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Silent Vision

Art | June 1, 2020

Modernity as the age of technical progress is characterised mainly by movement and velocity, which have also found multiple manifestations in art. At the same time, a longing for deceleration has evolved, which to this day expresses itself in ever new images of calm and quiet. Especially in times of ever increasing acceleration such as ours, the need for peace and repose seems particularly pronounced. Read more


ARTIST OF THE MONTH –…

Calls | June 1, 2020

ITSLIQUID Group officially presents ARTIST OF THE MONTH, a competition open to anyone and established to increase and develop the art market and the dialogue between collectors, art critics, journalist and art lovers. Making contemporary art accessible to all. The winners will be featured on ITSLIQUID Platform, promoted extensively wordwide and considered for any upcoming curatorial projects of ITSLIQUID Group. Read more


Featured Designer: Karim Rashid

Design | May 31, 2020

Visionary and prolific, Karim Rashid is one of the most unique voices in design today. With more than 4000 designs in production, over 300 awards to his name, and client work in over 40 countries, Karim's ability to transcend typology continues to make him a force among designers of his generation. Eschewing style in favor of designing in the modus of our time, Karim's designs include luxury goods for Christofle, Alessi, Veuve Clicquot, and Riva 1920; democratic products for Umbra, Paul Mitchell, and 3M; timeless furniture for Bonaldo, Tonelli, BoConcept, and Vondom; exquisite lighting for Artemide and Fontana Arte; high-tech products for Asus and SirinLabs; surface design for Marburg and Abet Laminati; Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: VENICE INTERNATIONAL…

Calls | May 24, 2020

Venice International Art Fair is a contemporary art fair that presents collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists. Founded in 2001 by ITSLIQUID Group the 12th edition will represent a forum for direct exchange of ideas and contacts between collectors, artists, photographers, designers and art professionals. The art fair features paintings, sculptures, photography art, installations, video art and live performance. Read more


CHAIR TIMES BY VITRA

Design | May 23, 2020

The film Chair Times leads on a path through a ‘sea of chairs’: 125 objects dating from 1807 to the latest 3D printed designs are arranged in the order of their production years, forming a timeline of modern seating design in the Vitra Schaudepot. Which objects would professionals in the design field want to talk about? Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: CANVAS |…

Calls | May 22, 2020

CANVAS is an International Art Fair that will present collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists. ITSLIQUID Group, with an experience of more than 250 art exhibitions all around the world and twelve editions of international fairs, is proud to announce the debut of CANVAS - International Art Fair that will represent a forum for direct exchange of ideas and contacts between collectors, artists, photographers, designers and art professionals, featuring paintings, sculptures, photography art, installations, video art and live performance. Read more


The Petticoat Dress by multiply

Fashion | May 21, 2020

The Petticoat dress is the perfect outfit to maintain strong and safe social activities with fun, style and comfort during the sanitary crisis. Alone or with friends and family, the question is no longer about keeping distance between you and others. Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: BORDERS |…

Calls | May 20, 2020

BORDERS festival, curated by Arch. Luca Curci, will be presented in Venice at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space, at Palazzo Ca' Zanardi and in other prestigious venues between May and November 2020 in the same period of the 17th Venice Architecture Biennale "How will we live together?", chaired by Paolo Baratta and curated by architect and scholar Hashim Sarkis. Read more


SOUTHBANK BY BEULAH – UNSTUDIO…

Architecture | May 18, 2020

The design proposal by UNStudio with Cox Architecture for Southbank by Beulah aims to establish a new destination for the Southbank area and Melbourne. The project is integrally organised by one Big Detail: a Green Spine of vertically networked platforms, terraces and verandas. Read more


SMOKE AND MIRRORS. THE ROARING…

Art | May 18, 2020

From 3 July to 11 October 2020 the Kunsthaus Zürich presents a major themed exhibition on the 1920s: ‘Smoke and mirrors. The Roaring Twenties. From Josephine Baker to Thomas Ruff’. For the first time since the 1970s, an art exhibition sets up a transnational dialogue between Bauhaus, Dada, New Objectivity and the design and architecture icons of modernism. Read more


The isolate screen divider kit

Design | May 17, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has quickly established behavioural changes with the public as they are much more conscious when they share communal spaces. Future aircraft passengers will place even greater value on their personal space than ever before - Not simply from a comfort perspective, but from a health and safety standpoint. Airlines will need to adapt their cabins in order to tempt customers back and reassure them that their health is protected whilst on board. Reduced passenger loads will free-up opportunities to adapt existing cabins to address this new normal in the short to medium term. Read more


INTERVIEW: GALDINO NETO

Interviews | May 16, 2020

Galdino Neto was best known for his work as a practicing physician in Neonatology. Before the art world, born in Rio de Janeiro, Galdino grew up in Brazil. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: ARNALDO POMODORO

Art | May 16, 2020

Arnaldo Pomodoro was born in Montefeltro in 1926, he spent his childhood and education in Pesaro. He lives and works in Milan since 1954. His works from the 1950s are high-reliefs where a unique and previously unknown sculptural 'writing' emerged, variously interpreted by the most important critics. In the early 1960s he turned to three-dimensional work and focused his research into the solid geometric form: spheres, discs, pyramids, cones, columns, cubes - all in burnished bronze - are lacerated, corroded, excavated in their depths, with the intention of destroying their perfection and discovering the mystery closed within. Read more


