Tag Archives: art

Staged Nature

Photographer Noemie Goudal creates natural environments using artificial elements.  Her use of light, clothe, water and photographs help create the illusion of nature.  Her art evokes a sense of wonder and mystery as one is unsure of what is natural and what is artificial.

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Quick Draw

Given 4 words, a pencil, paper and an open mind, the following video is an example of the abstract organic forms that can be produced without over analyzing.  Though it does not specifically relate to my thesis, it is a prime example of a quick study and production of simple, clear and abstractions of ideas.

76 Seeds / Instructional Drawing App / Matt Pyke & Friends from Matt Pyke on Vimeo.

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Your Rainbow Panorama | Olafur Eliasson

Artist Olafur Eliasson new installation to the ARoS Museum of Art in Arhus, Denmark provides a 360 panoramic view of the cityscape.  Every color in the spectrum is present as this design looks to erase the boundaries between indoors and out to question the comfortable limits for which people are accustomed to moving, ultimately altering and defining the perception of the city below.

ARoS Museum of Art | Arhus, Denmark

Rendering of Your Rainbow Panorama | Olafur Eliasson

Your Rainbow Panorama | Olafur Eliasson

Interior of Your Rainbow Panorama | Olafur Eliasson

Interior of Your Rainbow Panorama | Olafur Eliasson

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Stored Potential | Farm, Not Function

Abandoned grain elevators in Omaha, Nebraska that are too structurally sound and too expensive to remove have been given a face lift when the organization Emerging Terrain‘s proposed draping banners of art with an agricultural related theme on the side of the silos.  This addition to the highway has revamped the abandoned shells that overpowered their landscape and has become the biggest thing to hit Omaha since the Great Flood of 1881.

Grain Elevators | Omaha, Nebraska

Grain Silo | Omaha, Nebraska

Grain Elevators | Omaha, Nebraska

Grain Elevators | Omaha, Nebraska

Grain Elevators | Omaha, Nebraska

Grain Elevators | Omaha, Nebraska

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