Swimming in the Vltava: Abroad in Prague

26 Aug 2009

cc Photo by kruhme The ancient beauty of the Vltava. Deeper than you think. Dirtier too…
My best friend Delaney just got back from two months abroad in Prague, coincidentally the very same city I chose to explore this past semester.
Her last night there, she and a friend decided to jump off of Charles Bridge […]

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Flux Super 8: YesYesNo

15 Aug 2009

Theo Watson and Zachary Lieberman of YesYesNo

YesYesNo is a new, interactive collective founded in 2008 by leading interactive specialists Zachary Lieberman, Theo Watson and Joel Gethin Lewis. Aiming to develop work that puts creativity and awe at the forefront of interactive media, YesYesNo specializes in creating engaging installations that combine creativity, artistic vision and cutting […]

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Flux Super 8: United Visual Artists

14 Aug 2009

Portrait of UVA founders Matt Clark, Chris Bird and Ash Nehru
United Visual Artists (UVA), established in 2003 by Chris Bird, Matt Clark and Ash Nehru, creates large-scale, light-based installations that are as much about spectacle as they are about people. Each installation translates into a powerful social experience that turns the audience into active […]

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Flux Super 8: Miwa Matreyek

12 Aug 2009

Collage self-portrait by Miwa Matreyek
Miwa Matreyek is an award-winning animator, designer and multimedia artist who creates animated short films and performance-based installations that manipulate time vs. real time and composed spaces vs. real spaces. Based in L.A., Matreyek is the founding member of Cloud Eye Control, a performance media group that tells stories of […]

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Flux Super 8: Sophie Gateau

11 Aug 2009

Portrait of Sophie Gateau by Dan Elhadad
Sophie Gateau is a multi-disciplinary Parisian artist who explores space and design from the perspective of an architect, art historian, graphic designer and filmmaker. Gateau began her filmmaking career creating visually stunning live action films for fashion runways and has since worked as a commercial and music video […]

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Dwell On Design…My Top Five

1 Jul 2009

Number One: These “Clouds” by Kvadrat are intricately hung pieces of semi-rigid fabric that are arranged by the owner into an infinite number of ethereal patterns, creating both an artistic installation and a creative spacial partition.
I don’t have a house. My apartment is a sublease, fully furnished right down to the spoons, but like […]

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Who is Andrezza Valentin

24 Jun 2009

The artist, the day of her first solo show.

Name: Andrezza Valentin
Created on: 1978-January-07
Record last updated on: 2009-June-25
Homepage: andrezza.com
Domain: Art, Design, Photography, Filmmaking
Location: New York City (by way of São Paulo, Brazil)

Andrezza Valentin has been running around frantically the past few days. This past Thursday, the 30-year old São Paulo native […]

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Introducing…The Cooper Video Wall

15 Jun 2009

The brand new Cooper Video Wall: Visual Treats comprised of short films, music videos, experimental works and photography
Barely seventy-two jet-lagged hours after planting my feet firmly in the rich California soil, I am off to my first official Flux event–the momentous unveiling of the Cooper Video Wall. Tired, but driven by the promise of exciting […]

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