Santanu Chatterjee

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World's Leading Physicist Says Quantum Computers Are "Tools of Destruction, Not Creation"

by Patrick Caughill August 9, 2017 Robots & Machines 72554<p>Weapon of Mass Disruption<p>Quantum Computers are heralded as the next step in the evolution …

Six Life-Like Robots That Prove The Future of Human Evolution is Synthetic

by Victor Tangermann August 9, 2017 Robots & Machines 38696<p>Humanoid robots have come eerily close to overcoming the uncanny valley. With the right …

Robotics

Julie Mehretu Takes AD Inside her New Studio

When her own Manhattan studio proved too small for a blockbuster commission, artist Julie Mehretu found room to create in the lofty nave of a deconsecrated Harlem church<p>It’s a sunny spring morning, and inside a deconsecrated Harlem church, ­artist Julie Mehretu’s assistants are ­riding hydraulic …

Blurred and Colorful Illustrated Portraits

The Brazilian illustrator and visual artist Thaio presents <i>Turvo</i>, a series of four colorful and blurry portraits embellished with geometric forms. In …

Visual Art

6 Ways Cities Can Prepare For The Future Of Work

From benefits that don’t come from your job to a basic income, cities need to be the laboratories to find solutions for a world where most tasks are automated.<p>Work isn’t what it used to be. Jobs are being automated out of existence. Fewer of us are tied to single, long-term employers. Up to 25% of …

Street artist Biancoshock installs tiny rooms in Milan’s manholes

Having a roof over your head is something many of us take for granted, yet millions of people all over the world are homeless, with nowhere to …

Sol LeWitt's Advice To Eva Hesse Is What Every Creative Person Needs To Hear

"Do more, more nonsensical, more crazy, more machines. Makes them abound with nonsense." -Sol LeWitt<p>In the summer of 1964, the German-American sculptor Eva Hesse began experiencing a solid case of creative block. She, like many artists before and after her, was in a slump. "One should be content …

BBC - Culture - The mystery of Van Gogh’s madness

On a summer’s day in 1890, Vincent van Gogh shot himself in a field outside Paris. What does the painting he worked on that morning tell us about his mental state?<p>On 27 July 1890, Vincent van Gogh walked into a wheat field behind the chateau in the French village of Auvers-sur-Oise, a few miles …

Ancient Egyptian Science Technology

The great temples and monuments of ancient Egypt continue to fascinate and amaze people in the modern day. The sheer size and scope of structures …

How to Write a Proposal Essay/Paper

<b>Collage Proposal</b><p><b>Introduction</b><p>In 1912, Pablo Picasso, an avid painter of nature and still life, tore part of a makeshift tablecloth and glued it to his …

Teaching

The Beautiful, Magical World of Rajput Art

Divine Pleasures: Painting from India’s Rajput Courts—The Kronos Collections<p>an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, June …

Hinduism

Ancient scratched stones: World's earliest maps or magic artifacts?

A set of broken stones covered with etchings of lines and squares, discovered at a 5,000-year-old sacred site in Denmark, may be some of humankind’s earliest maps, according to archaeologists.<p>The researchers think the inscribed stones are symbolic maps of local landscapes, and were perhaps used in …

The top 10 most powerful figures in contemporary art in 2016

The contemporary art magazine "ArtReview" has revealed its annual Power 100 list, a guide to the 100 most powerful figures in contemporary art. Here …

Art

Stung by Critics, St. Louis Museum Will Modify Controversial Exhibition

Exhibitions<p>Kelley Walker's images of police brutality are overlaid with images of smeared chocolate and toothpaste.<p>,<p>After coming under fire for …

Interrupted Images: Discombobulation In Painting Is Definitely A Thing

When an invitation for a show by Kai Samuels-Davis recently appeared in my inbox, I had an immediate reaction to his work: “This artist is definitely a <i>discombobulator</i>.”<p>Yes, an explanation is in order.<p>“Discombobulation” in painting is a trend that was first noticed and named by artist F. Scott Hess. …

Who’s Afraid of Conceptual Art? review – a daft idea is not art

Shards of sanity occasionally poked through the foaming sea of artistic madness in this exploration of 100 years of conceptualism<p>When it comes to the question “What is art?”, I stand firmly in the camp of Jack Donaghy, head of TV and microwave programming in 30 Rock. It is pictures of horses. If …

Disabled Horse Becomes Artist and Creates Abstract Paintings to Help Disabled Veterans

For more than two years, people have ponied up between $50 and $150 to buy affordable and original paintings by a majestic western artist that …

Willem de Kooning

Willem de Kooning: A Way of Living

Why I'm drawing every SINGLE item in my late granddad's shed

<i>Lee John Phillips has set out to draw every item in his late grandfather’s workshop – down to the smallest nut, bolt and nail</i><p>Have you ever tried to guess how many things are in a room? Take your kitchen – probably one of the busiest areas in your house. How many objects? There’s the obvious stuff, …

Van Gogh: Painter 'suffered psychosis' in final 18 months

<b>Experts in Amsterdam have concluded that troubled Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh suffered a form of repeated psychosis in his final 18 months.</b><p>However, they could not reach a definitive diagnosis on his underlying mental state.<p>They said the well-documented breakdown that resulted in him cutting off …

‘Grey Ochre’, Antoni Tapies, 1958 | Tate

Tàpies combined paint with dust, resin and other materials to create rough, densely worked surfaces, a technique that he called ‘matter’ painting. He …

Gallery

Antoni Tapies: A definite stir within the art world

Antoni Tàpies

Over the course of his career in painting, printmaking, and etching, Antoni Tàpies has created his own lexicon of symbols and marks to help …

TE DE TAPIES 2009 The documentary about Antoni Tapies

Antoni Tàpies pintando en su taller

Antoni Tàpies