Blog Posts - Visual Arts



PLUNGING BACK INTO ART: Reflections on Jung and the creative process in 5 new works

Art, from the start As a small child I liked to draw Havana-like, royal palm-lined streets full of bistros. However, after my seventh-grade art teacher—whom […] Continue reading at The Mindful Word journal of engaged living [http://www.themi...
by The Mindful Word on Jun 1, 2016

Brush With Death Inspires New Strokes

A few years ago artist Jon Seals was taking a course entitled “Worship in the Face of Death.” Seals was still trying to come to terms with the sudden death of his younger brother David in a motorcycle accident in 2006. He hoped the class would he...
by Great Interior Design on Mar 22, 2016

Look Who Dropped In

The newest fixture in WNHH radio’s studio is also the oldest. And he’s not staying long.At least we hope not. We hope you’ll adopt him — and support public-interest not-for-profit grassroots community journalism and radio in t...
by Great Interior Design on Mar 21, 2016

Posthumously, Josif Zlatnikov Gets His Due

A painting by an unknown artist showed up at the office of the Arts Council of Greater New Haven. Though clearly by a naive and self-taught hand, the picture moved Matt Reiniger — and sparked an unusual encounter with an idiosyncratic Russian immig...
by Great Interior Design on Mar 18, 2016

The Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2016

Déjà vu. That’s the feeling I was left with after attending the 2016 edition of the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival (KGAF), which was held from February 6th-14th this year. Over 500 events were organised during this iconic annual festival in …...
by My Favourite Things on Feb 16, 2016

I'm a mama-papa coming for ya, I'm a space invader

I've been reading a lot about Keith Haring and Jean-Michael Basquiat, and am finding that these two artists and their work really mean something to me. I don't know how to describe it. It's like I had a lot of themes and ideas floating around, and th...
by This Kid is Alright on Jan 8, 2016

TALK ABOUT SURREALISM: How an “art scam” led to a visual artist’s renewed inspiration

These days, it seems there are more and more elaborate scams going on. My wife recently got a phone call and email about lowering our […] Continue reading at The Mindful Word journal of engaged living [http://www.themindfulword.org]...
by The Mindful Word on Oct 18, 2015

Rewrite: Anime dos mesmos autores de Charlotte e Angel Beats é Confirmado – Veja Vídeo Oficial!

Dos mesmos autores de Clannad, Angel Beats, Air Tv e outros animes clássicos de Drama, da dona toda poderosa Key/ Visual Arts, foi confirmado o lançamento do novo anime baseado […]...
by AFonteGeek on Oct 15, 2015

The National Artist goes Digital

In this age of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, it wouldn't be a surprise to see a young kid taking his or her selfie using his or her latest smart phone. But knowing that the National Artist for Visual Arts has collaborated with one of the top digit...

SALVADOR DALÍ: The crazy, the fantastic, the brilliant

“Each morning when I awake, I experience a supreme pleasure – that of being Salvador Dalí.” Salvador Dalí, born as Salvador Felipe Jacinto Dalí y […] Continue reading at The Mindful Word journal of engaged living [http://www.themi...
by The Mindful Word on Aug 4, 2015

Kannon Kosplay – Cosplay Gata da Semana

Depois de um longo tempo querendo postar esta linda cosplay, cá estou trazendo a lindíssima Kannon Kosplay, também conhecida como Kiki nos mais variados cosplays. Certeza que vocês vão amar […]...
by AFonteGeek on Jul 5, 2015

Changing fashions in presentations mirror the history of cinema: Prezi

Originally published on BRW. “Visual communications have evolved radically over the past few decades. Take cinema. Before the mid-1900s movies were spliced together scenes bloated by dialogue. Then directors like Orson Welles and Alfred Hitchco...
by myPreso on Mar 18, 2015

The Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2015

When I ended my post on the 2014 edition of the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival (KGAF) last year, it was with mixed feelings. Though I had liked the installation / visual art on display, I hadn’t particularly enjoyed the way … Continue reading &...
by My Favourite Things on Feb 15, 2015

Photo Mural Commission - Part 3

"Trinity" an original photo-triptych by Atom Magadia "To see a World in a grain of sand and Heaven in a wild FLOWER Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand and Eternity in an hour..." William Blake   "There is Nothin...
by Atomic Vision on Feb 13, 2015

Photo Mural Commission - Part 2

After shooting flowers in my studio last week, I tweaked and converted my RAW shots in Adobe Lightroom, then proceeded to edit the images in Adobe Photoshop to create the mural's abstract collage files.   Anne (my wife/business partner)...
by Atomic Vision on Jan 23, 2015

Photo Mural Commission

I have been locked up in my studio experimenting with flower photography, so I do not have much to show in terms of "Street" work this week.   Pope Francis arrived yesterday for an official visit and the whole of Metro-Manila was pl...
by Atomic Vision on Jan 16, 2015

Booklist for the Holidays

I love reading, and collecting books is a passion of mine. So this holiday season, I have selected 15 books on photography, cinema and the visual arts from my own library to share with you. Most of these books just came out this year (all are...
by Atomic Vision on Dec 24, 2014

Books for the Holidays

I love reading, and collecting books is a passion of mine. So this holiday season, I have selected 14 books from my own library to share with you. I find vacation time to be the best time for anyone to catch up on some reading-- in between...
by Atomic Vision on Dec 24, 2014

Charlotte: Anime Novo para 2015 dos mesmos autores de Angel Beats! – Com uma opinião de um fã!

Novo Anime Original anunciado para 2015: Charlotte. Dos mesmos autores de Angel Beats, Clannad, Kannon e Air Tv: Feito para celebrar o aniversário de 15 anos da Key, escrito pelo […]...
by AFonteGeek on Dec 23, 2014

Why I Shoot "Street"

My favorite "Street" film camera, a 1960s B&H Dial 35 To go forward, we sometimes have to step back...   That is exactly what I did when I decided to branch out formally into "Street Photography," six months ago. Aft...
by Atomic Vision on Dec 3, 2014


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