Man and Ground | Anna Pietrzak | There is a constant presence in man’s life. The presence of ground Ground is curved Ground is fluid Ground is surface Ground receives man’s shadow Ground receives man’s body. Man knows ground through building Building is dialogue; a story that lives in work. Ground asks questions to building Building demands answers from ground Architecture is language. Found here.
Edinburgh artist Callum Innes explores the material of paint.
‘By applying and removing paint to canvas or paper, he adds and subtracts in order to arrive at a quiet, contemplative field of colour. In the video below, he walks us through his studio and shows how he works in watercolours’. Found here.
Have you ever imagined modern artworks as architecture? Read this post: Federico Babina Reinterprets Iconic Artworks into Architectural Forms
Classical sculptures made of layers of paper playing with our minds. Found here.
“People have to deal with the fact that there is meaning in beauty, there is meaning in ugliness. I try to bring out that tension.” —Fred Wilson
Who hasn’t seen Norwegian artist, Edvard Munch’s, The Scream? There are 4 coloured versions of this painting and one black and white lithographic stone. Read all about this painting - what medium Munch used, how it was part of a series, and how one of the versions was stolen here.
For Chinese New Year 90 brightly colored, illuminated sculptures, up to 2.5 metres tall, and crafted by Chinese artist Xia Nan, are installed at the Edinburgh University Old College Quadrangle. Read more here.