ART: Kimsooja’s Room of Rainbows
South Korean-born artist Kimsooja has had a long, intense career full of installations, performances, photography, videos and site-specific project. This particular installation from 2006 is at the Palace de Cristal in Madrid.
‘Cause people seem to only post the 20-something Audrey Hepburn.
Audrey Hepburn was the granddaughter of a baron, the daughter of a nazi sympathizer, spent her teens doing ballet to secretly raise money for the dutch resistance against the nazis, and spent her post-film career as a goodwill ambassador of UNICEF, winning the presidential medal of freedom for her efforts.
…and history remembers her as pretty.
AND HISTORY REMEMBERS HER AS PRETTY
Photo of the Week: Roman Ruins of Dougga, Tunisia
Who needs a viewfinder when the ancient Romans built one for you? Atlas user Monica Petrus was able to use the remarkably preserved architecture in the ancient city of Dougga to perfectly frame this image of an even more complete structure. This composition was discovered by accident as she remembers it:
"As I broke away from the group like I always do, I found myself wandering silently through the ruins. I turned around and came upon a literally, perfectly framed shot."
Copy Paper Challenge Pieces by Danny O’Connor
Over the course of 30 days Danny challenged himself to make a sketch on a sheet of A4 copy paper (the stuff you probably use everyday) every day and list it for sale for just £10. So that’s an original piece of art for a tenner! Size: (A4) 29.7x21m/ 11.7x8.3” Graphite on Paper. www.docart.bigcartel.com
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