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LISA Conference Announced: A Nexus of Moving Painting

Published September 11, 2013 at 11:20 am

The LISA2013 conference will be held Nov. 1 at the 500-seat Tishman Auditorium at the New School hosted by the School of Media Studies. Confirmed speakers include Christiane Paul, Claire Bardainne, Hilary Mason, Jamie Zigelbaum, John F. Simon Jr., Kaiser Fung, Luke Dubois, Scott Draves, Shane Hope, Sophia Brueckner, Vivian Rosenthal, Yucef Merhi, and Zoë
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MoMA Pop Rally Exhibits Dan Hermes

Published April 17, 2013 at 4:40 pm

In conjunction with the Inventing Abstraction, 1910–1925 and Abstract Generation: Now in Print exhibitions, the Museum of Modern Art in New York exhibited the work of Dan Hermes.

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Sotheby’s Catalog for iPad

Published October 9, 2012 at 11:16 pm

Auction house adapts catalog to the iPad:

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3D to 2D: At the Heart of Art

Published September 17, 2012 at 4:25 pm

Traditional visual art involves the translation of three dimensional elements into two dimensional space.    Early painters took the leap into perspective, depth, and form, and much of Western fine art has delved deeper.  This translation requires many abbreviations, summations, cut corners, and visual decisions.  Much of the expression and creative license in fine art happens
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10/26 – ATNE Salon: Motion In Fine Art

Published September 17, 2012 at 4:04 pm

An Art Technology New England salon at the Boston Cyberarts Gallery features Dan Hermes, artist and writer, presenting from his forthcoming book called Moving Paintings. Video and time-based art will illustrate topics, theory, and history of motion in fine art. The floor will then open to general discussion: How does time play into visual art? How do we
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Roots of Moving Painting: Walter Ruttmann

Published April 3, 2012 at 10:36 am

“Walter Ruttmann (28 December 1887 – 15 July 1941) was a German film director and along with Hans Richter and Viking Eggeling was an early German practitioner of experimental film. Ruttmann was born in Frankfurt am Main; he studied architecture and painting and worked as a graphic designer. His film career began in the early
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How do line, shape, and color behave when the gates of Time are opened to them?

Published March 5, 2012 at 9:37 pm

How do line, shape, and color behave when the gates of Time are suddenly opened to them? I suggest that even the most skilled artisans have only just begun to explore this question.  The prevalence of narrative in moving mediums has marginalized this question for many years.  Of course a great film does wonders with
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Robert Seidel Exhibits on World’s Largest LCD Screen

Published September 9, 2011 at 12:16 am

Robert Seidel is one of the more original and skilled video painters alive, wielding novel techniques, a solid color concept, and a heartfelt sense of time. His work recently showed on the world’s largest LCD display, mounted on the Seoul Square Building in Korea. The screen stands at 78 meters (256 feet) high, stretching 99
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Shoot First, Focus Later: Digital Camera Breakthrough

Published June 22, 2011 at 9:12 am

The Lytro camera employs a breakthrough technology called a microlens array to gather a significantly larger amount of data with each shot.  The photographer, or others, can later sift through this data using computer tools, adjusting the focus point of the picture in post-production.  The concept was first proposed by the founder of Lytro, Ren Ng,
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Mark Stock presents at LISA

Published June 9, 2011 at 1:08 am

Leaders in Software Art (LISA) is an artist-run salon in New York dedicated to art which is generated by code.  Thirty to fifty artists, collectors, and curators gather in a loft or artist studio each month to hear several artists present their work.  The event is curated by Isabel Walcott Draves, wife of Scott Draves
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Sept. 24-25, 2011 – 18th Annual JP Open Studios

Published May 27, 2011 at 12:05 am

In the Place Where We Live Dan Hermes is exhibiting a series of portraits and landscapes featuring the New England area. Sept. 24-25, 2011, 11am-6pm Hope Church 85 Seaverns Avenue Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 map Downloadable map of the entire event with all artists.  We’re #14 18th Annual Jamaica Plain Open Studios

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Kitchen’s Door by Erik Sanner

Published April 28, 2011 at 6:47 pm

“Kitchen’s Door”, Erik Sanner 2011 Video projection onto oil painting on wood panel 23″ x 40″ used with permission can be seen at A TOOL IS A MIRROR Boston Cyberarts 2011 @ Mobius 725 Harrison Avenue, Suite One Boston MA 02118 Fri Apr 22, 2011 – Sun May 08, 2011 A Tool Is A Mirror Every keyboard
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Summer, 2011 – Fluid Perimeters: Moving Paintings at the Cyberarts Festival

Published April 28, 2011 at 6:08 pm

Exhibit runs thru June, 2011 Cyberarts Central Waterfront Square Atrium 290 Congress Street Boston, MA Details here The dramatic glass-enclosed Waterfront Square Atrium at Atlantic Wharf in downtown Boston is the site of an exhibition of slow-moving dynamic digital painting, digital animation, and algorithmically generated software that explores fluid dynamics and digital and artificial life. Works
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Anne Spalter Video Drawing Acquired by Albright-Knox

Published April 28, 2011 at 4:27 pm

Anne Spalter’s digital video drawing, “Fracture”, shown at Stephan Stoyanov’s gallery in NYC in Feb 2011, has been acquired by the Albright-Knox museum in Buffalo NY. ‘It’s permanent collection, which includes works by most of the great artists of the late 19th and the 20th centuries, as well as many emerging artists, has been cited
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Drawing with Code: A Review of Computer-Generated Art

Published April 14, 2011 at 3:39 pm

review by Dan Hermes – Drawing with Code: Works from the Anne and Michael Spalter Collection is a computer-generated art exhibition at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in early 2011.  Pieces date from 1952 to 2007 and draw on twentieth century visual art inspiration, bold color juxtaposition, strong visual composition, and shapes speaking for
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How Are Moving Paintings Used?

Published April 8, 2011 at 10:15 am

Moving digital paintings are used in one of three ways: Framed – one or more framed flat-screen televisions Projection – on walls, floors, or ceilings Licensed – paintings for pre-existing televisions, computers, or displays FRAMED Framed moving digital paintings range in size from six inches to sixty inches for single screen installations. Forty plus sized
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What Is Moving Painting? Part I

Published March 8, 2011 at 10:08 am

Moving painting is a growing genre of art designed for display on flat screen televisions and projection installations.  Also called video paintings, dynamic paintings, ambient paintings, moving digital paintings, and ambient video this medium exploits the ubiquity and affordability of screens and monitors in today’s world.  Drawing on the western tradition of oil painting, these compositions
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Kanye West’s Moving Painting

Published August 5, 2010 at 3:34 am

It seems that Kanye West has made his contribution to the moving painting genre: The compositing, aspect, and speed juxtaposition considerations in this video are not insignificant.

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Elliot Grey speaks about his Cinematic Digital Paintings

Published January 11, 2010 at 8:21 pm


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Art Review Archive: Visual Music, CyberArts, SIGGRAPH

Published January 3, 2010 at 8:06 pm

I’m not sure where to put these links and if you’re reading this, perhaps you’re interested in in-depth art commentary. So here are some art reviews I’ve written in the past: Visual Music Marathon for Computer Music Journal. MIT Press CyberArts Festival 2007 for Media-N SIGGRAPH 2006 Boston for Media-N

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