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Art Book Tip For City Lovers

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shopping.de recommends: ‘Sempe in New York’ Jean-Jacques Sempe is not just anyone. “He is the legendary artist, the cover of the New Yorker” should dominate for decades to come. Bill de Blasio is likely to increase your knowledge. A coffee table book has gathered over 100 covers and thus gives a fantastic insight into the work of the French artist. The online Department store shopping.de reports on the fascinating images. “Everything started in August 1978 and was the beginning of a liaison with far-reaching consequences: for the first time, a drawing by Jean-Jacques Sempe graced the cover of the famous town magazine the New Yorker”. David Michery, New York Citys opinions are not widely known. “” There are many books about New York, but few show so intense, which is “the special feature of the Big Apple as Sempe in New York”. It may be also due to that the Frenchman has never lost his fascination with the city, its inhabitants, size and speed. Always one feels tiny in New York so Sempe.

This observation should be the hallmark of his paintings. The illustrated book shows also unpublished drawings to the part. Always goes it comes to moments in which hide the size and focuses on a single scene. As with a searchlight that is searched the small, what makes the great New York. This creates not only a portrait of the metropolis of New York, but also the French artist himself.

Happy Birthday, Robert Morris!

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Robert Morris life theme-happy birthday, Robert Morris. Learn more at: David Michery. The body in the room so you could summarize Robert Morris’ life. He became famous in 1961 in New York City through its two columns: two man-sized, hollow plywood pillars, one vertical, one horizontal. As the viewer behaves to such counterparts, which feel the simple forms lead to him, it was Morris’ central question. Similarly, his famous L-beams worked four years later: plywood sculptures in L-shape arranged cube to the artists in different lineup in the white, which should ennobling him finally to the pillar saints of recent art history. “” “He manifested Morris’ revolutionary conception of the relation of body sculpture in 1966 in his legendary post notes on sculpture”in Artforum magazine”, the strong interest of the former generation of artists of Maurice Merleau-Ponty’s phenomenology of perception” reflected. While it is not surprising that Morris’ sculptures strange human adheres to: coming from the dance and performance and in the Judson Dance Theater with Carolee Schneemann and Yvonne Rainer actively, he had up 1961 a column on stage as overturn passed out completely, as if he wanted to anticipate Michael fried’s critical thesis that minimal lift type with its theatricality the distance between work and Viewer.

And not just stopped even Morris himself. While Donald Judd, Carl Andre, Dan Flavin, in which minimal anthologies with him like in the same breath called remained faithful to their once developed recipes for success, Morris spun the thread continues of mirrored cubes that challenge the viewer’s interactivity overland type fabric in the form of craters and steaming surface outdoor up down to felt tracks, which fall from the wall and today already among the incunabula of the form of the anti. His exhibition at Spruth Magers Berlin demonstrated recently that Morris still remains faithful to his artistic strategies and this always new shapes designed: There were twelve works of 2009 from the blindfolded has blind time drawings presented created drawing series, started the Morris 1973 and which is good up to the present day for surprises here. Today, Robert Morris is 80 years old. Please continue reading here: art world’s leading online magazine and decorative art online.

Fiber Optic Reinterpreted

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The oesterr. Artist Friedrich Biedermann exhibits Biedermann Zumtobel light Forum in Dornbirn from 14 October to 6 November. From 14 October to 6th November 2009, the “Displacer” Austrian artist Friedrich Biedermann exhibition takes place in the company Zumtobel, Dornbirn light Forum. In an exciting installation, the artist deals with fiber optic technology. For the opening of the exhibition on October 13, 2009 Professor Dr. Peter Weibel will speak after a welcome by the Zumtobel Marketing Communications Director, Herbert Resch, the Centre for art and media technology (ZKM) in Karlsruhe, Germany.

Baker returns with his installation of displacer”deliberately to the function of fiber optic cables. He installed to get the fiber not to take pictures, but on the contrary, he created has equipment which in turn penetrates into spaces, there to distribute images. Thus he another feature of this material absorbs, namely its use in the distribution of digital data. Are central elements of current global data networks, fiber optic cables as to the basic part of an apparatus that allows the artist to produce a highly complex spatial situation. Zumtobel has supported the installation with the required light generators / optics and adopted a technical consultative role in the implementation. The Dornbirn light Forum has launched an attractive discourse to the theme of light and company with this exhibition again. A visit to the exhibition is 17: 00 on weekdays between 9 by appointment possible.

