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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:16 am

Perhaps you too will be amused by this rant:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lNI07egoefc

Be aware that "Prager 'University'" is just a right-wing YT channel. And that the speaker produces this kind of art:

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:lmao: Hope we don't have to get back to that! :shock:

As for the Art Renewal Center he recommends, you can consult their decidedly pre-photographic production here: https://www.artrenewal.org/LivingArtist/Search.

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:20 am

Sorry for the double post (corrected). The site slowed down, then got unresponsive about 9 hours ago, and I thought I hadn't effectively clicked:

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:47 pm

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Thu Mar 08, 2018 2:03 am

Well, "street art" (let's generously call it that) is even more repetitive and conformist than manga or fan-art. Never seen an interesting thought proclaimed (I specially look for political stuff, hopeless).
But it can sometimes be amusing:

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Fri Mar 09, 2018 5:28 am

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Entrance exam for an art school in China. :|

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:20 am

And only 3 get in, right? :)
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:14 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:And only 3 get in, right? :)
I'd think the need more than that:

Mail Online wrote:The world's biggest art factory: Inside the Chinese village where thousands of artists recreate iconic paintings for sale overseas

– Dafen Oil Painting Village is a suburb of Shenzhen in China's Guangdong province
– Here artists produce up to 60 per cent of the total global volume of reproduction artworks
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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2375270/Dafen-Oil-Painting-Village-thousands-artists-recreate-paintings-sale-overseas.html (Lots of pics.)

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Wed Mar 14, 2018 12:53 am

Kinetic sculpture (the point is made ~ 40 s):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6BqeP-NoDk

Only 14?

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Sun May 06, 2018 9:42 pm

Stop-Motion Animation Created with 800+ Dry Plate Tintypes


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MKuXQFr-H-o

Details about the process & the photographer: https://petapixel.com/2013/02/15/stop-motion-animation-created-with-800-dry-plate-tintypes/

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby ed » Sun May 06, 2018 10:33 pm

Iagonna post some stuff I collected
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Baroque Putti. Limewood? Traces of gesso all over it. It was probably part of a church decoration, maybe an annunciation or something similar. Italian? late 17th c.? Maybe thru mid 18th? About 24" overall
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby ed » Sun May 06, 2018 11:09 pm

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Postby Witness » Mon May 07, 2018 3:14 am

I like these putti, especially the smug second one, clearly up to nothing good! :mrgreen:

Which reminded me of digital drawings I made (from crappy photos) and had completely forgotten.

A putto from a church:

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And a medieval gargoyle from a museum:

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Witness » Sun May 20, 2018 12:55 am

Civil War Reenactments Photographed with a Large Format Pinhole Camera


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Today's Muricans appear a bit more… roundish than on contemporary pictures:

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Sun May 20, 2018 1:11 am

The ever reenacted the facial hair correctly. :coolspecs:
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby shemp » Sun May 20, 2018 2:02 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:The ever reenacted the facial hair correctly. :coolspecs:


But did they get the pubic hair?
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby asthmatic camel » Tue May 22, 2018 7:22 am

My latest masterpiece...

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 22, 2018 9:03 am

AC:

Ever considered going professional?

Or is your stuff not nihilistic enough for the "scene"?
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Postby asthmatic camel » Tue May 22, 2018 12:54 pm

I'd get bored.
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