Category Archives: ART

Burned the Bank of France artist Pavlensky left under indefinite arrest

the Investigator in the case of the artist Peter Pavlensky, staged the arson of the building of the Bank of France in Paris, indefinitely extended the term of arrest of the accused. This friend of actionist Xenia Oxman announced in Facebook on Saturday, June 9.

According to Oxman, Pavlensky is “in good physical shape, cheerful”. He will remain in custody until trial.

the Artist was detained in Paris after the lit the entrance to the building of the Paris branch of the Bank in October 2017. Pavlensky explained their actions a desire to start a world revolution.

Died the author of the most popular pop symbol

In Vinalhaven, Maine, died American artist Robert Indiana. About it The New York Times reported, citing his lawyer.

He was 89 years old. Cause of death was respiratory failure.

Robert Indiana is one of the most famous representatives of pop art. World fame brought him work Love is one of the most recognizable symbols in the art. The image of the English word “love” written in capital letters with a rotated letter “O”, was first created in 1964.

In the Arena there will be Synergy Art Forum

In the Moscow Arena will host the Synergy Art Forum. About it reported in a press release received by the editors “the”.

“On one platform will bring together art critics, art collectors, art lovers, and entrepreneurs from the field of art industry. the forum’s Experts will tell about the main trends of the art market, about the rules of investing in art, on the monetization of creativity and how to find partners for an art collaborations”, — stated in the message.

the Forum will be held from 19 to 20 may.

Photographer undress in the street thousands of people for the sake of controversial festival

American photographer Spencer Tunick have planned a massive rally on the streets of Melbourne. On Monday, may 7, according to The Guardian.

Tunick is coming to Australia to hold a controversial festival Provocaré. As planned, thousands of naked people in need over two days in July to go to chapel street for a series of pictures.

the Photographer called for the participation in promotions of models over the age of 18 “any shape, any size, any nationality”.

In 2001, tunics held in Melbourne a similar action. Then five thousand naked people posed on bridge princes. In 2010, he made the thousands of naked people at the foot of the Sydney Opera house.

Messi and Maradona made Adam and God

Argentine football Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi depicted in the form of heroes of Michelangelo’s fresco “Creation of Adam”. The painting adorns the ceiling of the sports club Sportivo Pereyra in Buenos Aires, reports on Friday, may 4, Reuters.

according to the publication, Maradona in the picture embodies the image of God, Messi, Adam. Around the first player grouped athletes-“angels”: Mario kempes, Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Batistuta. The mural cost the club 20 thousand dollars.

According to the head of the club, Sebastian Garcia, the mural will help to inspire children who are engaged in Sportivo Pereyra. “We were all children, and those who loved football, wanted to be like the idols”, he explained.

Messi — five-time winner of the Golden ball, awarded to the best player in the world. Together with Barcelona it eight times became the champion of Spain, five times winner of the Cup of Spain, and four times winner of the Champions League.

In 1999, Maradona was voted the best athlete of the XX century in Argentina. In 2001, the international football Federation (FIFA) and called it Brazilian Pele the best players in history.