Monthly Archives: February 2013

Free Enterprise: The Art of Citizen Space Exploration

Free Enterprise: The Art of Citizen Space Exploration Fast forward to 2013. ARTSblock is to present the first contemporary art exhibition in the U.S. to present an international array of artists and organizations who are exploring the potential democratization of … Continue reading

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The Moon Museum

  It will come as news to many, no doubt, that there is a Warhol on the moon. And a Rauschenberg and an Oldenburg — a whole “Moon Museum,” in fact, containing the work of six artists in all, in … Continue reading

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Subtractive Color Mixing

The RYB primary colors became the foundation of 18th century theories of color vision as the fundamental sensory qualities blended in the perception of all physical colors and equally in the physical mixture of pigments or dyes. These theories were … Continue reading

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Nicolaus Copernicus: De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium

  Happy 540th birthday to Renaissance mathematician and astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus! The publication of Copernicus’ book, On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres, is considered a major event in the history of science. Best known for his treatise “On the … Continue reading

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Leo Villareal: World’s Largest Light Sculpture

  Leo Villareal is an abstract modernist for a digital century. The Bay Lights, with its 1.8-mile-long span, will be Leo Villareal’s most ambitious project to date. The Bay Lights is a monumental tour de force seven times the scale of the … Continue reading

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SOFT CONTROL: Observing the act of observation

“SOFT CONTROL: Art, Science and the Technological Unconscious” an exhibition at Koroška Art Gallery in Slovenia demonstrate various patterns of the use of new technologies in the current artistic process, and also present works of art that subject the role of … Continue reading

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Cog: The Way Things Go

On Sunday the 6th of April 2003, during a commercial break from the Brazilian Grand Prix, Honda unveiled the advert ‘Cog’, a two minute long video depicting the inner parts of a Honda Accord working together in a chain reaction. Cog was a British television and … Continue reading

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