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Phenomena

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The Dutch gallery Kap Pur will host an exhibition with works from Jarik Jongman. Impressive oil paintings are made upon- and inspired by new and found photographs from lost and abandoned places, empty motel rooms with mysterious lights, all in a beautiful dark color… [ Continue reading ]

THE CONSPIRATORS

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This is a call to anyone that did not get a chance to visit ‘The Conspirators’, an exhibition by Gallery Gabriel Rolt of recent paintings by British artist Dawn Mellor. The works are all based on film stills and show portraits of actresses like… [ Continue reading ]

The Poor Man’s Gold

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Started today, the Zuiderzee Museum is presenting two new projects at the Salone del Mobile in Milan by Kiki van Eijk and Joost van Bleiswijk. Shown above ‘The Poor Man’s Gold’ by Joost van Bleiswijk, was inspired on the voyages… [ Continue reading ]

Massacre of the Innocents

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New York based artist Eric White just finished a 16 food wide reinterpretation of Bruegel’s Massacre of the Innocents. On view since yesterday at Jonathan LeVine Gallery, NY, together with work by Nicola Verlato and Fulvio Di Piazza. Above:… [ Continue reading ]

Arising from the Ashes

If you're in Amsterdam be sure you'll visit Galerie Alex Daniels/Reflex between april 10 and june 15 were Andrew Moore will show 15 of his large scale photographs of abandoned places and collapsing infrastructure.

“Colour is the first thing that imbeds itself in the viewer. It sets the emotional key to the picture. It creates a unifying overall mood – and I establish that right through the beginning.” — Andrew Moore [ Continue reading ]

Anna Atkins

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Last week Bas shared this fantastic work with me and just wanted to share it with the rest of the world. Anna Atkins (16 March 1799 – 9 June 1871), the English botanist and photographer, is considered the first person to publish… [ Continue reading ]

Ikebana Medulla

‘IkebanaMedulla’ by Benjamin Graindorge is the result of shi six-months residence at the villa Kujoyama where he transformed his line sketches into a real vase.

"When I began designing the IkebanaMedulla vases two things were foremost in my mind. The first was practical – design a vase that would be inhabited even when there were no flowers in it. The second was to think out a project whose form would bring together complete calm with a wild – almost animal – tension. I’m exploring the idea of natural savagery, and the IkebanaMedulla vases are my first attempt at a resolution." — Benjamin Graindorge [ Continue reading ]

Love love

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Not new, but definitely note worthy: Three years ago the French artist Julien Berthier create this piece of art. An abandoned 6.5 metre yacht cut in half to create a permanent wrecked ship to ‘sail’ the world. ‘The image, and metaphor of the sinking… [ Continue reading ]

Soothing Syrup

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My favorite artist Adam Stennett made a new painting for the exhibition curated by Marc Straus which opened yesterday at Ana Cristea, 521 W 26th Street, NYC. Above his new work Soothing Syrup with two Poppies… Other artists in the exhibition are… [ Continue reading ]

The Housemates

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Designboom shared this beautiful project by london based designer Tithi Kutchamuch and frequent collaborator Nutre Arayavanish. ‘The Housemates’ is a collection of 6 unrare hidden lives in our house, caterpillar, ant, spider, fly, fruit fly, cockroach, inspired by collectors of rare insects… [ Continue reading ]

Inspiration

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Jill Singer and Monica Khemsurov, former editors at the design magazine I.D. started the online publication Sight Unseen focusing on people and creativity. They’ve already shared some very interesting views behind-the-scenes at design studios and factories as well as some nice book reviews… [ Continue reading ]

Peter Schuyff

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After a long time living and working in the US Peter Schuyff moved back to the Netherlands and is now exhibiting his work at Gallery Gabriel Rolt. Passing by quite often I was attacked by these hand carved baseball bats. These two… [ Continue reading ]

Carnal

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Lovely new work (video and paper) by my favorite artist Adam Stennet at Schuebbe Projects in Düsseldorf. [ Continue reading ]

Afterfuture

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Now showing in Berlin at Jiri Svestka, ‘Relics of the Afterfuture’ by Ioana Nemes. Beautiful works decorated with traditional motives with traditional techniques from historical objects from different parts of Romania, brought back in a new light and in a new story… ‘What we have is no longer… [ Continue reading ]

Fall

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Ed Ruscha’s visual interpretation of autumn. “Fall All Leaves All Fall” (2009). Courtesy Ed Ruscha and Gagosian Gallery. Via NYT… [ Continue reading ]

Jaakko Pallasvuo

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Jaakko Pallasvuo is studying at the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts and makes some really nice work. [ Continue reading ]

Sentimentale

Here’s a new project by our favorite photographer Pablo Delfos: Sentimentale. A performance by Ivan Hennetin with Opus 51 by Tchaikovslky played by Janine Jansen. It resulted in this beautiful short movie and a fantastic series of pictures. [ Continue reading ]

New Talent

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Last week we met talented creatives and reviewed their portfolio’s at the Blend New Talent Night. We were very excited to meet such passionate and talented people and so we left Pakhuis de Zwijger with a fresh dose of inspiration. Our favorite was definitely last years graduate from… [ Continue reading ]

Axis of Power

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Axis of Power is an installation by David Spriggs, exhibited at the Sharjah Biennial 9, United Arab Emirates 2009. ‘In a gesture to freeze time, David Spriggs jams the film projector to create a new type of machine that transfers the principles of cinema into the axioms of… [ Continue reading ]

Et In Arcadia Ego

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I wanted to post this quite some time ago but lost the story between all the others on my desktop. If you’re in Geneva these days this is a must see. The solo show by Robert Longo at Galerie Saks (until november the 7th). The work… [ Continue reading ]

Hotdog rocker

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I very much love this rocking hot dog by Jaime Hayon and Nienke Klunder who are now showing their collaborative work at Spring Projects in London (until october 22nd). The beautiful mix of materials like fiberglass, aluminium, leather, maple wood and chromed metal made… [ Continue reading ]

Stunts

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Christian Nyampeta, an artist and researcher born in Rwanda, naturalized in the Netherlands and currently based in London, emailed me to share his work and stories with Anothersomething. This very inspiring artist creates installations interwoven with performances, living and working spaces with room for exercise, play and eccentricity. [ Continue reading ]