An Indonesian group is the first Asian artists to lead the list of powers after the “antisemitic” mural | art

An Indonesian group, which became embroiled in an anti-Semitic conflict earlier this year, has taken first place in an annual ranking of the world’s most influential people and organizations in contemporary art. Ruangrupa Group, founded in Jakarta in 2000, are the first artists from Asia to top the ArtReview Power 100 list. “Their location reflects … Read more

Move over the Sydney Opera House – there’s a new star in town | General engineering

MMore raw than almost any other city, with the exception of Paris with the Eiffel Tower, Sydney is visualized through an architectural icon, the Opera House. Whether it manifests itself in the form of different hats, glasses, emblems, clouds, sails or Turtle copulation From Jørn Utzon’s masterpiece, it has provided limitless range for merchandise and … Read more

Weird and wonderful art created when artificial intelligence and humans unite

After two weeks of experimentation, I realized that AI has the ability to describe fictional artworks. To my delight, I discovered that I could get him to write the kind of text you see on a wall poster next to a painting in an art gallery. This would prove to be the beginning of a … Read more

Disco Elysium and the death of art

The year is 2007, and it’s a cold day in Estonia. Robert Korvitz is writing a book. He was born in a country that no longer exists, a slice of the Soviet Union nominally given its right to self-determination. An appropriate term used by the Soviets was “administrative division”, but it could also mean “vassal … Read more

‘Like a clown wearing a tutu’: Architect of London’s National Gallery runs afoul of regeneration plan | National gallery

tHe is the architect of the controversial Sainsbury’s Pavilion National gallery In London, he responded publicly to plans to completely rebuild it, accusing the new designer of “making our building look like a circus clown”. When the Sainsbury Wing, designed by Denise Scott Brown and her husband Robert Venturi, was completed upon its completion in … Read more