Tagged: art

House of Air

An anthropological study of gay semiotics, taxonomies, and sexual behaviours. Directed by Brian Fairbairn and Karl Eccleston (with apologies to Hal Fischer) Featuring Rowland, Harry Clayton-Wright, JD Dean, Drew Kingston, Brendan Maclean, Ashley Ryder.

Japanese wood joinery

Japanese wood joinery dates back to the seventh century and is a craftsmanship technique that involves complicated, interlocking wooden joints that form bonds without the use of nails, screws or adhesives. Even until recent...

Memorex

Memorex is the advertising industry’s collective wet dream. Memorex is a 50 minute VJ odyssey, a tribute to an entire generation who grew up with only a TV and a VCR for a babysitter....

Japanese farting scrolls

He-Gassen (屁合戦) is a Japanese art scroll created during the Edo period by an unknown artist or several unknown artists. The scroll depicts various scenes with one peculiar characteristic reoccurring throughout the scroll: at...

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400 year-old Dandao sword

Dao is a category of single-edge Chinese swords primarily used for slashing and chopping (sabres), often called a broadsword in English translation because some varieties have wide blades. In China, the dao is known as...

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Silk

Silk is an interactive generative artwork. – Free your mind and the rest will follow… Be color blind, don’t be so shallow…

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Predator Blades

Interested in some Predator Blades? Just get yourself some blacksmiths and craftsmen… ‘Man at Arms Reforged‘ are: Kerry Stagmer : Swordsmith and Machinist Illya Alekseyev : Master Armourer and Engraver John Mitchell : Fabricator Sam Salvati : Blacksmith Lauren Schott...

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Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock (1912 – 1956) was an influential American painter, and the leading force behind the abstract expressionist movement in the art world. During his lifetime, Pollock enjoyed considerable fame and notoriety. Jackson Pollock’s greatness...

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Joel-Peter Witkin

Joel-Peter Witkin (1939) is an American photographer whose work addresses outsider subjects, and depicts people who have historically lived on the margins of society. One of his best known works, Female King (1997), features...