Monthly Archives: June 2015

Art Direction and the Web

The purpose of this article is to introduce our readers to the principles and techniques of the art director — which relate closely to web design — and show how these can influence the overall effect of a website. That’s … Continue reading

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Errata-Optika heats up art scene

While the invention of the camera was once feared to cause the imminent demise of realism on canvas as photography would sufficiently portray objects in precise form,today’s new technology in cameras and digital equipment has turned out to offer painters … Continue reading

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It’s Becoming Harder to Deny Video Games ‘Art’ Status

New technologies are creating hybrid experiences that are neither games nor cinema Question Everything Icon In English, “art” has several meanings. It can be used as synonym for “craft”, such that any art-ifact made by an art-isan — practically anything … Continue reading

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“Goodnight Mommy” will terrify you: This Austrian art-house thriller earns its early Oscar buzz

At this point there is almost an entire genre of movies about the Deeply Disturbed European Family, going back to the postwar art-house cinema boom and carrying well forward into the shifting cultural landscape of the 21st-century European Union. “Goodnight … Continue reading

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