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“Dreams of Dali” in 360

July 27, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Dali With the news of the exhumation of the body of Salvador Dali for DNA testing, perhaps it is a good time to look at Dali’s work, here especially Dalí’s 1935 canvas Archaeological Reminiscence of Millet’s ‘Angelus, portrayed through the video above, “Dreams of Dali,”  as […]

Raphael – The Drawings

July 19, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Raphael – The Drawings “The Ashmolean’s captivating summer show brings together 120 stunning works from international collections spanning the brief but brilliant career of this Renaissance genius. Aged only 37 when he died, Raphael’s fame in drawing had a transformative effect on European […]

Beckett Directs Godot

  “Clips from an October 1988 WGBH Boston presentation of Beckett Directs Beckett featuring a Paris performance of “Waiting for Godot” by members of the . The film was directed by Walter D. Asmus. The play was directed by Samuel Beckett.”(You Tube.) Beckett Directs Godot Catchy title. The story, and comments on Fine Art in […]

“A Clockwork Orange” and “The Shining”- Music Composed by Wendy Carlos

July 5, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Wendy Carlos’s Synth Scores- the Near-Unbearable  Tension’s in Kubrick’s Worlds Wendy Carlos’ theme music for Stanley Kubrick’s  A Clockwork Orange and The Shining “are indispensable in creating the dread and horror that carry through these cinematic masterpieces. As you can hear in the opening title […]

The Getty Saves 300+ Books

The headline above is intended to get the reader’s attention to the fact that an Art Museum, here, The Getty, has added over 300 Art Books to its Virtual Library, which are available , free, to Read Online  and to Download as a PDF. The Virtual Library “In 2014, Getty Publications launched its Virtual Library […]

The End of the One Dimension: The Paintings of David Bowie

June 21, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. The Paintings of David Bowie The paintings of David Bowie demonstrate the fallacy and futility of the trend of modern culture to depict a person as one dimensional – Musician, Pop Star, Music Icon, Actor, as if there were no other facets to […]

John Singer Sargent and Wonder Woman – a Brilliant Use of Fine Art in the New Media

June 14, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. JOHN SINGER SARGENT and WONDER WOMAN – FINE ART IN THE NEW MEDIA The use of color and tone of paintings by John Singer Sargent in the look and feel of the Wonder Woman film is a brilliant example of Fine Art in […]