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FILM PORTRAITS 2: TACITA DEAN

The National Portrait Gallery in London has an exhibition of film portraits by Tacita Dean. It runs until 28 May 2018.

The first one you see is the trademark profile of David Hockney with his trademark circular glasses, and an even more recognizable trademark – a cigarette smoked without inhibition or self-consciousness. 1,171 more words

Avant Garde

Nerdz Nite Out - Wankfest @ V&A

The entrance hall of the Victoria & Albert Museum on Friday 25 January 2002 was the venue for a musical and improvisational event organised by the Electronic Music Studio of Goldsmiths College. 896 more words

REVIEWS

Have Merzy*

Kurt Schwitters popped into my life in Newcastle, England in 1999. I was cruising the streets looking for excitement and drifted in to a university art gallery where a Schwitters retrospective  was on. 1,348 more words

Kurt Schwitters

A Hanover bourgeois, Kurt Schwitters,
Grew tired of painting his sitters.
In sentences terse
He declared all art Merz
And made poems from sneezes and titters. 67 more words

Visual Arts

Have you ever wondered why some people are more pleasing to the eye than others?

Accordingly to Merz Aesthetics, achieving the “Golden ratio” for your face shape and features is the key to possessing a face that is considered universally beautiful. 500 more words

SNAPSHOTS

Research: Merz

The term Merz is a synonym for the more common term Dada, with the Hugo Ball, the founder of Cabaret Voltaire, founded in 1916 in Zurich, which has designated by him and his colleagues targeted new art direction – Dadaism. 244 more words

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