Monday, June 28, 2010

CDSea by Bruce Munro

Photos by Mark Pickthal

You might remember Bruce Munro from his extrodinary dreamlike light installation at the Eden Project, Cornwall.
Above you can see his most recent project which is a sea of 600.000 CDs. Together with the UK press and BBC Wiltshire radio, he encouraged readers and listeners to send unwanted CDs from all over the world. For more;

"Field of Light" by Bruce Munro, 2008

Photos by Mark Pickthal

Saturday, June 12, 2010

"Giant-Army" by Benedi Jann

Short but sweet!

This is the first of a serie by Benedi Jann, cant wait for the rest!

"World Cup Faces"

South Africa v. Mexico
June 11, 2010
1-1 tie

Brooklyn, New York
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Disaster creativity!

Gulf Charity Poster by The Heads of State

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

"Sutra" by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Co-produced with Athens Festival, Festival de Barcelona Grec, Grand Théâtre de Luxembourg, La Monnaie Brussels, Festival d'Avignon, Fondazione Musica per Roma and Shaolin Cultural Communicatıons Company
Direction & Choreography Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
Visual Creation and Design Antony Gormley
Music Szymon Brzóska

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui presents a breath-taking choreography inspired and influenced by the skill, strength and spirituality of Buddhist Shaolin monks in China. He worked with Antony Gromley who is a Turner Prize-winning contemporary sculptor, created the set design which is only made out of 21 wooden human size boxes that enables an ever-changing play setting.

Louise Bourgeois 1911-2010

Louise Bourgeois, "Crouching Spider", 2003. Steel, 106 1/2 x 329 x 24 inches. Courtesy Cheim & Read, Hauser & Wirth, and Galerie Karsten Greve. Photo: Christopher Burke.

Louise Bourgeois was a leading French-American artist/sculptor of modern and contemporary art. She unfortunatelly passed away recently while working on her last exhibition.

Saturday, June 5, 2010

Project Thirty-Three

Above collection belongs to Project Thirty-Three . The website has an amazing, growing collection of vintage record jackets that have mostly abstract and simple designs.

Project Thirty-Three refers to some similar sites, one of which I loved was Groove is in Art that has a fun collection of surreal and pyscodellic covers like below...