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Video Image From Eye to Mind: Affirming the Union of...

From Eye to Mind: Affirming the Union of Science and Art: Robert Lue - Harvard Thinks Big - #knowledgetv #talks #science #art #arttv #sciencetv

   

Video Image Lion with articulated head, 1 minute in a...

Lion with articulated head, 1 minute in a museum - Extracted of 1 minute in a museum, Islamic Arts. 3 kids, 1 minute, 60 works of art to discover in this sassy series where our characters never mince their words! #art #children #learning

   

Video Image FDR by sculptor Jo Davidson, A look at two...

FDR by sculptor Jo Davidson, A look at two busts of Franklin Delano Roosevelt by sculptor Jo Davidson, one a gigantic work weighing around 2,000 pounds, the other a small metal piece on view in the National Portrait Gallery's permanent exhibition "Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze." Both are based on FDR's 1934 sitting with Jo Davidson. #art&design #Smithsonian

   

Video Image Buddha 2.0: Echoes of the Past, "Echoes of...

Buddha 2.0: Echoes of the Past, "Echoes of the Past: The Buddhist Cave Temples of Xiangtangshan". Majestic sixth-century Chinese Buddhist sculpture is combined with 3-D imaging technology in this exploration of one of the most important groups of Buddhist devotional sites in early medieval China. #art&design #Smithsonian

   

Video Image Smithsonian Christmas Tree Time Lapse, Watch...

Smithsonian Christmas Tree Time Lapse, Watch as our Smithsonian Gardens staff (very) quickly put together the Smithsonian Christmas tree--one of the most visible and anticipated of all our holiday displays. #Smithsonian #art&design

   

Video Image Linda Nochlin Consider the Difference:...

Linda Nochlin Consider the Difference: American Women Artists. Linda Nochlin, the Lila Acheson Wallace Professor of Modern Art at the New York University Institute of Fine Arts, pioneered the study of women and art with her groundbreaking 1971 essay, "Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?" Considered the foremost scholar of feminist art history, she has authored numerous publications, including Women, Art, and Power and Other Essays (1988) and Representing Women (1999). #art&

   

Image Culture. Culture (Latin: cultura, lit....

Culture. Culture (Latin: cultura, lit. "cultivation") is a modern concept based on a term first used in classical antiquity by the Roman orator, Cicero: "cultura animi". The term "culture" appeared first in its current sense in Europe in the 18th and 19th centuries, to connote a process of cultivation or improvement, as in agriculture or horticulture. In the 19th century, the term developed to refer first to the betterment or refinement of the individual, especially

   

Image Colour palette. Learn how to work with a...

Colour palette. Learn how to work with a limited palette of 2 reds, 2 yellows and 3 blues. #art #education

   

Image Colour mixing. Use the colour wheel to work...

Colour mixing. Use the colour wheel to work out complementary colours and how to mix your own black. #Art

   

Image Mixing skin tone. Learn how to mix a skin...

Mixing skin tone. Learn how to mix a skin tone colour to match a photographic reference. #Art

   

Image Brushes. Different brushes make different...

Brushes. Different brushes make different marks. Try household brushes as well as artist's brushes. #Art

   

Image Preparing surfaces. Learn how to use gesso...

Preparing surfaces. Learn how to use gesso and sealer to prime canvas, MDF and wood. #Art

   

Image Painting portraits. Find out how to work on...

Painting portraits. Find out how to work on a self portrait using a photographic reference. #art

   

Image Ann Hamilton at the Park Avenue Armory -...

Ann Hamilton at the Park Avenue Armory - NYTimes.com | The event of a thread Ann Hamilton’s installation at the Park Avenue Armory features 42 swings, whose use by visitors agitates an immense curtain. #Art #Museums #NYC

   

Video Image Art as a Source of Information on...

