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Month: June, 2016

Postcard Humidex

Postcard Humidex

Postcard Humidex 2016

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Art Links

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Waterfall  Olafur Eliasson Palace of Versailles 2016

 

The palace at Versailles has been showcasing the work of international artists on the grounds and in the Palace for nearly a decade. Artists that shown there have included Murakami, Koons and Anish Kapoor.

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This year the work of Olafur Eliasson graces the French landmark.

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Art critic Jerry Saltz in conversation with Glenn O’ Brien: Tea at the Beatrice.

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Glenn O’ Brien started his career working for Andy Warhol at Interview magazine. He later got gigs for Rolling Stone, Spin, Allure and High Times. But to truly get a sense of the man and if you’ve got a few hours to kill and want to see some truly experimental program get yourself over to YouTube and watch a little of David Letterman’s favourite show Glenn O’ Brien’s TV Party : a local cable show with a punk rock sensibility from the late 70’s out of New York City. It veers from the highly entertaining to the unwatchable and back again. A young Jean Michel Basquait used to occasionally run the TelePrompter.

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From the New World (detail)  Yang Yongliang 2014

Yang Yongliang‘s photo-collaged take on traditional Chinese landscape painting is a sight to behold.

Where the Water Meets the Rocks

Where the water meets the rocks

Where the Water Meets the Rocks 2016