Category: Art

Frank Quitely – note the idea

This is about focusing and closing in.

Found an interesting channel on Youtube, called Art documentaries. The clip I started watching is with Frank Quitely. Something caught my attention on minute 3.09, which I came here to promptly document for the future reference. The thing is this: So, this is about focusing. (Another synchronicity occurring for me today, showing what I am about […]

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Meet Shigeru Ban, Winner of the 2014 Pritzker Architecture Prize

Shigeru Ban: Curtain Wall House, 1995, Tokyo, Japan . Contemporary living space

Considered the Nobel Prize of architecture, the annual Pritzker Architecture Prize is given by Chicago’s Hyatt Foundation. It honors a living architect (or architects) whose built work demonstrates a combination of talent, vision and commitment, someone who has produced consistent and significant contributions to humanity and the built environment through the art of architecture. The 2014 winner is […]

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Steampunk and Other Beasts

randie feil steampunk art

Steampunk. Have you ever heard?   Well, me, being an advanced culture-consumer, I’ve heard. I’ve read and loved Robert Rankin’s novels, many of which fall into that genre. But that was the extent of my familiarity with the Steampunk. What is it, I hear you ask. Many things apparently, all of which have something to […]

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“Advanced Style”

"Advanced Style" by Ari Seth Cohen

Wouldn’t you like to have this kind of presence?! Not for the limelight, not for the special occasion, but for the everyday’s “movie of your life”? This is the book published by a blogger Ari Seth Cohen, and below is the most inspirational trailer to his film, which I’d love to see! In his own […]

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