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Fjordenhus (Fjord House), first building by Olafur Eliasson and his studio, opens in Vejle, Denmark.

June 20, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Fjordenhus “Fjordenhus (Fjord House), the first building designed entirely by artist Olafur Eliasson and the architectural team at Studio Olafur Eliasson, opened on 9 June in Vejle, Denmark. Commissioned by KIRK KAPITAL, the company’s new headquarters  …  incorporating remarkable site-specific artworks by Eliasson […]

Manet, Seurat, Cezanne, Van Gogh, Gauguin Return to Paris via the Courtauld Collection

June 13, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. “The Courtauld Collection. Perspectives on Impressionism.” Courtauld Collection’s rare 19th-century masterpieces will be returning to France with an exhibition at Fondation Louis Vuitton in February 2019. Fine Art in the New Media to 2019, Now While the exhibition will not take place until […]

How Movie Sound Effects Art Made: Foley Artists

In this age, many people think that movie sound effects are created by computer. They’re not! “Foley (named after sound–effects artist Jack Foley) is the reproduction of everyday sound effects that are added to film, video, and other media in post-production to enhance audio quality. These reproduced sounds can be anything from the swishing of […]

Through the Louvre Lens

May 23, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Louvre Lens While it may well be said that all art is viewed through the “lens” of the Louvre, this post is about the Louvre Museum in Lens in northern France.  Lens is a former coal mining town that has suffered d greatly […]

What’s So Good About a Video of an Art Exhibition? “Dreams of Frozen Music.”

May 16, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Videos of an Exhibition There are many videos of art exhibitions available on the internet. They range from the talking heads to a full walk-through of an exhibition. While we may take these videos for granted, here we want to focus on the […]

And You Thought You Could Never Like Opera.

May 9, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Mads Milkkelsen Opera? Opera is one of the Arts where, many, auto-reactively would say they “could never like Opera. Indeed it seems to be in vogue to proclaim an aversion to opera, no matter how many other art form one could proudly proclaim […]

Can You Separate the Artist from the Artwork? Andy Warhol.

May 2, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Can You Separate the Artist from the Artwork? Can You Separate the Artist from the Artwork is an intriguing question. Some try to see whether events in an artist’s life are reflected in his or her artwork: Michelangelo, Raphael, Rodin, Picasso, Georgia O’Keeffe, […]