Tyman and Andy Webster are interested in the potentials for music, certain key recordings and related structures to act as platforms to reimagine what future life might be like. For their project So The Red Rose they have used the photos of the Arkadia as a guide to reconstruct Vanda Chan’s storm damaged houseboat by the coast in Cornwall, England***. They have invited artists, musicians, composers and curators to respond to Chan’s story, the imagined reconstructed house-boat, and to produce their own recorded audio journeys. These audio

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Wo Bitte Geht’s nach Arkadien

Festival Wo bitte geht’s nach Arkadien? / 2 Interventionen im öffentlichen Raum 7. Mai – 18. Juli 2021 Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Share on pinterest Share on telegram Share on xing Share on odnoklassniki 7. Mai – 18. Juli / Online-Aktion 7. Mai – 18. Juli / Online-Initiative Elisabeth Ajtay (New York City) – Paradise.Here Die Online-Aktion Paradise.Here will mehr über die Ziele, Ideale, Ängste und Wünsche von Menschen herausfinden. Elisabeth Ajtay wird ein Panorama von Befindlichkeiten erstellen und ein Bild aufzeigen von dem, was bereits getan wurde, und von dem, was

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Hopper Prize Finalist and Interview

Hopper Prize Fall 2020 Finalist and Interview I am thrilled to have been selected as a finalist for the Fall 2020 Individual Artist Grants by jurors Christine Koppes, Curator and Director of Public Programs San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art and Jade Powers, Assistant Curator, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. Visit hopperprize.org to explore my portfolio and that of the grant winners and shortlisted fellow artists. Read the full online interview here or below. How did you get into making art? I began drawing around the age of nine. I recall the corridor that connected two apartments in our first

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All of the Lights

Untitled (Foreign Angst) All of The Lights Online Group Exhibition February 10 – March 31 Light, literally or metaphorically can stir conversation on direction, intensity, color,contrast, and hardness. There are seven basic properties of light: reflection, refraction, diffraction, interference, polarization, dispersion and scattering. Properties of visible light are intensity, propagation direction, and frequency. Light can be conceptual: have you seen a light at the end of a dark tunnel? In Edgar Allen Poe’s poem “A Dream” from the 1830’s, he wrote “In visions of the dark night, I have dreamed of joy departed— But a waking dream of life and

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“Darkest Before Dawn: Art in Times of Uncertainty”

What do Pablo Picasso’s Guernica (1937), Alfredo Jaar’s Rwanda Project (1994-98), Teresa Serrano’s Amapola (2017), and Yoko Ono’s Dream Together (2020) have in common? They individually focus on traumatic events such as, respectively, the bombing of a Spanish city, genocide in Rwanda, drug wars and femicide in a Mexican city that borders the USA, and the current Covid-19, global pandemic. Each work cited, of which there are many more in the history of art with similar themes, is characterized by a unique aesthetic that doesn’t diminish any of its content but rather impacts the viewer in direct or oblique ways.

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