Archive for May 2008

Mr. Paik Nam June, a video artist

“His work questions time and memory, the nature of music and art, even the essence of our sensory experiences. Most significantly, perhaps, that work questions our experience, our understanding, and our definitions of “television.” http://www.ekac.org/paik.interview.html Video-Fish (1975) a series of aquariums arranged in a horizontal line contain live fish swimming in front of an equal [...]

Plaid

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Abramovic / Ulay – Relational Work

http://cyclope.montevideo.nl/artist.php?id=3 From 1976 to 1988, Marina Abramovic (b. 1946, Belgrade, Yugoslavia) and Ulay (Frank Uwe Laysiepen, b. 1943, Solingen, Germany) collaborated on a large number of performances in which video played a variety of roles, reaching from being a documentary tool to its use as a ‘proper’ artistic medium. They are one of the best-known [...]

Art-Eggcident – Henk Hofstra again

Dutch artist Henk Hofstra (who’s Blue Road we featured in April of last year) is back with a new environmental art project called ‘Art Eggcident’ in Leeuwarden, a city in the north of the Netherlands

digital tooki

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Fishness

via retART

Cans – street art

  http://www.thecansfestival.com/