Tag Archive | Musee d’Orsay

Will the Fine Art Print Book Survive in the New Media?

Matisse: “Decorative Figure on an Ornamental Background 1925–26; oil on canvas; 1.3 x0.98 m / 4 ft 3 in x 3 ft 3½ in This canvas celebrates the ornamental elements of Arabic culture. Matisse here disrupts a tradition of the human form as the highest subject by elevating still-life, background and decorative arts to the […]

ARTWORKS FROM FRENCH MUSEUMS – VIA TWITTER!

  See French Art on Twitter – Fine Art in the New Media DianeDrubay|Buzzeum‏@DianeDrubay On October 14, 2015, Diane Drubay tweeted: “The French Minister of Culture @fleurpellerin launches http://www.images-art.fr  @GrandPalaisRmn #museum #imagesdart.” One might say, “So what, people tweet lots of stuff.” However, this shows how through a simple tweet, you can unlock high resolution images from French Art, […]

E-BOOKS: Are Fine Art Book Publishers Moving into the Digital Age?

New Post goes up every Wednesday at 8:30 pm ET By David Padwa We have written before about the Musée d’Orsay’s e-book: Great Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Paintings (above).Recall: This book is an outstanding example of what can be done in the enhanced e-book format, and an excellent example to print publishers by the Museum and Artepublishing […]

E-MUSEUMS: MUSEUM COOL IN SPAIN AT THE PRADO / E-MUSEOS: MUSEO EN ESPAÑA EN EL PRADO

New Post goes up every Wednesday, 8:30 pm, ET. This post is another our series exploring the use of the New Media by museums throughout the world to fulfill their mission to make art accessible to the public. The Prado Museum joins an impressive and growing number of museums who have seized the challenges of […]

E- MUSEUMS – IS FASHION ART?

IS FASHION ART? A list, such as, The Met, Alexander McQueen, the Louvre, Feragamo, The Met, Claude Monet,  Musée d’Orsay, L’impressionnisme et la Mode,  Yves Saint Laurent,  the V&A, David Bowie, surely constitutes an “A” List for Fashion As Art. Of course, there are dissenters, including Karl Lagerfeld. However, as Lagerfeld told the New York […]

E-MUSEUMS and ENHANCED E-BOOKS – MUSEE d’ORSAY WHOLLY DIGITAL BOOK FOR IMPRESSIONIST EXHIBITION

A new Post goes up every Wednesday at 8:30 PM ET. IMPRESSIONISTS BOOK EXCLUSIVLY IN E-BOOK FORMAT ArtDaily has reported that the Musée d’Orsay and Artepublishing have produced an Impressionist Exhibition book exclusively in digital format. As the publisher states, there is no museum in the world that has a better collection of Impressionist and […]

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: