A Major Art Collection including works by Barbara Hepworth and Keith Vaughan is to be sold on behalf of Hertfordshire County Council to fund much-stretched services but should this be happening at all? And will they squander the funds raised on everything but enriching the art community in the area?
Do you love art, but find it difficult to find good artworks online? Are you an artist looking for a platform that doesn’t require prohibitive gallery fees? Gitoon – a new service launching on the 28th of January – aims to bridge the gap between the traditional gallery and the wealth of artists and works […]
The current interest in mapping and the prevalence of investigating data as culture has inspired the UK artist Stanzato create his latest artwork Syncronicity. Synchronicity manipulates the real time transport data to re-interpret the city fabric as an organic pattern based system. Synchronicity becomes a hybridised maze, a cellular and organic system which is presented […]
The multimedia artist Stanza has been commissioned and unveiled new artwork made for the Open Data Institute (ODI) , an independent organisation led by Gavin Starks , and founded by Professors Sir Tim Berners-Lee and Nigel Shadbolt . The work is part of “Data as Culture”…..and embraces more open (addressable, structured, accountable, continuous) data. “As […]
Universal Music, Talenthouse and Teenage Cancer Trust launched an exciting project combining music and art named, Secret 7” this week, in aid of charity. Seven hosts, including: The Cure, Florence & The Machine, Bombay Bicycle Club, Ben Howard, CSS, Noah + The Whale and DJ Shadow, are challenging creative’s to design the artwork inspired by one of their songs. Talenthouse, the cutting edge social media […]