Typography

BUCHSTABENMUSEUM BERLIN – Museum of Typography

BUCHSTABENMUSEUM BERLIN – Museum of Typography

Posted August 17th, 2010

Germany, Museums, Typography

+491774201587Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 13, first floorOpen Thurs.-Sat. 12.00-15.00, €2.50 Sugarhigh: “At the Buchstaben Museum, typography is more than a hobby, it’s a passion bordering on obsession. At this offbeat museum, which just recently threw open the doors of its spanking new Alexanderplatz residence, the variegated and lovingly… Read More

Videos

Drew: The Man Behind The Poster – Trailer

Drew: The Man Behind The Poster – Trailer

Posted August 17th, 2010

Documentaries, Film, Paintings, Popculture, Videos

“‘Drew: The Man Behind The Poster’ is a feature-length documentary film highlighting the career of poster artist Drew Struzan, who’s most popular works include the ‘Indiana Jones,’ ‘Back to the Future’ and ‘Star Wars’ movie posters. Telling the tale through exclusive interviews with George Lucas,… Read More

Public Art

Photographer Rankin takes over London billboards

Photographer Rankin takes over London billboards

Posted August 16th, 2010

England, Photography, Public Art

Thisislondon: “Every billboard, bus-stop and advertising space on Tottenham Court Road has been turned into part of the biggest art gallery in Britain. The London street gallery is part of a nationwide initiative by the Sky Arts television channel which commissioned a special series of… Read More

Videos

True Colors – Old technique, new style.

True Colors – Old technique, new style.

Posted August 16th, 2010

3D, Animation, Graffiti, Photography, Videos

“Turn the speakers on and watch the movie in HD Quality. Four months of exhausting hard work in an abandoned area, no sun, just artificial light. The final result, a stop motion movie with no digital effects at all, everything is handmade. About 5000 pictures… Read More

USA

Robert Mapplethorpe – Documentary

Robert Mapplethorpe – Documentary

Posted August 16th, 2010

Documentaries, Photography, Sexuality, USA

U B U W E B: “Runtime: 52 min.Director: Nigel Finch (BBC)Robert Mapplethorpe, Patti Smith, Kathy Acker, Lynn Davis, Robert Miller, Louise Bourgeois, Leo Castelli Profile of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, one of the most controversial of American photographers, which accompanied an exhibition of his work… Read More

Museums

Islamic Art Museum Reopens in Cairo After $10 Million Rehab

Islamic Art Museum Reopens in Cairo After $10 Million Rehab

Posted August 16th, 2010

Arab World, Egypt, Islam, Museums

ARTINFO.com: “Though it took a staggering eight years, the Cairo-based Museum of Islamic Art is finally set to reopen to the public after a $10 million restoration. Egyptian President Hosni Mubarek visited the museum — the world’s largest devoted to Islamic art — over the… Read More

Photography

Interact with Eniko

Interact with Eniko

Posted August 15th, 2010

Branding, Fashion, Interactive Art, Marketing, Photography

SubmarineChannel.com: “The first ever interactive fashion editorial to grace our wayward Zeitgeist, show-cases some of Fashionistan’s most promising soon-to-be darlings – as selected by stylist superbot Keegan Singh. Directed by New York-London migrant and wow-worthy photographer Barnaby Roper, the project is spearheaded by ShowStudio (but… Read More

Videos

TELEPHONEME by MK12

TELEPHONEME by MK12

Posted August 15th, 2010

Videos

TELEPHONEME | MK12 from MK12 Motionographer: “MK12 has just released another in-house project, a short film called TELEPHONEME. It brings the idea of “language working as a double-agent, carrying a hidden meaning with it for reasons yet-unknown” (there’s a PDF with more details in the… Read More

Videos

Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day

Posted August 15th, 2010

Film, Videos

Your Lucky Day from Dan “A megaball drawing sends a convenience store spiraling out of control.” – Hey, art kids, you want more short films? Here’s a short film for you! Go full-screen, it’s about 16 minutes!