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Exploring the Invisible

Art, Science and the Spiritual Exploring the InvisibleArt, Science and the SpiritualBy Lynn GamwellPrinceton University Press, 2002ISBN: 0 691 08972 8 This book looks at the impact of science on modern art. It focuses on how the way that science has opened up previously invisible worlds has inspired artists since the mid-nineteenth century. This 345-page […]

Wolfgang Tillmans

Artist profile book of this interesting, contemporary artist who works in photography and video. Wolfgang TillmansBy Jan Verwoert, Peter Halley and Midori MatsuiPhaidon Press, 2002ISBN: 0 7148 4192 7 Wolfgang Tillmans is an artist who works in photographic and video forms. Much of his work is quite confrontational. This book includes an interview with Tillman, […]

Art Models, Life Nudes for Drawing Painting and Sculpting

A great book of photographs of nudes for use as inspiration for drawing, painting and sculpting/ Art ModelsLife Nudes for Drawing Painting and SculptingBy Maureen and Douglas JohnsonLive Model Books, 2006Various ISBNs This book is, simply, a book of nude pictures. Various male and female models are shown in a wide variety of poses, each […]

ART MATERIALS INFORMATION AND EDUCATION NETWORK (AMIEN)

This major and important new initiative has been long in coming but sorely needed. It provides impartial and independent advice to artists of all levels. There is a current need to provide artists with a resource organization that can provide accessible, accurate, and current information about available artist’s materials, their composition, appropriate uses, aging properties […]

Satoshi Matsuyama Given a Guru Award by NAPP

At Photoshop World Conference and Expo, NAPP gave one of our Outstanding Art/Photo Site Award winners a Guru Award. Digital photographer and artist, Satoshi “Satobo” Matsuyama has been given a Guru Award in the Artistic category by the National Association of Photoshop Professionals at their Photoshop World conference and expo. The other award winners were: […]

ArtZone Makes Worldwide Debut

Created for Artists of all Disciplines, Pioneering Online Niche Community Delivers Unique Opportunities for Discovery, Interaction and Exposure Press Release ArtZone, a unique and focused online destination that brings community to art, is now available and free to artists worldwide at www.ArtZone.com.  Backed by DAZ Productions Inc., a leading developer of professional quality 3D models […]

Art and Photography

Phaidon Themes and Movements book covering the role of photography in the visual arts. Art and PhotographyEdited by David CampanyPhaidon Themes and Movements Series, 2003ISBN 0 7148 4286 9 Phaidon’s Themes and Movements series is one of the really great series of art books in the publishing world. They combine great editorial insights, great art […]

Conceptual Art

Phaidon Themes and Movements book covering this often difficult area of conceptual art Conceptual ArtEdited by Peter OsbornePhaidon Themes and Movements Series, 2002ISBN 0 7148 3930 2 Yet another in Phaidon’s Themes and Movements series, this one looks at the redefinition of art to be focused on ideas. As in all the books in the […]

Minimalism

Phaidon’s Themes and Movements series is one of the really great series of art books in the publishing world. This book continues that and does a great job of covering the minimal art movement. MinimalismEdited by James MeyerPhaidon Themes and Movements Series, 2000ISBN 0 7148 3460 2 Phaidon’s Themes and Movements series is one of […]

That Divine Order

Music and the Visual Arts from Antiquity to the Eighteenth Century That Divine OrderMusic and the Visual Arts from Antiquity to the Eighteenth CenturyBy Peter VergoPhaidon Press, 2005ISBN 0 7148 4351 2 The links between the visual and music arts has always been a strong one. This can be at the inspirational level, the structural […]

The Painterâ

A great book relevant to all traditional media artists and to digital artists who add traditional media to their digital works. The Painter’s Handbook, 2nd EditionRevised and ExpandedBy Mark David GottsegenWatson-Guptill Publications, 2006ISBN 0-8230-3496-8 Written by a professor of art at the University of North Carolina and closely involved with the international standards committee that […]

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Currently on show at Port Art Gallery till December 4 Press Release Currently on show at Port Art Gallery till December 4 Port Art Gallery 384 Bay Street Port Melbourne Wednesday to Sunday 11am to 5pm Melbourne photographic artist Alison Stieven-Taylor’s latestcollection, “Barcelona Hues”, features the striking imagery of AntoniGaudi’s architectural works in Barcelona. Inspired […]

