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Three Dramatic Black and White Processing Techniques

Blake Rudis has been producing Black and White images for as long as he can remember. Actually, like many photographers, he started out shooting only …

The Jean-Michel Basquiat I knew…

The graffiti artist turned painter became the star of the 1980s New York art scene. Since his death aged 27, his reputation has soared. On the eve of a major UK show, we speak to those who knew him best<p>It’s always tempting to mythologise the dead, especially those who die young and beautiful. And …

The magical world of Parisian mysticism – in pictures

Forget The Da Vinci Code. Why look for secret symbols in Leonardo’s paintings if they can be found in modern art? The Guggenheim show Mystical Symbolism reveals the curious world of French Symbolism that art critic Joséphin Péladan revealed in his salon exhibitions of the 1890s

Fishing community in Koh Kong, CambodiaContributed by Noémie...

Fishing community in <b>Koh Kong, Cambodia</b>Contributed by Noémie Biscuit

The best tiny houses of 2016

Greenmoxie<p>Canadian green living proponent Greenmoxie made a great first impression with its debut eponymous tiny house. Based on a triple-axle …

Robert Rauschenberg review – the combine master, uncut

This thrilling retrospective gives us Rauschenberg whole, from his collages to his ballets to his own wild performances<p>Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) is America’s Leonardo – ceaselessly inventive, a mind in perpetual revolution. That is the revelation of this exhilarating show. If all you knew of …

video: the building of olafur eliasson's waterfall at versailles

<b>olafur eliasson has released a new video documenting the construction of his ‘waterfall’ — a dramatic vertical flow of water that cascades into the</b> …

Architecture

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Explosive Scrap Timber Assemblages by Louise McRae | Colossal

<p>New Zealand-based artist Louise McRae works with pieces of discarded wood that are hand-split into small fragments and then carefully reassembled …

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Marie J. Engelsvold: Being me. Ceramic, foam. @ Galerie Pi @galeriepi @mariejengelsvold #galeriepi #mariejengelsvold #nydanskkunst

MFAs Are Expensive—Here Are 8 Art School Alternatives

Black Mountain, North Carolina<p>Founded on the site of the famous Black Mountain College and building on that institution’s interdisciplinary legacy, …

Deciphering the Genius of Cy Twombly at Major Centre Pompidou Show

Reviews<p>It's hard to believe he was initially rejected by his contemporaries.<p>,<p>The major exhibition “Cy Twombly” opened this week at Centre Pompidou …

Your Alternative Guide to Gallery Hopping in Toronto

As the metropolitan hub of the Great White North, Toronto has often been referred to as Canada's New York but "without the culture". While it's true …

9 business cards for graphic designers you’ll want to keep

Much of the work of graphic designers today exists only in pixel form. But that doesn’t mean the appeal of print design has gone away; quite the …

Graphic Design

Artist Jordi Colomer to Represent Spain at the 2017 Venice Biennale

People<p>The artist was chosen with curator Manuel Segade.<p>& ,<p>Artist Jordi Colomer and curator Manuel Segade have been chosen to represent Spain at the …

Architecture From Oaxaca in the Venice Biennale

As a way to obtain a sample of participatory architecture from all over Mexico, last October, the Mexican Fine Arts Institute (INBA) published an …

Chile Will Focus on Indigenous Community at 2017 Venice Biennale

Art World<p>Bernardo Oyarzún will create a work on the Mapuche people.<p>,<p>Artist Bernardo Oyarzún and curator Ticio Escobar have been selected to represent …

The Nordic Pavilion Will Take On Urbanity at the 2017 Venice Biennale

Art World<p>Six artists will represent Sweden, Finland, and Norway.<p>,<p>The Nordic Pavilion has announced details for the exhibition to take place at the …

Apartment in Mies-designed Chicago tower gets an overhaul by Vladimir Radutny

Providing unobstructed views of Lake Michigan was a guiding factor in the renovation of this condominium unit by Vladimir Radutny Architects inside a …

This New York City museum is opening an exhibit dedicated to 'Om'

"Ohhhmmmmm."<p>The Sanskrit syllable recited by Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs and followers of Jainism around the world will be at the center of an immersive …

Farmhouse Burkeldijk - Dwell

This beautiful property located in West Flanders, Belgium has an impressively rich history. Built in 1839, the buildings were used as a fort, watch point and jail house, while some brick and concrete bunkers on the property date back to WWI. The clients hired the Govaert & Vanhoutte studio to …

Architecture

Pinocchio gets his own fantastical museum in Seoul

The latest from Korean provocateur Moon Hoon<p>South Korean architect and provocateur Moon Hoon is at it again, this time designing a museum dedicated to all things Pinocchio, the wooden puppet who dreams of becoming a real boy.<p>Located in northeastern Seoul, Pino Familia comprises three curvilinear …

Brazil

A giant zeppelin-shaped gathering space lands on the roof of the Dox Center for Contemporary Art in Prague

An unusual addition just touched down at Prague's Dox Center for Contemporary Art - a giant wooden zeppelin is now permanently parked on the roof of …

Prague

Animation Film Pays Tribute To The Quiet Splendor Of The Eames House

A house is not a home until it is animated.<p>The Eames House is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places for its importance to modern architecture and living. Experts the world over—Ice Cube included—have fawned over its live-work appeal for decades. And now, designer couple Charles and Ray …

Animation

Óptica Queirós / Tsou Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The refurbishment proposal of Óptica Queirós goes through the redefinition of the functional zoning and …

A Rainbow Carpet Made of Sawdust Brings New Meaning to Pop Art

A sprawling carpet installation in Guatemala City takes a contemporary look at a Central American tradition.<p>The art partnership of Craig & Karl has routinely constructed expansive and impressive public artworks that roll out across metropolitan cities, from a candy-created street design in Chengdu, …

Guatemala

Frank Gehry and Maya Lin among recipients of Obama’s Presidential Medal of Freedom

Other honorees include Bruce Springsteen and Bill and Melinda Gates<p>Architect Frank Gehry and artist and designer Maya Lin are among the 21 recipients President Obama has named for Presidential Medal of Freedom, the White House announced today. The country’s highest civilian award, it recognizes …