Let’s, for a moment, argue that art and politics (as we currently practise their convergent theories, and – with a secondary disclaimer – specifically in western visual art terminologies) has its roots in Italy. We’ll point out how the artists’ manifesto was the first real example of the merging of art and politics in the form of the art object, and that it was The Founding and Manifesto of Futurism (published in Bologna in 1909)… [read more »]
Who wore this [3D / sea punk / Tumblr / new aesthetics / dump.fm inspired] background better? Rihanna used a virtual backdrop on November 10th for her performance on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. Azealia Banks worked a Tumblr landscape in her Atlantis video, which went live November 11th.
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