INTERVIEW: FEDERICO CAMPANALE

Interviews | May 15, 2020

Federico Campanale (1973, France) lives and works in Amsterdam (NL) where he graduated at the art academy in 2001. Since then, he's been working with video, photography and documentary film. Campanale's works explores human sensations and psyche, within the realm of the self-centered society. Read more


GENEALOGIES OF ART, OR THE…

Art | May 14, 2020

Devised and organized by Museo Picasso Málaga and Fundación Juan March, this exhibition looks at ways of visually narrating the history of art, or in other words, representing art history by using images and/or words as opposed to the classical and prevalent academic method involving lengthy texts. Read more


MAGAZINE WALL HANGER

Design | May 13, 2020

The MAGAZINE WALL HANGER offers the ease of revisiting beautiful images from magazines and books, articles, poems, art zines, comics, recipes, music notes, quotes, or whatever gem deserves the attention. When users find a nice magazine spread, they clip this to the wall hanger, then hang it like they would a painting. MAGAZINE WALL HANGER began in Switzerland as part of a Master of Design Studies project. Two years and many prototypes later, the product as it is today was created. Read more


GASTRO SAFE ZONE by HUA…

Design | May 12, 2020

The COVID19 restrictions closed thousands gastro businesses around the world. External safe zones with immobile three-seat tables enable countries to open restaurants, coffee houses, and bars. Even if only in the restricted mode. The safe zone offers a possibility for external eating while obey current restrictions. The goal is to support local businesses. Read more


Featured Architect: Steven Holl Architects

Architecture | May 11, 2020

Steven Holl Architects (SHA) is an internationally acclaimed, innovative architecture and urban design office with locations in New York City and Beijing. Steven Holl founded the firm in 1977, and currently has a staff of 44. The firm has been recognized with numerous awards, publications, and exhibitions for quality and excellence in design, including the 2016 Velux Daylight Award in Architecture, Japan Art Association 2014 Praemium Imperiale Award for Architecture Read more


INTERVIEW: RENATA NOVAES

Interviews | May 10, 2020

Renata Novaes is a Brazilian performer and researcher on freedom. The performance is inspired by nature, people and places that she experienced while travelling. Read more


Featured Designer: Martin Høgh Olsen

Design | May 10, 2020

My name is Martin Høgh. I am a Norwegian/Dane, and I got my education as a product designer at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. After many years in the retail/project-end of the design industry, and really liking it, while balancing a freelance existence in the other end, I decided to combine the best of everything I knew and start a company. HØGH came to life in 2015, as a small scale manufacturer of contemporary design based in Norway. Read more


INTERVIEW: AARON CRISTOFARO

Interviews | May 9, 2020

I'm Aaron Cristofaro and I was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in 1975. I can describe my artwork as including portraits, landscapes, still life's, botanicals, seascapes cityscapes. I started drawing landscapes and then I moved on into Drawing portraits and painting landscapes and portraits. I guess when I feel success in one area of art I want to try other areas also. I previously won two art competitions from the Drawing Academy and one from The Old Masters Academy. Read more


ITSLIQUID INTERNATIONAL CONTEST – 7TH…

Calls | May 9, 2020

ITSLIQUID Group is proud to announce ITSLIQUID International Contest - 7th Edition 2020, a free theme international contest open to artists, architects and designers from all over the world, divided into ten categories: painting, installation/sculpture, photography, video art, computer graphics, architecture, performing art, product design, fashion design and illustration/drawing. Read more


WOMEN ARTISTS OF THE WIENER…

Art | May 8, 2020

The MAK exhibition "WOMEN ARTISTS OF THE WIENER WERKSTÄTTE" directs visitors' attention to the hitherto underappreciated women designers who significantly broadened the Wiener Werkstätte's creative spectrum. Read more


INTERVIEW: JOHN DOWN

Interviews | May 8, 2020

John Down works in several media: painting, sculpture, drawing, ceramics, and chocolate. His paintings showcase accomplished brush and colour techniques. In his larger scale paintings, the artist's images are developed from a foundation that frequently starts with a sketched structure in pencil or charcoal. Read more


AMUSE-BOUCHE. THE TASTE OF ART

Art | May 7, 2020

Does art taste sweet, sour, bitter, salty or even umami? What role does our sense of taste play as an artistic material and in our social interactions? Museum Tinguely continues its series on the human senses in the arts that began with "Belle Haleine" (2015) and "Prière de toucher" (2016). The group exhibition "Amuse-bouche. The Taste of Art" (12 May - 26 July 2020) presents artworks by some forty-five international artists from the Baroque period to the present, all of which explore our sense of taste as a dimension of aesthetic perception. Read more


INTERVIEW: KAORI KATO

Interviews | May 7, 2020

Kaori Kato obtained her bachelor's degree in Fine Arts (Honours) in 2009 and her master's degree in Visual Art in 2010 from the Faculty of the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) at the University of Melbourne. Read more


INTERVIEW: JILL BOUAZIZ

Interviews | May 6, 2020

I was born 1 August in 1980. I grew up in an environment where Art has a place and we look at the world with eyes full of curiosity about what "is and surrounds us". I was influenced from the age of 6 by my father who was an illustrator and figurative painter. Read more


FEATURED DESIGNER: Simon Porte Jacquemus

Fashion | May 5, 2020

Simon Porte Jacquemus started his own label when he was 19. Credited with bringing a freshness to Paris’ fashion scene, his collections are deconstructed, surrealist and often "NSFW." Jacquemus takes archetypal French concepts like the Breton stripe and spins them on their head, working in the space between commercial and conceptual. Read more