ITSLIQUID ARCHIVE

ARTIST OF THE MONTH –…

Calls | January 2, 2021

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, journalists and art lovers. Making contemporary art accessible to all. The winners will be featured on ITSLIQUID Platform, promoted extensively worldwide and considered for any upcoming curatorial projects of ITSLIQUID Group Read more


Interview: Maria Stamati

Interviews | January 1, 2021

She was born in Amphilohia at 1962. She studied privately next to Rune Bergstrome (professor of school of Fine Arts in Getteborg, Sweden), in atelier of M. Veloudios too and for short time, next to K. Niarhos. She has presented 20 personal exhibitions in Greece and abroad and has taken part in more than 85 group exhibitions. Read more


Interview: Lora Talbot

Interviews | January 1, 2021

As an undergraduate Lora studied ceramic sculpture and continued to express herself through clay for many years. She threw and hand built vessels but desired more color, depth on the surface of her sculpture. Read more


ARTIST OF THE MONTH –…

Events | January 1, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group is pleased to announce the WINNERS of the ARTIST OF THE MONTH - DECEMBER 2020, a competition open to anyone and established to increase and develop the art market and the dialogue between collectors, art critics, journalists and art lovers. Making contemporary art accessible to all. Read more


Interview: Roger Josefsson

Interviews | January 1, 2021

For 30 years I have worked with a combination of collage and painting and I'm still as fascinated by the surprising possibilities of combination that can arise in this method of creating. Read more


Interview: Martin Sigwald

Interviews | January 1, 2021

SiG's work is extensive, experimental, and packed with symbolism. It is inhabited by the most varied images of different times or artistic periods, these references are mixed with an iconography, which is in principle alien, to build an absolutely original and different discourse; the works provoke a new reading in a paradigmatic framework; they acquire a meaning open to reflection in the viewer. Read more


INTERVIEW: JOSE IGNACIO HERNÁNDEZ

Interviews | December 31, 2020

I started about 25 years ago studying a professional photography course, in my hometown of San Sebastián, Spain. Later, I made several monographs on lighting, fashion and advertising in Madrid and Barcelona. I moved to Barcelona in 2000 and have been an assistant for 2 years. In 2002 I returned to San Sebastián and started working for advertising agencies and publishing houses, combining with teaching at the Basque Institute of Photography. In 2016 I opened my studio "Galerna Studio" and continue with personal projects with architecture and the human being as the basis of my work. Read more


Beblau

Design | December 31, 2020

Beblau is a startup from Barcelona, Spain, that was born to enable organization and mobility working from anywhere. They aim to make work life easier, smarter, more flexible and in style for today's workers, the digital nomads. Beblau makes unique and sleek design smart tech organizers. As co-founder Guido Charosky says "It all started with a pain we observed and that we also had ourselves: changing places when working, either at home or in an office, moving from our desktop to a meeting room carrying our stuff around using your laptop as a tray. Nobody uses a backpack within an office to go to a meeting". Read more


INTERVIEW: MACHINA IMAGINIS

Interviews | December 31, 2020

The Machina Imaginis collective is formed by Jonathan Owadja, Marie Malou and Marcel Siegwart. Jonathan Owadja was born in 1983 in Tel Aviv, Israel, and he currently lives in St. Gallen, Switzerland. He is a graphic designer, Art Director and artist. Marie Malou was born in Brixlegg, Austria, and as well as Jonathan, she lives in Switzerland, in Zürich. Read more


INTERVIEW: STELLA BRAJTERMAN

Interviews | December 30, 2020

Stella Brajterman is an artist, actress, poet and mover. Graduated in Performing Arts at UNIRIO and in Cinema with Darcy Ribeiro. Stella has a 10 years career in Theatre and has researched theatre-dance in Italy with the Potlatch Theater and in London at Trinity Laban, Siobhan Davies and Wayne Mcgregor Choreography Lab. Her last works combined hybrid art expressions. In 2019 she presented her dance-theatre solo "Pé do Ouvido" at Galeria Aymore - RJ and performed in the Art Rio at C Galeria and in the performative installation "Entre Cinzas Ossos e Elefantes". Read more


Mondrian and De Stijl

Art | December 30, 2020

Holland at the beginning of the last century was the birthplace of a totally new form of art, an abstract art based on strict relations between rectangular forms, color planes, and straight lines. In October 1917, during the First World War, a group of young artists in neutral Holland joined forces to create a magazine. Called De Stijl, it presented and promoted this new, innovative art. Read more


Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre

Architecture | December 29, 2020

Called America's Best Amphitheatre by Rolling Stone, more than a million concert-goers and outdoor enthusiasts visit Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre each year. As the only naturally-occurring, acoustically-perfect amphitheatre in the world, the venue is listed as a National Historic Landmark by the National Park Service and Department of the Interior. Read more


Tortuga Living

Design | December 29, 2020

TORTUGA is rethinking furniture to grow with you. Working with young designers across the globe, the brand brings thoughtful, modular designs into homes and businesses of all sizes. TORTUGA was founded in 2018 by Andrea Hill, the creative brand strategist behind Paloma Powers and CultureTM. Throughout her career, she has brought the ideas of artists and designers to a broader audience. TORTUGA carries this mission into the home interior. The company is inspired by her family's business Hills Imports, which has operated for over 40 years in the home goods industry. Read more


INTERVIEW: FARNOOSH FARMER

Interviews | December 29, 2020

Farnoosh Farmer is a Los Angeles based architectural designer whose work forms at the intersection of art, tectonics, and history. She was born and raised in the capital of Persian art and culture, Shiraz. Read more


