The remaining artists find that their workspaces have been turned into a kid’s art classroom, complete with colorful art adorning the walls and mini artists in each of their stations. In the spirit of youthful imagination, artists are challenged to create a piece of art inspired by the original artwork of the child they are paired with. Actress, Executive Producer and member of the President’s Committee of the Arts and Humanities, Sarah Jessica Parker guest judges. Video Rating: 0 / 5
Website: darkinc1.com Twitter: twitter.com Facebook: www.facebook.com Tumblr: darkinc1.tumblr.com The Bauhaus school was founded by Walter Gropius in Weimar. In spite of its name, and the fact that its founder was an architect, the Bauhaus did not have an architecture department during the first years of its existence. Nonetheless it was founded with the idea of creating a ‘total’ work of art in which all arts, including architecture would. eventually be brought together. The Bauhaus style became one of the most influential currents in Modernist architecture and modern design. The Bauhaus had a profound influence upon subsequent developments in art, architecture, graphic design, interior design, industrial design, and typography. The school existed in three German cities (Weimar from 1919 to 1925, Dessau from 1925 to 1932 and Berlin from 1932 to 1933), under three different architect-directors: Walter Gropius from 1919 to 1928, Hannes Meyer from 1928 to 1930 and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe from 1930 until 1933, when the school was closed by its own leadership under pressure from the Nazi regime. The changes of venue and leadership resulted in a constant shifting of focus, technique, instructors, and politics. For instance: the pottery shop was discontinued when the school moved from Weimar to Dessau, even though it had been an important revenue source; when Mies van der Rohe took over the school in 1930, he transformed it into a private school, and would not allow any … Video Rating: 4 / 5
goo.gl Victor Angelo has exhibited at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington DC, Museum of International Contemporary Art in Brazil, Flash Art Museum in Italy, The Olympics, Musee D’Art Contemporain in France, Palace of the Forbidden City, Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Living Artists, Hunter Museum of American Art, Modern Art Museum, Fine Arts Museum in Japan, Kunsthalle, Centre de Congrès et d’Expositions in Switzerland, Kunsthaus in Austria, Vancouver Art Gallery of Canada, MCA Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art in Colorado, Sharjah Art Museum in the United Arab Emirates, University Art Museum in Texas, Museum of Visual Art, Sonoma, L’ Association Francaise D’ Action Artistique in France, Fortezza da Basso, Artisti Contemporanei Firenze Metropoli in Italy, France Alliance in New York, Athenaeum of La Jolla, Art Institute of San Diego, Watts Towers Art Center and Museum of Art in downtown LA, benefit shows at New York galleries of John McEnroe, Robert Miller, Sperone Westwater, Cheim & Read. Large-scale works commissioned with proceeds donated to charity for the City of Los Angeles and New York. Video Rating: 5 / 5
Bob Ross doesn’t have anything on The Cool School’s very own art teacher, William Thaxton Esq! Today he’s here to show you how to paint a portrait of George Washington. It’s really easy. Here’s a list of supplies so you can paint along at home: paint brushes, canvas, an easel, paints, gum,…
A free-spirited wave of creative energy swept through the San Francisco art community after World War II. Challenging accepted modes of painting, Abstract Expressionists produced highly experimental works that jolted the public out of its postwar complacency. Susan Landauer’s comprehensive examination of this dynamic movement provides the first clear picture of the artists and influences that came together in San Francisco’s invigorating world of Abstract Expressionism. Landauer argues that A
The DK Art School series provides all the fundamental techniques both adult and juvenile artists need. At the heart of each book are twelve projects that explore the methods of the great masters. Each specially commissioned painting is broken down in step-by-step color photos that show every stage of its creation. Lists of materials, subjects, and techniques complete each volume. 300 color photos.