Los Angeles Center for Digital Art Call for Exhibition

Call For Digital Art And Photography Press Release Call For Digital Art And Photography Los Angeles Center for Digital Art 107 West Fifth Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 Director: Rex Bruce Contact: [email protected] (do not reply to this email) http://www.lacda.com LACDA announces our juried competion for digital art and photography.Entrants submit three JPEG files of […]

RMIT Student Exhibition, Melbourne Australia

‘MIDDLE CHILD’ by RMIT 2nd year Communication Design students Fresh Gallery Art Space is proud to present   ‘MIDDLE CHILD’ by RMIT 2nd year Communication Design students     Opening Night: 6pm – 8.30pm Wednesday 2ND NOVEMBER 2005   This year RMIT 2nd year Communication Design students are holding this Exhibition called Middle Child, with […]

Going DIGITAL

The Practice and Vision of Digital Artists Going DIGITALThe Practice and Vision of Digital ArtistsBy Joseph Nalvern and JD JarvisPublished by Thomson Course Technology, 2005ISBN 1-59200-918-2 This is a book that I have actually been loath to review, both becauseI know the authors and many of the artists involved and because of themisunderstandings that this […]

Digital Art Studio

Techniques for Combining Inkjet Printing with Traditional Art Materials Digital Art Studio Techniques for Combining Inkjet Printing with Traditional Art Materials By Karin Schminke, Dorothy Simpson Krause and Bonny Pierce Lhotka Published by Watson-Guptill Publications, 2004 ISBN 0-8230-1342-1 Digital Art Studio is a book about extending digital printing, mainly inkjet, by working with unusual media, […]

DigArts Creates A Rumble In The Jungle

Jungle DVD offers high speed imaging tools for art pros using Corel Painter or Paint Shop Pro. Press Release DigArts Software announces the release of their newest collection ofhigh-speed paints for art professionals using Corel Painter or PaintShop Pro. “Jungle DVD is a massive upgrade to our Jungle series,” said DennisBerkla, president of DigArts Software.  […]

Art Today

This fascinating book looks at art since 1960 up to the present. Art TodayBy Edward Lucie-SmithPhaidon PressISBN: 0714838888 Thisfascinating book looks at art since 1960 up to the present. Very wellwritten as well asbeautifully illustrated, the book has a good,in-depth look at art in the post-modernist era.Through eighteenchapters we are offered insight into the processes […]

New UK Digital Arts Venue

JAWICK MARTELLO TOWER, IS OPENING ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH 2005. Press Release JaywickMartello Tower is the latest Digital Arts venue to open in the UK andone of the most unusual. The Napoleonic Tower will feature a galleryspace where the photographer John Kippin has produced a site-specificart installation and a first floor multi-media space for exhibitions,events […]

Singapore – first in Asia to stage hype digital art gallery

Unique opportunity for emerging artists to submit and exhibit artwork at showcase Press Release Singapore will be the first country in Asia to stage the highlysuccessful HYPE gallery, which was first showcased in London and Parisin 2004.  HYPE is dedicated to displaying digital art from artstudents and emerging artists from Singapore and the region.   […]

SITUATIONAL TOUR, 51st VENICE BIENNALE

The US Department of Art & Technology is at it again. Press Release US Department of Art & Technology Washington, DC Office of the Press Secretary, [email protected] For Immediate Release: June 10, 2005   SITUATIONAL TOUR, 51st VENICE BIENNALE JUNE 10 – 19, 2005 http://www.usdat.us/secretary VENICE – The US Department of Art & Technology announces theSITUATIONAL […]

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Chris Barnaby does abstract digital art with a definite spiritual aspect. Chris Barnaby first came to my attention through the InternationalDigital Art Awards. Since then we have been communicating anddiscovered a lot in common. Chris is one of those really nice guys thatyou sometimes luckily come across. Very serious about his art, he is adeep […]

Profile – Joel Seah – â

Joel Seah is a printmaker who is making full use of the potentials offered by the digital domain. Growing up in a Chinese family in Singapore, where emphasis was placedon occidental thought, Joel’s work has evolved as: “the ideal processthrough which he can interrogate the dichotomies of Eastern and Westernthat have shaped my outlook, both […]