Monthly Archives: September 2010

the medium of light

I always enjoy introducing students to the dynamic Japanese Gutai movement of wild performances and experimental social interventions.  The other day at the San Jose Museum of Art I was reminded of the sheer resonant beauty of Atsuko Tanaka’s Electric … Continue reading

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ShinyArt is feeling the “vibe”!

It looks like one more person has been sold on the idea of ShinyArt and its global mission to transform flat screens into dynamic works of art. Just check out the spectacular profile we received from Techvibes, an influential tech … Continue reading

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Dress (your room) for success!

Wanted to share these incredible interior images of ShinyArt screens, shot by P. Mish. Who wouldn’t want to live here? All artwork by Florent Cordier.

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White Nights in Toronto

In a time crunch at the moment, but I did want to flag this upcoming urban art event in Toronto called Nuit Blanche. – This is one night (Oct. 2nd, from 7pm to sunrise) when media artists stage a momentous … Continue reading

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Vid Art Down Under

Surfacing after a long, leisurely weekend is never easy. But with intriguing reading in front of me, I can slowly come to life again and focus on the week (short week!) before me…. Catching up on my Art Radar Asia … Continue reading

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ShinyArt announces online video art partners

We’re pleased to announce the initial roster of video artists whose work will be available for rent through ShinyArt (www.shinyart.com). ShinyArt brings video art to businesses and homes through an online rental service. What is video art? Video art is … Continue reading

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a match made in….San Jose?

That’s a match between art and technology, of course! The 01 Biennial is just around the corner and I have been perusing their site and flagging my favorite can’t-miss-it installations. The “Build Your Own World” concept is a refreshing theme … Continue reading

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