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The Art Browser | History of Art By Movement

The Art Browser | History of Art By Movement | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Over 900 artists organized by movement, with timeline. Impressionism, Expressionism, Modern Art Surrealism, Symbolist, etc images. (RT @brainpicker: So great!

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When Photography Becomes a Weapon

When Photography Becomes a Weapon | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

Photography has been used in many ways throughout its history: as documentation, propaganda, keepsake, etc. But never has it been so frequently used as a weapon as in the Information Age. As visual communication becomes the de facto language of social media, we can only surmise that we will see more and more examples of using photography for nefarious purposes.

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Joseph Cornell: how the reclusive artist conquered the art world – from his mum’s basement

Joseph Cornell: how the reclusive artist conquered the art world – from his mum’s basement | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

Thinking inside the box: romantic, obsessive and shy, Cornell never moved out of his mother’s house, yet his strange, exquisite art brought him fame and friendships with Duchamp, Dalí and Warhol

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Watch: Mark interviews Ghost World cartoonist Daniel Clowes

Watch: Mark interviews Ghost World cartoonist Daniel Clowes | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
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The Machine Vision Algorithm Beating Art Historians at Their Own Game | MIT Technology Review

The Machine Vision Algorithm Beating Art Historians at Their Own Game | MIT Technology Review | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Classifying a painting by artist and style is tricky for humans; spotting the links between different artists and styles is harder still. So it should be impossible for machines, right?
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Sally Mann’s Exposure

Sally Mann’s Exposure | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
What an artist captures, what a mother knows and what the public sees can be dangerously different things.
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Google Puts Online 10,000 Works of Street Art from Across the Globe

Google Puts Online 10,000 Works of Street Art from Across the Globe | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Circling Birdies by Cheko, Granada Spain

Since last we wrote, Google Street Art has doubled its online archive by adding some 5,000 images, bringing the tally to 10,000, with coordinates pinpointing exact locations on all five continents (though as of this writing, things are a bit thin on the ground in Africa).
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Africans Turn to Local Art: Five Artists to Watch

Africans Turn to Local Art: Five Artists to Watch | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
As well-heeled Africans buy up contemporary art by local artists and the continent’s diaspora, here are five up-and-coming artists who are making waves
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Olafur Eliasson on Turning Light into Color

Olafur Eliasson on Turning Light into Color | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
For the past six years, the Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson has been working with a color chemist to produce paint pigments that correspond to each nanometer of the visible light spectrum.
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Chris Ofili: Can art still shock us?

Chris Ofili: Can art still shock us? | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
A new exhibition by Chris Ofili has been greeted with rapturous praise – where once he was highly controversial. What’s changed? Alastair Sooke explains.
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Recreating Adam, From Hundreds of Fragments, After the Fall

Recreating Adam, From Hundreds of Fragments, After the Fall | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
A dozen years after a 500-year-old marble Adam by the Renaissance sculptor Tullio Lombardo broke into hundreds of pieces, the Metropolitan Museum of Art is poised to reintroduce it to the public.
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Dancing in the Dark: Matisse

In his cut-outs, it may seem like Matisse went from wild beast to tame decorator. But there's more to his dancers than meets the eye.

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16 cartoonists who changed the world

16 cartoonists who changed the world | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Who were the original comic artists that left an indelible mark upon the world, paving the way for those who followed? Monte Beauchamp identifies the genre's early masters
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The Next Revolution in Photography Is Coming

The Next Revolution in Photography Is Coming | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Stephen Mayes looks at the future of photography and what it means for us today
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Here's How Ancient Romans Got Wild Animals Onto the Colosseum Floor

Here's How Ancient Romans Got Wild Animals Onto the Colosseum Floor | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
A reconstructed version of a complex lift and trap-door system, powered by workers turning a wheel, is on display at the Colosseum in Rome.
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Taking the Measure of Sexism: Facts, Figures, and Fixes | ARTnews

Taking the Measure of Sexism: Facts, Figures, and Fixes | ARTnews | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
white, Euro-American, heterosexual, privileged, and, above all, male.
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Cai Guo-Qiang on the State of Contemporary Chinese Art

Cai Guo-Qiang on the State of Contemporary Chinese Art | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
The artist known for gunpowder drawings and ‘explosion events’ on his latest shows and what today’s Chinese art is missing.
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The Suburban Dad Who Took the 1960s' Eeriest Photos

The Suburban Dad Who Took the 1960s' Eeriest Photos | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Save for his unusual name, Ralph Eugene Meatyard had all the trappings of an ordinary man.
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Sex and Suffering: The Tragic Life of the Japanese Courtesan

Sex and Suffering: The Tragic Life of the Japanese Courtesan | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
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Rome Reborn: Take a Virtual Tour Through Ancient Rome, 320 C.E.

Rome Reborn: Take a Virtual Tour Through Ancient Rome, 320 C.E. | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Christian churches were being built.' Rome Reborn offers, declared Matthias Rascher, 'a truly stunning bird’s-eye view of ancient Rome that makes you feel as if you were actually there.' You may also remember our posts on video analyses of great works of art by Khan Academy's Smarthistory.
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Artists' Books | Smithsonian Libraries

Artists' Books | Smithsonian Libraries | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

Click below to see all of the Artists' Books in the Smithsonian Collections Search Center. There, you can get more details and filter on topic, name, language and more. 

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David Hockney on the Purpose of Artists

David Hockney on the Purpose of Artists | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
British artist David Hockney, whose work is on view at Pace Gallery in Chelsea, talks about blonds, graven images and painting as socializing.
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Cracking Open the Seductive History of Porcelain

Cracking Open the Seductive History of Porcelain | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Forbidden Fruit: Chris Antemann at Meissen
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What Do Classical Antiquities Look Like in Color?

What Do Classical Antiquities Look Like in Color? | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it
Everyone knows that classical sculpture is white. Think of the gleaming marble of artworks like the Belvedere Torso and "Laocoön and His Sons" — the whiteness imparts a kind of purity, a sense of b...
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World's oldest art found in Indonesian cave

Analysis of images discovered in 1950s counters Eurocentric view of creativity's origins.
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