Tag Archive | google art

Do I Have to go to London? Photographer of the Stars – British Photographer David Farrell (1919- 2013)

50 Photographs in London How can you see 50 photographs at a gallery in London? In the day, the only way to see an exhibition, say, of 50 photographs by the celebrated British Photographer, David Farrell, was to go there. Thus, only a few number of people would have access to these works. This produced […]

AMAZON / AUTHORS, YOU, Part 2 – 2015

New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday January 7, 2015 WILL THIS BE THE YEAR OF THE (NEW) BOOK? In our post of November 12, 2014, AMAZON: BOOK, PUBLISHER, SELLER, YOU, we reported on the state of affairs between Amazon and book publishers, quoting an article appearing in the  December 2014 issue of Vanity Fair, “The War of the […]

E – ART: GOOGLE LAUNCHES STREET ART PROJECT

New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday at 8:30 pm ET The following is rebloged from artmarketblog.com GOOGLE LAUNCHES STREET ART PROJECT,  by Nicholas Forrest* – June 11, 2014 “Despite the predictions of certain art world identities that street art was nothing more than a fad, it hasn’t gone away. In fact the market for street […]

E – MUSEUMS vs. E-BOOKS – WHY IS ART “VIRTUALLY” ACCESSABLE BUT LITERATURE IS NOT?

THE RELEASE OF 125,000 PAINTINGS BY THE RIJKSMUSEUM AMSTERDAM Nederlandse versie volgt, met dank aan GoogleTranslate / Dutch version follows, courtesy of GoogleTranslate. The Rijksmuseum has recognized a clear distinction between the original works of art of which it is the present “custodian,” and the “Museum” itself. As reported in Art Daily: “One of the […]

E- MUSEUMS WINSLOW HOMER at the PORTLAND MUSEUM of ART

“Gloucester, Mackerel Fleet at Sunset” by Winslow Homer (1884). Oil on panel. Credit: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. New Post goes up each Wednesday, 8:30 pm ET The Portland Museum of Art  presents a rare occasion to see Winslow Homer’s work and the studio where he painted: “Weatherbeaten: Winslow Homer and Maine”  (September 22-December 30, 2012). […]

ENHANCED E- BOOK, E+, BIOGRAPHY – VAN GOGH & POLLOCK

Second in a Series of 3 on The Enhanced e-book, e+. New Post goes up each Wednesday at 8:30 pm ET.30 WHAT CAN BR DONE WITH AN E+ BIOGRAPHY? The possibilities are endless. How about  looking  at what we could do with these two different artists. VINCENT VAN GOGH We’ve chosen Van Gogh: The Life, the […]

E-MUSEUMS: THE VERSAILLES / GOOGLE PARTNERSHIP

GOOGLE ART CONTINUES TO ASTOUND In a unique partnership with Chateau Versailles, GoogleArt and Google Cultural Institute have produced one of the highest examples yet of Fine Art in the New Media. Just take a look at this: