Tag: contemporary art

Zanele Muholi: Mobile Studios | Art21 “Extended Play”

Zanele Muholi: Mobile Studios | Art21 “Extended Play”

[Zanele Muholi: Mobile Studios] [Daveyton, South Africa] [MUHOLI SPEAKING IN ZULU] Show me your eyes only. Breathe in and out. Everything is good now. You can do this. No, the fur coat is fine! I’m trying to form these mobile studios where you don’t need to be fixated in one space. We live here, pay

Brice Marden: What painting is all about

Brice Marden: What painting is all about

I worked for Rauschenberg I always thought I was really lucky because, like, Rauschenberg was never an influence on my work or thinking, really, until I started working for him because there you have to be because you’re involved with the work So your job is basically to make it so that he can do

Stephen Shore: Taking photographs that “feel like seeing”

Stephen Shore: Taking photographs that “feel like seeing”

Throughout the history of photography we see photographers moving the bar regarding where they’re finding charged material, what material they find of interest and 50 years ago it wouldn’t have been found in a grilled cheese sandwich I started photographing food as part of the series American Surfaces where I was also photographing every person

Alex Da Corte: 57 Varieties | Art21 “Extended Play”

Alex Da Corte: 57 Varieties | Art21 “Extended Play”

[ALEX DA CORTE] This house is a portrait of the land I live in. I thought, “How do I know my life?” “How do I know my politics, how do I know my religion,” “how do I know my love?” I probably learned it from my family. But, mostly I probably learned it from TV.

Wood-block Printing Ayomi Yoshida Artwork

Wood-block Printing Ayomi Yoshida Artwork

Room and Board Tokyo, Japan Fourth-generation Japanese artist Ayomi Yoshida marries classic techniques with organic forms to create inventive works of art. Her art has been displayed at museums internationally, from the Art Institue of Chicago to the Mitaka City Gallery of Art in Tokyo. Each woodblock takes a week to ten days to carve,

My Top 40 Art Reflections

My Top 40 Art Reflections

Alright, so, I do my best to pass along the art and ideas of many different people on this channel. But today I’m going to speak from my own experience and share forty reflections about art that feel something like the truth to me… Or at least truth-adjacent… For now… Because everything is contingent. 40)