July 31, 2009

friday photo: ken mccown



portland reflected cubes
© ken mccown some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-ND)

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more friday photos






July 30, 2009

troy paiva: lost america

these photographs were all taken at night, in low/no-light conditions, with exposures from a few seconds to 60 minutes. lighting is primarily full moon with hand held, low impact (flashlight) highlights.


60 minutes over pearsonville (caravanserai 60) 2008





waiting for westergard 2009





sodium clouds 2007





lenticular 2007





peeling porte cochere 2007




giant joshua 2006





six red lights 2007





race control 2008

many thanks to troy paiva for permission to post these photographs.

all images © troy paiva - no unauthorized reproduction
via lost america - night photography of the abandoned west
lost america photostream (flickr)







July 28, 2009

merce cunningham: 1919 - 2009



via danceheritage.org













via bandofthebes blog


new york times video: the legacy of merce cunningham [recommended]







July 27, 2009

ellen mcdermott: alternative portraits


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all photographs © ellen mcdermott all rights reserved
ellen mcdermott at keynoter blog
more ellen mcdermott at minimal exposition
found at artmoco blog






July 26, 2009

meditation: lisa m. robinson



wish





trace





oblivion

all content © 2007 lisa m. robinson

more meditation
more minimal photography






July 25, 2009

hugo arcier: e99500

e99500 is the hexidecimal code for orange...
e99500 from hugo arcier on vimeo

more hugo arcier at minimal exposition
more posts with video








shirin neshat: cultural identity



from passage series



guardians of revolution 1994
from women of allah series



allegiance with wakefulness 1994
from women of allah series



rebellious silence 1994
from women of allah series




from passage series


more about shirin neshat here and here
images via gladstone gallery






July 24, 2009

friday photo: tanakawho



abstract (water ring)
© tanakawho some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC)

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more abstract photography







j neuberger: school's out...for summer



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all photos © j neuberger some rights reserved (CC-BY)
more...j neuberger: illuminated by shadow







July 23, 2009

pamela michelle johnson: handi snacks



handi snacks / 68 x 56 / 2008




circus animals / 52 x 52 / 2008




hostess cupcakes / 64 x 64 / 2007




sugar cookies / 52 x 52 / 2008




girl scout cookies / 68 x 54 / 2008




donuts I / 60 x 50 / 2006




burgers II / 68 x 54 / 2007

artist statement [recommended]
all content © pamela michelle johnson
found at artmoco

more trompe l'oeil painting
more modern painting










July 22, 2009

dan flavin: constructed light

in 2008 the pulitzer foundation for the arts in st. louis mounted a two-phase exhibition of dan flavin's flourescent work. occupying every level of the tadao ando designed building including the exterior, the work was installed to 'accommodate the spaces in ways that both complemented and challenged the architecture without compromising the integrity of flavin's art'.



untitled (in memory of barbara schiller), 1973




five untitled works, 1964 - 1974




untitled (in honor of harold joachim) 3, 1977




untitled (for robert, with fond regards) 2, 1977




exterior, pulitzer foundation for the arts




untitled (to stephen with gratitude aplenty), 1974-89
also shown: detail of ellsworth kelly blue black, 2000




untitled, 1971




untitled (to barbara lipper), 1973



exterior view of untitled, 1971
also shown: detail of scott burton, rock settee, 1988-89



two untitled works, 1976

all content © the pulitzer foundation for the arts
visit the foundation's interactive dan flavin exhibition [recommended]

more minimal art
more light sculpture
more dan flavin






July 21, 2009

otkuda: new urban realism



depth
© otkuda some rights reserved (BY-NC-SA)




sleep (1)
© otkuda all rights reserved




lift
© otkuda all rights reserved




civilisation
© otkuda some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-SA)




levels of decay
© otkuda all rights reserved




composition
© otkuda some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-SA)




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© otkuda some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-SA)




concrete landscape
© otkuda some rights reserved (BY-NC-SA)




layers
© otkuda all rights reserved




bounce
© otkuda some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-SA)




rebuild
© otkuda all rights reserved

otkuda lives and works in the netherlands
see more of his work here
more otkuda at minimal exposition