The RedBall Project in Court

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A legal victory for the RedBall project   Remember the RedBall Project we wrote about some months ago? Or maybe you’ve even seen a gigantic red ball appearing in your city? If you live in Europe, more …

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Art Against the Established Norms

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  Art Against the Established Norms The French Impressionists Challenge of The Salon A David and Goliath Art-Tale   This article is our first contribution to the ArtSmart Roundtable, a monthly event of a group …

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The Human Earth Project

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The complexities of human trafficking – Documented   For a moment we will turn our eyes to a project we support and hope will do well. A project we hope will create an increased awareness …

The Scream Versions Around the World

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[Tweet “How many Scream version are there? Edvard Munch’s most famous painting explained.”]   How Many Screams to Count?   If you’re visiting Oslo, it will be inevitable: you will be attracted by the force …

Discovering Street Art With Your iPhone

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The art forms among our favourites is an genre that’s generally free to view and accessible 24/7, no entrance fee needed. The only issue you usually might face is finding it. What we’re talking about …

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Calatrava Sued for Decaying Spaceship in Valencia

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You know the expression: not all that glitters is necessarily gold? Is it possibly the same situation with the extravagant Calatrava-designed ‘Palau de Las Artes‘ in Valencia, Spain. At least if you choose to listen to …

The Accidental Snow Artist

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The winter is upon us, and naturally the colder days keep most of us indoors. Perfect days for spending time in museums, galleries, or why not making your own art in the comfort of a …

Amsterdam Light Festival In Pictures

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Illuminade – The Walking Route As soon as you walk out of Amsterdam’s Central Station coming weeks, you’ll be surprised by some special lights and no, we are not referring to the huge Christmas tree …

Amsterdam Light Festival – Everything’s Illuminated

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  Amsterdam Light Festival 2013   Everything’s Illuminated . Yes it’s that time of the year in Amsterdam. Around the 5th of December Sinterklaas – aka Saint Nicholas – is coming to town, with presents …

Yayoi Kusama’s LED Lit Rabbit Hole

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Yayoi Kusama’s LED Lit Rabbit Hole   You might expect a long line to get into some exhibitions in New York, after all, there’s the MoMa, the MET, the Guggenheim… But the exhibition with the …

Yann Arthus Bertrand’s Movie: Human

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[ale_one_half] You probably know the name of photographer Yann Arthus Bertrand best from his project “The Earth From Above”, during which he shot impressive photos of the world’s most beautiful landscapes, taken from helicopters and …

Hong Kong’s Beehive-Resembling Architecture

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If you’ve been to Hong Kong, or some other of the Chinese mega-cities, you’ll know exactly what we are going to refer to here. If not, we’ll try to give you an idea, with the …

Bert Spaan’s City Colour Mapping

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What if you would colour every house on the map based on the age of the building? That’s exactly what Bert Spaan did with the close to ten million buildings in The Netherlands with an …

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Nick Brandt’s Calcified Birds

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Art in some cases takes help from science. The famous photographer Nick Brandt, well familiar with the situation in Africa, discovered during one of his projects dead birds in large quantities at the shore of …