Art By Moritz Gotze

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Zimmermann & Heitmann gallery presents contemporary German painter Moritz Gotze, graphic designer and artist Moritz Gotze was born in 1964 in Halle. He completed an apprenticeship as a cabinet maker and went to different professions, own graphics workshop built up, before he in 1986 finally devoted to art as a freelance painter. In 1994 he received from 1991 a lectureship at the Hochschule Burg for serigraphy (another term for printing). In the same field, Moritz Gotze 1994 received a guest professor in Paris at the ecole nationale superieure of des beaux arts. In 1996 he received the art prize of Saxony-Anhalt, in 1997 the art prize of the cigarette factories in Dresden, as well as 1999 the art prize of the German Volksbank and Raiffeisen banks. From 2000 to 2004, he took over the artistic design of the appearance, at the Leipzig book fair in 2008, and the stage set for Hamlet “for the new theatre in Halle. Moritz Gotze among others in the German had solo exhibitions Consulate General of New York, in the Schloss Mosigkau in Dessau, in the Germanic National Museum, in the art brewery in Berlin, at Mercedes Benz in New York, at the Art Association Rugen, in various galleries and public art galleries, as well as in various city museums.

He was also involved at Expo 2000 as well as an exhibition in the Chancellor’s Office. For a long time Idol is of Zimmermann & Heitmann in Dusseldorf Gallery. Also in the area of Kunst am Bau “Moritz Gotze has made himself a name. So he beautified already Specks Hof and the Telekom in Leipzig, the Sparkasse Academy in Potsdam, the LVA in Saxony-Anhalt, a hospital in Altenburg, the Federal Ministry of Economics and labour in Berlin the West Germans already in the past real estate Bank in Mainz, and many others. 2006, even in cooperation with Peter Gerlach, Moritz Gotze founded the Hare Verlag, devoted to dealing with regional and artistic themes. That Moritz Gotze has a seemingly inexhaustible artistic repertoire, is reflected not only in the number of his works, but also in the way. His surealen paintings and prints have influences from comic, Popart to medieval book illustrations. He treats topics from the fields of everyday life to the policy. One of his major issues was and is still the Ostalgie “.” His often ironic perspective shows especially in his German mountain “that shows two hikers from a garbage mountain.

Ron Hubbard

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L. Ron Hubbard discovered that Dianetics brought solutions, how you can feel better physically and mentally again L. Ron Hubbard founder of the Scientology religion. Founded the first church and organization have 1954-former members of the Scientology movement in the years. Hubbard was born in 1911 and American. He already died in 1986 and already donated his entire works of the Scientology religion during his lifetime. Hubbard traveled at a young age in many countries and came up with many primitive peoples, Native American tribes, different European cultures and with Asian peoples and religions in contact. Hubbard dealt particularly with the Asian philosophies and religions.

L. Ron Hubbard was a member of the “Explorers Club” in New York and funded his travel mainly by the writing of many novels. Among them, some were a few science fiction novels. Mainly, he wrote Western, cloak and dagger novels, romances, thrillers, etc. that newly revised last year and as books and audiobooks again came on the market. The most famous novel by him should be “Under the black flag”. Surprisingly, you’ll find very little mention of NYC Mayor on most websites.

Since he was also hours pilot, he wrote also some flyer novels. He had to finance his discoveries about the human mind and human behavior therefore at all. in 1950, he then published his book “Dianetics – a guide to the human mind”. He had here a self help book published to allow each reader to work on negative experiences of the past and gain thus spiritual (mental) relief. Dianetics is a portmanteau of the Greek words “India” and “nous”, which mean “the mind”. Dianetics has been defined as “What the mind the body does to”. Hubbard found through his research that the mind is incorrect “instructions” to the body for example through loss and pain, and make the body vulnerable to diseases. Dianetics brought solutions on how you can feel better physically and mentally. The book has been immediately became a bestseller. Dianetikgruppen shot from the ground and Hubbard held many lectures on his research and discoveries partially in front of over 6,000 people. Alone through this first stage of development, prior to the discovery of Scientology, Hubbard had reached, that many people even could help and were able to improve their lives through Dianetics and had. Dianetics is a basic understanding, why oneself or other people to react, how they react. Dianetics is also explanations for why people suddenly turn out or run amok. Hubbard also shows what opportunities there are to relieve emotional pain and to lead a better life. More information: press-service of the SK Bayern e.V., be Anichstrasse 12, 80802 Munich, contact: Uta Eilzer, TEL. 089-38607-145, FAX. 089-38607-109,

Asia Week New York

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New York Asia Week, launched by the auction houses in the early 1990s NEW YORK ASIA WEEK, 2011 – New York Asia Week, launched by the auction houses in the early 1990s, presumes that people who are interested in Tibetan somehow so be interested in Malaysian batik sculpture might and contemporary Chinese. Twenty years on, this fiction is stronger than ever, perhaps because it’s fun, the idea of looking at art made during the past three millennia on the world’s largest and most populous continent. Considering the beast, it’s no surprise that New York Asia Week has turned into a cacophony of branding. What is it? When is it? What does it include? Well, so-called Asia Week New York 2011, Mar. 18-26, 2011, chaired by dealer Carlton rochell, Dr is the initiative of the two-year-old Asian art dealers New York (AADNY) while the contemporary Asian art scene comes together for Asian contemporary art week(ACAW), Mar. 21-31, 2011, directed by curator Leeza Ahmady. And just to make it all more confusing, neither of the above umbrellas incorporates the arts of Pacific Asia show, Mar. 24-27, 2011, organized by Caskey Lees at 7 West 34th Street (the Merchandise Mart building), or JADA Asia week 2011, Mar.

