Everything related to art, in a very broad sense of the term. This category will include works and reflexions about design, photography, literature, movies, music, dance, architecture, comic, illustration, installations, and so on.
☛ The New Yorker: “Fall Library”, cover illustration by Tom Gauld, October 20th, 2014. The same image on the artist’s blog. The New Yorker website provides this additional detail about how the illustration came to be: When Tom Gauld sent the first sketch for this week’s cover, “Fall Library,” we discussed a variant where the […]
• By Philippe Theophanidis on November 20, 2014 ― Published in Art, Communication, Illustration, Technology | Tagged: book, fall, library, Literature, New Yorker, New Yorker cover, reader, reading, Tom Gauld
☛ Paris Photo 2014: What We Leave Behind – Jean-Luc Godard Archives, “Study 7”, chromogenic color print by Stephan Crasneanscki. Images retrieved from L’Oeil de la Photographie. The manuscript text in the photo is Godard’s reworking of an excerpt –glued bellow– from Jean Anouilh’s Antigone. Here, I reproduce a longer version of the excerpt, as […]
☛ Corbis Images: “Boxer Ali Dodging a Punch From Frazier”, Madison Square Garden, New York, March 8, 1971. Stock Photo ID: U1697850. © Bettmann/CORBIS. Large format retrieved from Gym Class All Stars. The authorship of this photo –which is part of the Bettman Archive owned by Corbis– is not attributed. Here’s the original description, as […]
• By Philippe Theophanidis on October 13, 2014 ― Published in Art, Communication | Tagged: Ali, being, coexistence, community, Dasein, disposition, existence, Jean-Luc Nancy, movement, participation, position, self, sport, transitivity
☛ Columbus Museum of Art: “Morning Sun” by Edward Hopper, oil on canvas, 28 1/8 x 40 1/8″, 1952. Large format retrieved from NPR. NPR has an interesting piece about the “pensive lady in pink”: It’s one of the ultimate images of summer: a woman in a short, pink slip sits on a bed, her […]