Thursday, September 22, 2016

Ecstatic Films by Sublime Frequencies

Musical Brotherhoods From The Trans-Saharan Highway. A film by Hisham Mayet

The Divine River trailer. A film by Hisham Mayet

Vodoun Gods On The Slave Coast. A film by Hisham Mayet

This World Is Unreal. A film by Robert Millis.

Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Painting: Color Games

Itten's Color Wheel
yellow, red, blue = primary colors
green, orange, violet = secondary colors
yellow-orange, red-orange, red violet, etc. = tertiary colors

Primary Colors

Austin Lee, Mondrian


Complementary Colors & Cool Warm Contrast

Matisse, Alex Katz

Victor Moscoso, Sascha Braunig, Michael Berryhill

Edward Hopper, Jim Nutt

Neo Rauch, Lee Krasner

Analogous Color

Francis Bacon, Barkley Hendricks, Michael Berryhill

Lee Krasner, Josef Albers, Lisa Yuskavage

Monochromatic Color

Lisa Yuskavage, Ridley Howard

John Currin, Picasso

Additional Color Palettes

Primary + Secondary Colors:  Michael Berryhill, Geoff McFetridge

Low Key Palette: Kerry James Marshall, Dan McCarthy

High Key Palette: Luc Tuymans

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

The Shaman in Cinema

Embrace of the Serpent

The Wailing

Ayahuasca (Documentary)

Painting as Collage / Collage as Painting

Chris Ofili

Nathaniel Mary Quinn

Becky Suss (left) / Wangechi Mutu (right)

Sarah Gamble

Sarah Gamble

Chris Ofili (left) / Mickalene Thomas (right)

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Black and White Power Painting

Gerhard Richter

Summer Wheat (left) / Avery Singer (right)

Paul Morrison (left) / Austin Eddy (right)

Bridget Riley (left) / Michael Borremans (right)

Chris Hipchick (left) / Kara Walker (right)
Joyce Pensato (left) / Allison Schulnik (right)

Lee Krasner

Marlene Dumas (left) / Picasso (right)

Richard Hart (left) / Tomoo Gokita

Samantha Bittman

Albrecht Durer (left) / Amy Bessone (right)