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“The Little House” in Gloucester

  Little House installation view. The Little House “Once upon a time there was a little house.” – Virginia Lee Burton The Story “The story centers on a house built at the top of a small hill, far out in the country in 1900 America. Her builder decrees that she “may never be sold for […]

Portrait by AI program sells for $432,000. Sacred and Profane- A Tale of Two Pictures. Update: Beware the Hype.

Updated October 31, 2018.  First published August 22, 2018. Portrait of Edmond de Belamy (Detail) Fine Art in the New Media This blog reports on the subject of Fine Art in the New Media. The portrait above, “Portrait of Edmond de Belamy,” was created by an artificial intellegence program has been sold at auction for […]

How Marcel Marceau Used His Mime Skills to Save Children’s Lives During the Holocaust

Marceau helped a group of children escape Nazi-occupied France by using his skills of mimicry to safely lead them into Switzerland. YouTube.

“He later said that he used his pantomime skills to keep the children silent during the most dangerous moments,” writes David B. Green for Haaretz.

A Portrait Created Solely by AI Will be Offered by Christie’s. Sacred and Profane- A Tale of Two Pictures.

August 22, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Portrait of Edmond de Belamy (Detail) Fine Art in the New Media This blog reports on the subject of Fine Art in the New Media. The portrait above “Portrait of Edmond de Belamy” was created by AI, praised, and will be offered by […]

Book Publishing and the New Media -This Is Not An E-book – The Getty’s “Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography”

August 8, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Book Publishing and the New Media – This is not an E-book E-book sales have been in a steady decline because of high prices and lack of added value. Consumers have now come to realize that the e-book is merely a static copy […]

Art Museums for the Blind

You Are in an Art Museum and You Are Blind Imagine that you are blind. How can you visit a museum to see the art? This blog writes about  the tools of the New Media are used to make art accessible to everyone, everywhere. When we consider the accessibility of art , we often do […]

New Gauguin Movie – “Voyage de Tahiti”

July 11, 2018 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. The trailer for the new Paul Gauguin movie – “Voyage de Tahiti” depicts Gaugin’s 10 years in Tahiti. In addition to his art (complete works), it is intriguing to see how an actor chooses to portray Gauguin. Here, and here Vincent Cassel talks […]

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 […]