The Fullness of Color: 1960s…

Art | December 28, 2020

The Fullness of Color: 1960s Painting reflects the museum's historical engagement with this artistic period, and, while far from comprehensive, seeks to provide a point of departure for future collection growth that may further illustrate the richness of 20th-century painting. Read more


Sweet Land of Funk

Art | December 28, 2020

Sweet Land of Funk, currently on view on the third floor of the Museum's Katz Wing for Modern Art, explores the art movements of 1950s San Francisco. A survey of more than 20 works from the Museum's modern and contemporary art collections by Funk and figurative Bay Area artists, including Viola Frey, Jay DeFeo, Bruce Nauman, Richard Diebenkorn, and Manuel Neri, the special installation creates a sense of the City by the Bay, Oakland, Berkeley, and beyond during the storied period of Beat poets and bohemians, of Haight and "Howl," and of counter-culture that questioned conformity, ongoing military conflicts, the disparity of wealth, and other social issues that would fuel the revolution of the Baby Boomer generation. Read more


Haan

Design | December 27, 2020

HAAN Pocket is the first launch of a young personal care brand that has broken into the market with an atypical approach within the industry. As a result of the disruptive vision of its two founders, HAAN is a company with a double face: on the one hand, it develops design products for the day-to-day care and, on the other hand, it takes a main role in social causes, investing part of its profits to fight against the global water crisis. With little more than a year of life, the brand is already present in about twenty countries in Europe and Asia, in addition to its online store. Read more


INTERVIEW: MARIE-PIERRE DE GOTTRAU

Interviews | December 27, 2020

After obtaining a master's degree in history of art and history at the University of Geneva (1986), I completed my artistic training at the Università Internazionale dell'arte in Florence and obtained my diploma in painting restoration in 1988. Back in Geneva I studied pedagogical studies (1993-95) for the teaching of the history of art and history. Read more


Mercedes-Benz Stadium by HOK

Architecture | December 26, 2020

A Stadium Unlike Any Other Arthur Blank, the owner of the NFL's Atlanta Falcons and MLS's Atlanta United, wanted Mercedes-Benz Stadium to provide an architectural icon for the city and a fan experience that is second to none. Read more


INTERVIEW: FERNANDO GASTALDO

Interviews | December 26, 2020

Fernando Gastaldo was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1974. His love for art began at early age and derived him as an artist linked to music and sculpture. A tireless traveler, since his childhood, he explored different cultures all over the world, giving him a wealth that will rise into a personal deepening of transcendence. His fascination with geometry gave him the ability to define his own technique of artistic creation. Read more


Alila Bangsar by Neri&Hu

Design | December 25, 2020

Located between Brickfields, a former colonial neighborhood, and Bangsar, an up-and-coming area of Kuala Lumpur, the project is situated at the junction between these two districts, old and new, a conceptual linkage between the past and the present. Read more


INTERVIEW: CORONA GLOBAL BREAK GROUP

Interviews | December 25, 2020

After studying fine arts, Hartmut Jahn worked as a film director, author and media artist and has received several international awards. Read more


INTERVIEW: SHARLINEE CENICEROS TOSCANO

Interviews | December 24, 2020

"Se Hace Arquitectura" seeks to create projects that are conscious to the context in which they are located, emerging from an environment as chaotic and contradictory as the Tijuana-San Diego region has given us the opportunity to generate designs in adverse conditions. Read more


Garden of life. Teien Museum

Art | December 24, 2020

We have long adapted to the unrelenting environment on our ever-changing planet, evolving from a single lifeform that emerged eons ago to eventually acquire extraordinary knowledge. Nonetheless, enveloped by virtual reality in our daily lives, we are prone to forget that we ourselves are also a part of nature. Today, as the coronavirus compels us to chart a new relationship with nature, art can serve as a means for us to rediscover the senses we instinctively possess. Read more


INTERVIEW: SARAH BROOKS

Interviews | December 24, 2020

Sarah works from her studio set in the West Sussex countryside, where she lives with her partner. She has been an artist for most of her life but it was only in the past five years that she 'escaped from the boundaries of convention' Read more


INTERVIEW: GUY DELAROQUE

Interviews | December 23, 2020

The artist paints acrylic on canvas, complying with the requirements of simplifying volumes. Lines, curves, flat areas in black and white appear like faces or shapes transformed in their own flesh into open fields. The viewer remains free to interpret those perfect abstractions. Read more


Grass Drama. Julian Yi-Jong Hou

Art | December 23, 2020

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents Grass Drama, the first solo exhibition in a major public gallery by Vancouver-based artist Julian Yi-Jong Hou. Incorporating textiles, sound, performance, spoken word, drawing and sculpture, Hou's practice is expansive and roving. Read more


INTERVIEW: JENNI SOUTER

Interviews | December 23, 2020

Jenni Souter is a native of Sandusky, Ohio and learned to paint at the young age of 5. After studying Art, Art Education, and Environmental Art Education, she graduated from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelors of Fine Art majoring in painting with a minor in Art Education. Read more


INTERVIEW: BARRY DESPENZA

Interviews | December 20, 2020

Barry Olusegun - Noble Despenza is an experimental composer + interdisciplinary artist who builds experiential experiences that shift perspective from passive seeing to active looking, from passive hearing to active listening. Read more


Café Leather Supply

Design | December 20, 2020

At Café Leather Supply the team bases its philosophy on three pillars: the search for authenticity, a passion for the small details, and respect for things well made. Café is their way of understanding life expressed through authentic products. Products made by the best artisan hands from Ubrique (Spain) and with the best raw materials. Read more