Dumith Kulasekara: Visible Arts Observe, Research & Writting. We frequently hear properly-that means people moaning that there’s not sufficient being written about Philippine artwork. As a substitute of complaining, do something about it and ship us lo-res jpegs of your, or your pal’s, artworks so we are able to write about them. We know this is just a tiny blog however we do have readers which we recognize and hope will continue reading our posts. Email jpegs to philvisualarts (at) gmail (dot) com. Butterfly & Caterpillar – symbolized the life cycle, and rebirth. In 1909 Sergei Diaghilev took Paris by storm when he launched the primary season of his Ballets Russes touring ballet company. Along with the dancing of Nijinsky and Pavlova, its success was as a result of luxurious designs of its exotic units and costumes, overseen by Leon Bakst (1866-1924) and Alexander Benois (1870-1960). Digital Media —maybe the … Read more

In at the moment’s world, one would possibly feel that we live in a decadent pop age, the place the words “art” and “artist” have change into commonplace and meaningless. To completely respect his installations you really must experience them. You can view his work in particular person at an upcoming exhibit at the Oakland Museum of California from April 16, 2011 to August 14, 2011, entitled Prepare of Thought. Different prime up to date artists who have included Efficiency in their repertoire embrace: Yayoi Kusama (b.1929) the controversial Japanese artist noted for her happenings and phallic photos; Joan Jonas (b.1936), identified for her efficiency videos; Helio Oiticica (1937-80) the Brazilian experimental artist, founding father of Grupo Neoconcreto; Rebecca Horn (b.1944) known for her thought-frightening installations; and the body artists Marina Abramovich (b.1946); and Chris Burden (b.1946). Different performers embody: Laurie Anderson, Eric Bogosian, Chong Ping, Martha Clark, Ethyl Eichelberger, … Read more