Art as a Source of Information on Horticultural Technology - Lecture given by Jules Janick, James Troop Distinguished Professor of Horticulture, Purdue University on Monday, March 5, 2012. Works of art from antiquity to the present constitute an alternate source of information on horticultural technology and #science, providing significant information on subjects such as the history of technology, crop evolution, lost traits, and crop dispersal. #art #nature #knowledgetv #sciencetv #talks

   

Video Image The MINIARE Project - An innovative project...

The MINIARE Project - An innovative project at the University of Cambridge will uncover some of the hidden histories of illuminated manuscripts, thanks to the application of techniques more commonly found in scientific laboratories. The MINIARE project will help conservators repair priceless works of art and provide new insights into the cultural, social and economic circumstances of their production. #science #art

   

Image Frieze Frame: Europe's Most Riveting Display...

Frieze Frame: Europe's Most Riveting Display of State-of-the-Art Designer Fashion in Action by Sarah Mower | “After all these weeks of fashion, it’s just really nice to come to London, take a walk in the park and see art,” said a relaxed Raf Simons as he stopped to chat in a lane of the Frieze Art Fair. Not that it was exactly a slow lane, as lines of the internationally super-wealthy were thronging every aisle, collectively thrumming with insider intelligence. #fashion #art

   

Video Image The paintings of Turner and Claude - Over a...

The paintings of Turner and Claude - Over a century separates the careers of Claude and Turner. An exhibition in London shows that Turner was unafraid to be hung beside one of his key influences. In fact, he requested it. #Art #arttv #knowledgetv

   

Video Image Leonard Barkan: 'Michelangelo: A Life on...

Leonard Barkan: 'Michelangelo: A Life on Paper' (long version) - Leonard Barkan talks about his book, "Michelangelo: A Life on Paper" #art #history

   

Image Jorge Luis Borges as The Secret Miracle...

Jorge Luis Borges as The Secret Miracle #Literature #Art

   

Image Leo Tolstoy as War and Peace #Literature...

Leo Tolstoy as War and Peace #Literature #Art #books

   

Image This Photo Is Actually a Pencil Perfect...

This Photo Is Actually a Pencil Perfect Drawing | At just 22 years old, Italian artist Diego Fazo has developed the skill to create photo-realistic drawings using a simple charcoal pencil. Don’t tell me you can tell the image below is a #drawing and not a high-definition #photograph, because I don’t buy it. In fact people were so skeptical this incredible piece of art was drawn by hand. #Art #Design #photography

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Image Jelly Belly Bean Art #Art by Kristen Cumings...

Jelly Belly Bean Art #Art by Kristen Cumings #Design

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Video Image Light Painting Artist: Darren Pearson...

Light Painting Artist: Darren Pearson (Profiles) | Thrash Lab "Profiles" light painting artist Darren Pearson aka Darius Twin. This video gives you a feel for a typical night out light painting in Los Angeles with Darren Pearson, with his camera, a tripod, a package of lights and a passion for exploring - he makes #art #Design #Knowledgetv

   

Image This Photo Is Actually a Pencil Perfect...

This Photo Is Actually a Pencil Perfect Drawing | At just 22 years old, Italian artist Diego Fazo has developed the skill to create photo-realistic drawings using a simple charcoal pencil. His latest creation, pictured below, has drawn hundreds of positive comments on his Deviant Art profile. Don’t tell me you can tell the image below is a #drawing and not a high-definition #photograph, because I don’t buy it. In fact people were so skeptical this incredible piece of art was drawn by hand. #Art

   

Image Jelly Belly Bean Art #Art by Kristen...

Jelly Belly Bean Art #Art by Kristen Cumings

   

Image Anatomical studies (larynx and leg) -...

Anatomical studies (larynx and leg) - Leonardo da Vinci | Gallery: Royal Collection, Windsor Castle, London, UK| Completion Date: 1510 Place of Creation: Milan, Italy Style: High Renaissance #Art #History

   

Video Image Tableau: Ann Hamilton, 'the event of a...

Tableau: Ann Hamilton, 'the event of a thread' - December 5, 2012 - January 6, 2013 Park Avenue Armory, NYC. #Art #Knowledgetv #museumstv #arttv

   

Image Girl with a Pearl Earring by Johannes...

