The Eyewriter project is an ongoing collaborative research effort to empower people who are suffering from ALS with creative technologies. The video features Tempt One.
A 3d animation by Arnaud Jourdain recording a graffiti wall me outside of the home of Serge Gainsbourg over a period of 5 years.
Christo is deeply saddened by the passing of his wife, partner and collaborator and is committed to honor the promise they made to each other many years ago: The art of Christo and Jeanne-Claude will continue.
Christo and Jeanne-Claude met in Paris, France in November, 1958, sharing the same date of birth and have worked together for 51 years creating temporary works of art.
"For some time now, the spot in has been relatively empty aside from mud, waste and strewn garbage. There's an application to build condos on the site. It has remained undisturbed since Monday and I watered it yesterday because there hasn’t been any rain lately… Grass is pretty resilient, so it should survive and take root unless/until somebody removes it. Joe Clement assisted me with the install."
The National Portrait Gallery is exhibiting a show called "Communities" featuring, in part, the work of the late Rebecca Westcott. I recommend checking it out if you are in DC!
[National Portrait Gallery]
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