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Gustav Klimt – das Musical

Gustav Klimt – das Musical

Posted November 27th, 2013

Austria, Kitsch, Videos

No, really, the dvd might make a great christmas gift for the art lover who has everything! Kitsch as kitsch can. This was performed in 2009 at the Festspiele Gutenstein. Trailer Wait, there is more! Why, oh, why? -> Homepage for Gustav Klimt – das… Read More

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Earthscape Art – The City Exposed

Earthscape Art – The City Exposed

Posted November 27th, 2013

Contemporary Art, Land Art, USA, Videos

The San Francisco Chronicle has commissioned a piece of art here: “Andres Amador looked over a rock wall at tire tracks running through the canvas that the receding tide had left on the beach below the Cliff House. A pained look came across his face…. Read More

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Battleship Potemkin with the Pet Shop Boys Score

Battleship Potemkin with the Pet Shop Boys Score

Posted November 27th, 2013

Film, Mashups, Music, Russia, Videos

Battleship Potemkin is a 2005 album from the Pet Shop Boys, written to accompany the 1925 silent film The Battleship Potemkin by Sergei Eisenstein, performed by Tennant, Lowe and the Dresdner Sinfoniker who were conducted by Jonathan Stockhammer with orchestrations by Torsten Rasch. In April… Read More

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Film meets Art – How Francis Bacon inspired the Joker

Film meets Art – How Francis Bacon inspired the Joker

Posted November 26th, 2013

Art History, Film, Inspiration, Videos

The films below are from a series in which leading creatives share artworks from Tate Britain’s collection that have inspired them. Film meets Art – Mike Leigh inspired by JMW Turner Mike Leigh on transforming Turner’s life and work into cinema. Mike Leigh takes time… Read More

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From Paper to Screen – The Evolution of Typography

From Paper to Screen – The Evolution of Typography

Posted November 25th, 2013

Animation, Books, Design, Typography, Videos

Animation which shows typography evolution from paper to screen. The animation is divided in two parts. The first deals with the basic rules of typesetting. The second, is about the evolution of typography in cinema used mainly for Opening and Closing title. By Thibault de… Read More

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Bob Ross vs Pablo Picasso – Epic Rap Battles of History

Bob Ross vs Pablo Picasso – Epic Rap Battles of History

Posted November 20th, 2013

Music, Satire, Videos

Clash of the titans: Bob Ross disses Picasso for his denial to be influenced by African art and other fun moments from Season 3 of Epic Rap Battles of History. Download MP3 with Lyrics ► http://erb.fm/d0M Download on iTunes: http://bit.ly/1jfey5J More Epic Rap Battles of… Read More

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We are the Transparent Machines™

We are the Transparent Machines™

Posted November 19th, 2013

Internet, Videos

Our society is obsessed with the conflicting concepts of transparency and privacy. We are “outraged” by the actions of the NSA, yet continue to willfully upload more and more of our personal information to Facebook and Google. This film explores the contradictory nature of our… Read More

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“CASTELLO CAVALCANTI” by Wes Anderson

“CASTELLO CAVALCANTI” by Wes Anderson

Posted November 18th, 2013

Film, Videos

Before Wes Anderson’s new film “The Grand Budapest Hotel” comes out in 2014, he has given us us short film called “Castello Cavalcanti” made for Prada and starring Jason Schwartzman as a race-car driver in a small Italian town in 1955 which turns out to… Read More

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Shopping for Art with Sally Phillips

Shopping for Art with Sally Phillips

Posted November 18th, 2013

Art History, Art Market, Collectors, Videos

From Tutankhamun to the ancient Greeks, the church to the Medicis, there’s a long history of shopping for art. Comedian Sally Phillips explains the bulk-buys and the beheadings — then explores the international art fair circuit to find out what’s worth its weight in gold… Read More