Tag: Experience

Former Belfast church hosts immersive art experience Dreamachine

One of Belfast’s oldest former churches has been transformed into a powerful new immersive art experience for the next six weeks. Carlisle Memorial Church has become the latest venue in the UK to host Dreamachine, where audiences lie back and close their eyes for a performance of sound and white light. The experience has been described as both highly personal and collective, with every ...

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The Calder Foundation Is Looking to Gamify Art History With a New Web3 Experience That Awards Official NFTs to Winners

Alexander S. C. Rower, the grandson of artist Alexander Calder and president of the Calder Foundation, is a self-proclaimed NFT skeptic. He had fielded numerous pitches about the possibility of an Alexander Calder NFT by the time he spoke with TRLab founders Xin Li-Cohen and Audrey Ou at Art Basel Miami Beach last December. That’s when something finally clicked. “It made no sense to ...

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Students invited to ‘step into’ iconic paintings in Frameless art experience | News & Ideas

Show Fullscreen Opening on 22nd September, it’s described as a ‘unique and interactive digital interpretation of iconic masterpieces from artists such as Cezanne, Kandinsky, Monet, Canaletto, Rembrandt and Klimt’.  Visitors won’t simply be looking at paintings, they’ll be ‘in them’ as part of the experience, thought to be the biggest of its kind in the UK.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKqr9_Y3ptQ The four galleries will explore different themes:   ...

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The Color Factory Is Opening a Permanent Space in Chicago. Here Are the Artists It’s Tapped for Its Latest Immersive Experience Hub

The interactive exhibition Color Factory, known for its photogenic displays and massive ball pits, is opening its third permanent location, inside Chicago’s Willis Tower. The 25,000-square-foot space—the Color Factory’s biggest to date—will feature artists from around the world, including Camille Walala, Yuri Suzuki, Tomislav “Quintessenz” Topic, Liz West, Anne Patterson, Christine Wong Yap, Harvey and John, and Michele Bernhardt, as well as four artists with ties to Chicago ...

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Bisa Butler’s Quilt Portraits Honor the Black Experience – ARTnews.com

Bisa Butler creates vibrant, life-size quilt portraits of Black Americans. The unique process by which she translates photographs into luminous, pieced-cloth images is a synthesis of her formal artistic studies and family traditions. Trained as a painter, Butler later earned a master’s degree in art education. She taught high school art classes for years, making clothes and quilts in her free time. Her many ...

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Why the Wild Success of the Van Gogh Experience Has Traditional Museum Directors Sweating Bullets + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Tuesday, December 14. NEED-TO-READ Cleaners Protest at the Guggenheim Bilbao – Custodial staff at the Guggenheim Bilbao protested their €5 ($5.65)-per-hour salaries in a poignant performance organized with artist Lorenzo Bussi, who works under the name ...

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Why Did Lindsay Lohan’s Art Spark Furries’ Fury? What Is the ‘Shadowman Experience’? + More Questions I Have About the Week’s Art News

Curiosities is a column where I comment on the art news of the week, sometimes about stories that were too small or strange to make the cut, sometimes just giving my thoughts on the highs and lows. Below, some questions posed by the events of the last week…   1) Will This Dealer’s Misdeeds Deprive Us of the “Shadowman Experience”? Photos of Richard Hambleton ...

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