Setúbal in Portugal | Photo by André Sanano / Unsplash

Design Thinking

 

Stage guru Susan Tsu grabs lifetime achievement awardRandy Gener
Who was Irene Sharaff, the legend whose name graces this prestigious award? She was a Broadway costume designer. Elegance and Read more.

FLUXUS AS ARCHITECTURE | Arguing for structural coherence in George Maciunas’s prefab designsRandy Gener
It’s a prefab vision, but the exhibition seems to be arguing for a Fluxcity vision. that allows a single module Read more.

GET TO KNOW | Brit musician Scanner scans landscapes and video designRandy Gener
An electronic musicians give examples of how the Internet has changed the way sounds are produced. Read more.

VIDEO | Monsieur Space on building theatre todayRandy Gener
JEAN-GUY LECAT ON BUILDING THEATRE TODAY: "The difference between a true space and one that is not lies in the Read more.

CONVERSATION | Jean-Guy Lecat talks about creating a Theatre for a New Audience in Brooklyn on Jan. 5thRandy Gener
TFANA will host a series of free public discussions about how theatrical design can support art. Read more.

PERFORMANCE DESIGN? | Ghost train from Bulgaria speeds through BerlinMuseum Curator
HR-Stamenov's The Phenomenon of W24°58'59,43″ N42°07'55,29″ is very much a site-specific, media, sound and light installation. This time, he toys Read more.

BUT IS IT PERFORMANCE DESIGN? | Tino Sehgal’s “This situation” dreamily implicates the art experience, and quite likely elite academiaMuseum Curator
"The situation" is purely experiential, engaging viewers immediately in real time and space to implore a questioning of the art Read more.

FESTIVAL WATCH | Performance actions teem in Bulgaria’s festival for independent theaterRandy Gener
Of particular interest would the November 9, Open Space Forum, which organizers say "will explore several key factors in the Read more.

Landscapes of sexual intimacy raise “Wonderlust’s” temperatureMuseum Curator
In "Wonderlust," Canadian artist Sarah Anne Johnson's work pushes the boundaries of photography by incorporating burning, scratching, gouging and glitter Read more.

CONFERENCE ON BREAKING BOUNDARIES | The early marriage of Theater, Architecture and the Visual ArtsMuseum Curator
This conference, "Ephemeral and Permanent," focuses on the interrelations of the visual arts and the dramatic arts in Rome broadly Read more.

IN EXHIBITION | Tyler Rollins Fine Art hosts Philippine artist Patricia Perez EustaquioRandy Gener
The works in The Future That Was exhibitions in New York and Manila are reflections upon the structures and ideas Read more.

Women as biomorphic abstractions in Ashley Bickerton’s fourth Neo-Geo solo showRandy Gener
Ashley Bickerton (b. 1959, Barbados, West Indies) graduated from the California Institute of the Arts in 1982 and continued his Read more.

Shohreh Mehran, Untitled, from Defaced series, 2012, Oil on canvas, 100 x 150 cm
ART OPENING | Iranian painter portrays faceless people in Dubai art galleryMuseum Curator
These paintings are based on studies of the gestures of resistance and defiance. They are permanent records of the ‘faceless’ Read more.

Gender fluidity inspires Singaporean artist’s video works in IndonesiaRandy Gener
The Elo Progo exhibition centers on Ong’s first public showing of video works, which were inspired by the rituals of Read more.



Architecture

Arguing for George Maciunas’s universal languageRandy Gener
It's a prefab vision, but the exhibition seems to be arguing for a Fluxcity vision. that allows a single module Read more.

CONFERENCE ON BREAKING BOUNDARIES | The early marriage of Theater, Architecture and the Visual ArtsMuseum Curator
This conference, "Ephemeral and Permanent," focuses on the interrelations of the visual arts and the dramatic arts in Rome broadly Read more.

Maurice Goldberg, Streamlined Railway Train, ca. 1930-1933 | Image courtesy of the Edith Lutyens and Norman Bel Geddes Foundation / Harry Ransom Center
“I Have Seen the Future: Norman Bel Geddes Designs America” exhibit looks back to America’s futureRandy Gener
"I Have Seen the Future: Norman Bel Geddes Designs America" explores the career of American stage and industrial designer, futurist Read more.