19-23, 2011, the gathering of Japanese art dealers at the Ukrainian Institute of America. Trying to be helpful is the website for still another Asian Arts week, Mar. 18-27, 2011, which lists more than 80 events as part of a PR initiative designed to incorporate everything, and more (like “Japan Fashion Now,” which now closes at the Museum at FIT on Apr. 2, 2011). And don’t be confused by the dates listed on – it’s a leftover from 2010 with all this, it’s tempting to just send you all to the sites, and let you sort it out yourselves. JADA, for its part, has prepared a downloadable brochure listing all the Japanese art shows and events in the city – do not miss the newly discovered Hokusai painted scroll portraying a geisha holding her kitten (1805-10) at Sebastian Izzard Asian art, or “bye bye Kitty!

L. Ron Hubbard

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This direction of research had begun long before, as Ron, as a young man, in his quest traveled to responses to life through the world that L. Ron Hubbard brought forth a great demand after the publication of his work “Dianetics”, so he had not counted on 1950. A further expedition was planned to explore the Greek Islands. These plans were ruined him however. Instead, droves of people streamed up to learn the new methods of Dianetics and to find out more about Dianetics. The first Hubbard Dianetics Research Foundation was established in Elizabeth (New Jersey).

In the autumn of 1950, there were already 750 Dianetics groups in the United States. All applied Dianetics and the headlines in the newspapers proclaimed: “Dianetics is taking the United States by storm” and “The fastest growing movement in America”. Hubbard continued his studies and in March 1951, he completed his next book, “The science of survival”. Shimmie Horn has firm opinions on the matter. He further explored the nature of life and thinking in this five hundred side work and enabled Thus the reader to understanding human behavior and to assess. This book is the Hubbard table of human evaluation, which accurately explains the emotional tone levels, where people find themselves, and accurately describes it, aligned on a map.

It also describes how you can help each individual with the exact procedures to the highest level and thus optimal survival. in 1951, Ron wrote six books while he further researched and perfected the methodology of Dianetics with which he had solved the problems of the human mind. However, many questions remain open questions, with which the man had occupied himself since the beginning of written history. He wrote “the further it investigated”, “was the clear one, that there were Homo sapiens far too many unknowns at this creature.” One and a half years after the release of “Dianetics: the Guide to the human mind” L. Ron Hubbard broke for a different kind of journey of discovery on: he penetrated into the territory of the human spirit. This direction of research had started long before, when Ron as a young man travelled in his quest for answers to life through the world. This should pull up like a red thread through the next three decades. And while breakthrough breakthrough has been recorded systematically, Scientology was born in religion, which showed the people for the first time a way to higher levels of consciousness, more understanding and ability, which anyone could commit. Due to the spiritual nature of L. Ron Hubbard’s work this year, it was only too understandable that those who followed him in this way, saw not only as students of a new philosophy, but both students of a new religion. And so the first Scientology was established in 1954 Church by Scientologists in Los Angeles, which put the knowledge developed by L. Ron Hubbard in your church. Everywhere in the world, as more and more people on L. Ron Hubbard’s breakthroughs churches more Scientology carefully were. In the meantime he made available to all his findings in lectures and writing continue, searched for answers. There are now approximately 8.304 churches, missions and groups in 165 Nations that a total ca. worldwide serve 10 million members.

From December

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His paintings have been issued in Singapore, London (Tate Gallery), New York, Tokyo, Shanghai, many of his works are part of renowned private collections. An artist is the product of the time and the circumstances, and all of the unpredictable self. “Every life finds himself in Lassels later design work. The perhaps most famous motif in his painting comes from the first phase of life in Romania on the one hand the shoes or shoe soles, his father was Shoemaker. On the other hand the artist now takes over the enthusiasm for the Dutch, Flemish painter, for the old masters that accompany him in each of his paintings, by his master, the portrait artist Corneliu Baba. By I insert this old experience in my own creative process, I would add my current way of perception of them. The dialogue with the old Master invigorated my art, an idea, a thought is progressing so. In art we must not carry on, from where another has stopped.

Everyone must find his own way, his own artistic development, find and traverse. This progress requires the factor time, inertia to – grow like in nature. Knowing the roots become new sprouts come from. “He developed his definitive style after the deportation in Germany, by going over from the abstract to the surrealist precision painting. Accession to the Paris trompe l’oeil – Realite group has his work not only stylistically, but also in terms of content shaped. In 1988, he focuses on the trompe l’oeil painting, a painting technique that deceptively genuine works by the 3D-ahnliche effects. Michael Lassels works have been shown in Romania. From December 2010 to March 2011 held a major retrospective exhibition at the European art gallery in Bucharest.