Handmade paper toys by Haruki Nakamura spring, fold, and jump into action https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2018/11/new-handmade-paper-toys-by-haruki-nakamura/
A series of animated paper video games evokes digital nostalgia https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2020/11/eric-power-video-games-animation/
We're thrilled to see Maeve D'Arcy's show "Detritus" reviewed by @TwoCoats! Read about D'Arcy's work in depth and don't forget to view these works in person before the show closes on December 12. http://bit.ly/3fCo1K6
Artist Chris Pappan repurposes ledger paper for his subversively elegant portraits of Indigenous people https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2020/11/chris-pappan-ledger-art/
Glasstire Opens Call for Its 2021 Greater Houston Art Writing Prize
Houston area university students may submit written pieces to Glasstire.
$2,500 prize + publication on http://Glasstire.com
Deadline: January 8, 2021
As the number of Coronavirus cases continue to grow across the state and country, many parade events have been outright canceled or “reimagined” as pre-recorded virtual events.
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Our daily news is out featuring the Utah Monolith, our new interview with embroidery artist Danielle Clough, and new photos from @Reuben_Wu. Read & subscribe: https://mailchi.mp/colossal.art/mysteries-of-the-southwest
P.2 artist @lonnieholley returns to New Orleans this weekend for two live performances in the Music Box Village presented by our local partners at
"Covid economics revealed major inadequacies in the current arts and culture funding model. So how did various Texas cities act?"
By Henry G. Sanchez
Geometric drone paths illuminate the otherworldly landscapes of the Southwest in photos by @Reuben_Wu https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2020/11/reuben-wu-light-storm/
We’re in the second week of our 4th Year-end Fundraising Campaign. Please help support independent art writing with tax-deductible contributions. Details here: https://www.twocoatsofpaint.com/2020/11/two-coats-of-paint-year-end-fundraising-campaign-2020.html
Glasstire’s events and social media editor William Sarradet traveled alone by car to Rockport, on the Texas Gulf Coast, to attend the 14th Annual Rockport Film Festival. Here are some of his top picks from the festival.
Through thickly layered thread, Cape Town-based artist Danielle Clough conveys joy, positivity, and moments of pure delight. In this interview, Clough speaks about her resilient optimism and embroidery's incredibly rich history. https://www.thisiscolossal.com/interviews/danielle-clough/
#artreview Rico Gatson, David Humphrey, Sue Williams, Alexi Worth in Chelsea #painting #nycartgalleries https://www.twocoatsofpaint.com/2020/11/the-political-imperative-gatson-humphrey-williams-worth.html
Glasstire Opens Call for Its 2021 North Texas Art Writing Prize
$2,500 prize + publication to one North Texas University student
Deadline: January 8, 2021
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This towering metallic monolith was just discovered in a remote area of Utah https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2020/11/monolith-utah/
Direct link to film here: https://vimeo.com/461037507 https://twitter.com/whitneymuseum/status/1331268629355261952
“Drawing is at once responsive, meditative, documentary, intervention,—a medium that is thrillingly (and, yes, sometimes frustratingly) expansive.”
Check out @BurnawayGA’s full review of ‘DRAWN: Concept & Craft’!
#contemporaryart #draw #wsnc
An eccentric cast of hybrid creatures mirrors the diversity and humor of human experience https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2020/11/alessandro-gallo-hybrid-sculpture/
Burnaway Inc. in Atlanta received a grant from @NEAArts to support personnel and facilities costs in response to the pandemic
@BurnawayGA is a digital magazine of contemporary art and criticism from the American South. See what's happening at https://burnaway.org/