Posts tagged art

hijaktaffairs:

annie lapin
thing that happens to memory, 2013
oil and mixed media on canvas, 32 x 25”

hijaktaffairs:

annie lapin

thing that happens to memory, 2013

oil and mixed media on canvas, 32 x 25”

12 Predictions Isaac Asimov Made About 2014 in 1964

"The lucky few who can be involved in creative work of any sort will be the true elite of mankind, for they alone will do more than serve a machine."

Tim Hawkinson - Mobius Ship (2011)

oliphillips:

Beyond Earth: A Poster Series 

by Stephen Di Donato

benolen:

Space: You Are Here poster series by Mike Gottschalk

utnereader:

The typical U.S. historical marker raises more questions than it answers, and many of the signs are rife with errors and bias. Artist Norm Magnusson’s I-75 Project uses the form for a different sort of provocation.

The blog Thick Culture quotes Magnusson on the signs’ sly, Zinn-meets-Banksy appeal:

‘Are they real?’ is a question viewers frequently ask, meaning ‘Are they state-sponsored?’ I love this confusion and hope to slip in a message while people are mulling it over. These markers are just the kind of public art I really enjoy: gently assertive and nonconfrontational, firmly thought-provoking and pretty to look at and just a little bit subversive.

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