Art

"No other object changes life as dramatically as a car." - Erwin Wurm

“No other object changes life as dramatically as a car.” – Erwin Wurm

“No other object changes life as dramatically as a car.” Interview with the acclaimed Austrian artist Erwin Wurm, who has created an automobile that seems to come straight out of a comic strip. Erwin Wurm (b. 1954) is an Austrian artist known for his humorous approach to formalism. Since the late 1980s he has been …

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International artist Jaume Plensa creates a monumental artwork for Montréal

International artist Jaume Plensa creates a monumental artwork for Montréal

For the 375th anniversary of the City of Montréal, internationally known Catalan artist Jaume Plensa will create Source, a work of public art that will be installed at the future Bonaventure gateway to Montréal. The prestigious Bonaventure gateway to downtown Montréal will be enhanced with a work of public art created by the internationally known …

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Banksy's return gift to Bridge Farm Primary School in Bristol is so cool

Banksy’s return gift to Bridge Farm Primary School in Bristol is so cool

Several weeks ago, the Bridge Farm Primary School in Bristol held a competition to rename houses and the winners were Brunel, Blackbeard, Cabot and Banksy. Upon their return from half-term, the students arrived in the morning to discover an eye-opening new mural by Banksy that appeared sometime in the night. The mural depicts a scribble …

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Galen Pehrson’s The Caged Pillows

Galen Pehrson’s The Caged Pillows

The Caged Pillows, an interactive animated film from Artist/Director Galen Pehrson that blends art, music and entertainment into an operatic and experimental narrative that takes you on a surreal journey through the isolation of technology, media consumption, and the commercialization of our hopes and dreams. Featuring voicing from Jena Malone, Rose McGowan, Gemma Ward and …

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One Thing After Another - An installation by Sam Jacob Studio opens at Sto Werkstatt

One Thing After Another – An installation by Sam Jacob Studio opens at Sto Werkstatt

Imagine a garden shed is sucked into a computer, digitized and then spat out bigger and materially transformed Sto Werkstatt’s new exhibition, One Thing After Another designed by Sam Jacob Studio, is making its debut as part of Clerkenwell Design Week 2016. Sto Werkstatt has invited Sam Jacob Studio to create a unique installation for …

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Frédéric Lagrange and the Kazakh Eagle Hunters

Frédéric Lagrange and the Kazakh Eagle Hunters

This past winter, Frédéric traveled to Western Mongolia for what turned into a stunning 24-page portfolio on the Kazakh eagle hunters in Avaunt Magazine‘s third issue. Frederic Lagrange launched his career in 2001 and has since worked with a wide range of international advertising, hospitality, and editorial clients, while perusing his insightfully humanist personal projects. …

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One day a blind man discovered a screw painting by Andrew Myers with his hands

One day a blind man discovered a screw painting by Andrew Myers with his hands

One day, a blind man discovered a screw painting by Andrew Myers with his hands. The blind man found as much enjoyment out of the tactile elements of the work as any sighted person ever has by just looking at them. Andrew considers this moment as one of the most inspiring of his career. This …

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