November 30, 2009

jeanne claude: 1935 - 2009



christo, jeanne-claude, michael bloomberg at the opening of 'the gates' 2005
© suzanne dechillo/the new york times




wrapped coast, little bay australia 1968-69
photo: © 1969 christo




valley curtain, rifle colorado 1970-72
photo: © 1972 christo





valley curtain, rifle colorado 1970-72
photo: © 1972 christo




running fence, sonoma & marin counties, california 1972-76
photo: jeanne-claude © 1976 christo




the pont neuf wrapped, paris 1975-85
photo: wolfgang volz © 1985 christo




the umbrellas, japan-USA 1984-91
photo: wolfgang volz © 1991 christo and jeanne claude




the umbrellas, japan-USA 1984-91
photo: wolfgang volz © 1991 christo




the gates, central park new york city 1979-2005
© wolfgang volz © 2005 christo & jeanne-claude





via christojeanneclaude.net

more on jeanne-claude from the new york times







November 29, 2009

meditation: david winship




























all content © david winship some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC)
from white haven, pa
more david winship







November 28, 2009

jimi gleason: so los angeles



revenant path 2009






bell's mirage 2009






scholar rock 2009






from green to gold 2007






supernaut 2007






search 2007






translucent projection 2006

all paintings acrylic on canvas, © jimi gleason
artist profile
via samuel freeman gallery, santa monica, ca

more modern painting
more abstract art







November 27, 2009

friday photo: theilr



crazy ride
© theilr some rights reserved (CC-BY-SA)

more friday photos
more flickr
more art photography







November 25, 2009

patrick hill: abstract sculpture

magnolia blvd 2006 via saatchi online gallery:










detail




detail




hollywood forever 2008
via contemporary art daily




forming 2007
via saatchi online gallery




bitter (chain of love) 2009
via dossier




details:
oriental, detail 2008




bird of paradise, detail 2008




ruins, detail 2008
details photography via the approach

more modern sculpture







November 24, 2009

erwin olaf: grief














































all content © erwin olaf
via studio erwin olaf
found at la fotografia hoy

more art photography







November 22, 2009

meditation: asa mader | mikhail baryshnikov



mikhail baryshnikov, portrait of the artist
film portrait installation on 3 screens (3 min excerpt of a 9 minute loop)
directed by asa mader

more video
more dance







November 21, 2009

precursor: laurie anderson


video

excerpts from difficult listening hour

more precursor(s)
more video







November 20, 2009

friday photo: mysteries of the ordinary


the only thing that is not art is inattention - marcel duchamp


washing line
© steve calcott some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC)




spinning lines
© steve calcott some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC)





yellow laundry
© sinkdd some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-SA)

more friday photo(s)
more flickr







November 19, 2009

anthony mccall: solid light


you and i, horizontal III 2007
solid light installation - 32-minute cycle in two parts
© 2007 anthony mccall
photograph © steven p. harris





you and i, horizontal III 2007
solid light installation - 32-minute cycle in two parts
© 2008 anthony mccall
photograph © sylvain deleu






via artknowledgenews.com





long film for four projectors 1974
solid light installation in five-and-a-half-hour cycles
© 2007 anthony mccall
photograph © henry graber




between you and i
via today and tomorrow





turning under 2004 (foreground) and doubling back 2003 (background)
solid light installations, turning under 30-minute cycle. doubling back 30-minute cycle in two parts
© 2007 anthony mccall
photograph © freddy le saux

unless otherwise attributed, all photos courtesy the artist and sean kelly gallery, new york
via serpentinegallery.org




more anthony mccall
more light sculpture
more posts w video








November 18, 2009

andy goldsworthy: faultline



andy goldsworthy's work at the de young at night
© steve rhodes some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-SA)




andy goldsworthy faultline
© godutchbaby some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-ND)





andy goldsworthy's work at the de young at night
© steve rhodes some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-SA)




andy goldsworthy faultline
© godutchbaby some rights reserved (CC-BY-NC-ND)




details via drystonegarden.com:
entrance to the de young museum




appleton greenmoore sandstone pavers




appleton greenmoore sandstone slab




drill scars from quarrying the stone




drawn stone



faultline installation video:
video
video courtesy kqed.org

more andy goldsworthy
more earth art