Rothko,Olafur Eliasson, Kurt Schwitters, Juan Munoz,Cildo Meireles, German Expressionists, Picasso, Anthony Gormley, James Turrell, Kiki Smith, Wim Delvoye, Anya Gallacio, Joseph Beuys,Umberto Boccioni, Marcel Duchamp, Louise Bourgeois,Christian Boltanski, Tina O'Connell, Rachel Whiteread,Keith Sonnier,Antonio Sant'Elia, Stella Capes, Dada..Boroque....lots!
Art and what it can do or does. A belief and a knowing. "The Thing",Installation, sculpture, creativity.creating an enviroment and an atmoshphere.
Turning something on to someone - good or bad. Space space space. Buildings, props,materials, layout,structure,architecture. Open Spaces.
Collage, mess,order, light, movement, sound, hanging, moulding, projecting,tying, weaving, knotting, shining,covering, pasting, learning.Delving,taking photos, finding, smelling, looking, articulating, not. Not doing anything, questioning, touching, searching, aimlessly making, pouring, learning, not learning,scrutinising,experimenting, going to galleries, reading, looking, combining, testing. Getting back into it.
Big structures in empty open spaces
Nuclear testing fake towns
Plants (a little vague
Food production,generally food!
Walking, cycling, listening to music, getting drunk!, seeing friends, seeing watching!
BLUEBIRD ART HOUSE AND ART&ARTISTS LA are pleased to announce the 1st INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION 2009.
Open to all artists in all fine arts media we seek to recognize outstanding quality and diversity in the arts.
The 2009 IJC is open to all artists worldwide, age 18 and older. All works must be original. Entries in the following medias will be accepted: Painting, Drawing, Mixed media, Printmaking, Watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, and Photography.
Entry Deadline February 15th 2009.
A solo show next winter 2009 at Bluebird Art House and $1500 to the winner. 1 work in the show for each one of the 3 runner up.