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Artist of the moment.........Danu

Danu is a contemporary sculptor from France renown for his large works featuring the human figure and animals. Danu was born in Vence, Cote D’Azure, France in the year 1955. 134 more words

Artists of the moment............Chinese Art Collective Island6

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Island6 is one of the most innovative art collectives in the world. Its fun to see so many amazing artists come together to produce a single work of art. 232 more words

Exploring, viewing and chatting

Discovered a local department store. The jeans still weren’t right but I ordered what I need. It felt good to explore a bit, even after being here for two years. 45 more words

Task: Photoshop Paths Self Portrait

Task Brief

Technical exercise to strengthen ability working with the Pen Tool, Bezier Curves and the Paths Palette in Adobe Photoshop.

Looking at the style of portraits by Julian Opie, create a self portrait in Adobe Photoshop, using only the above mentioned tools. 749 more words


An art history of back to school

Ever since I published ‘An art history of school inspections’ a few years ago, studying the way that art has portrayed schools has been somewhat of a hobby of mine. 1,094 more words

The Education Fables

Artist of the moment........Kota Ezawa

Kota Ezawa is a contemporary painter, illustrator, and filmmaker. Kota Ezawa was born in Colgone, Germany in the year 1969. Ezawa is renown for computer animated films loosely based on actual historical events. 179 more words

NEWS: Julian Opie Unveils New Works to be Displayed Alongside Van Dyke's Self-Portrait

Artist Julian Opie will present new work to be displayed alongside the National Portrait Gallery’s self-portrait of Sir Anthony van Dyck , which will be on display from the 6th October.  269 more words