Girl with a Pearl Earring by Johannes Vermeer | Today the painting is kept in the Mauritshuis gallery in The Hague. It is sometimes referred to as "the Mona Lisa of the North" or "the Dutch Mona Lisa". #Paintings #Art #Galeries #Vermeer

   

Image Realistic Pencil Drawings, by Dirk...

Realistic Pencil Drawings, by Dirk Dzimirsky. There has been a number of outstanding hyperrealist artists featured at #Illusion, such as Paul Cadden, DiegoKoi, and others. #Photogrpahy #Art #Drawings #paintings

   

Video Image First museum exhibit on the biblical ruler...

First museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea. - #knowledgetv #museums #newstv #art #History #news

   

Image Still Life: Vase with Twelve Sunflowers,...

Still Life: Vase with Twelve Sunflowers, August 1888, Neue Pinakothek, Munich, by Vincent Willem van Gogh. (Wikipedia). #Art #Museums #galleries

   

Image Masterpiece in the Attic - NYTimes.com | HAD...

Masterpiece in the Attic - NYTimes.com | HAD you been sharp-eyed at an American estate sale around seven years ago, you could have picked up a Leonardo da Vinci for a few thousand dollars. #art #design #culture

   

Video Image Generative Art - Computers, Data, and...

Generative Art - Computers, Data, and Humanity | Off Book | PBS - #science #sciencetv #art #arttv #knowledgetv #books #bookstv

   

Image A Modern Teenager Interprets Classic Art (18...

A Modern Teenager Interprets Classic Art (18 Pics) | Alcibiades-Being-Taught-by-Socrates---Francois-Andre-Vincent #art #history #entertainment #funnyknowledge

   

Image The New Louvre Brings Hope to an Ailing...

The New Louvre Brings Hope to an Ailing Region | In 2003, Daniel Percheron, the president of Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France’s remote northernmost region, opened his morning newspaper to learn that the Louvre Museum in #Paris was looking for a place to site a provincial branch museum that would help promote France’s “cultural decentralization.” #art #museums #travel

   

Image Henri Matisse - Vase of Sunflowers (1898)....

Henri Matisse - Vase of Sunflowers (1898). Located at the State Hermitage Museum, in Saint Petersburg, Russia #art #paintings

   

Image Tatzu Nishi (b. 1960, Nagoya, Japan) is...

Tatzu Nishi (b. 1960, Nagoya, Japan) is known internationally for his temporary works of art that transform our experience of monuments, statues, and architectural details. His installations give the public intimate access to aspects of our urban environment and at the same time radically alter our perceptions. For his first public project in the United States, Nishi has chosen to focus on the historic statue of Christopher Columbus. #art #nyc #places #travel #cities

   

Image The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is the...

The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is the oldest shopping mall in #Italy, housed within a four-storey double arcade in central #Milan. The Galleria is named after Vittorio Emanuele II, the first king of the Kingdom of Italy. It was originally designed in 1861 and built by Giuseppe Mengoni between 1865 and 1877. #travel #photography #Art #architecture

   

Image MacFarlane Hosts an Oscar Show for All Ages...

MacFarlane Hosts an Oscar Show for All Ages | It was a night of surprises and contradictions. Seth MacFarlane added some risky humor to Sunday’s Academy Awards, including “taking crude shots at Jews in Hollywood, women and even the Lincoln assassination,” writes Alessandra Stanley. #films #oscars #oscars2013 #art #entertainment

   

Image Art In Science | 2013 Cool Science Image...

Art In Science | 2013 Cool Science Image Contest Slideshow | Scientific imagery, of course, is intended to help scientists. It is a critical form of data in many fields and can yield important and sometimes striking insights into nature and the way things work. But the pictures and other images of science can also have remarkable aesthetic qualities that the non-scientist can appreciate. #science #art #photography #geekiscool #research #news #justlearned #knowledgefix #whatshot

   

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