Cymatics – See the vibrations of music take on an art form

This video is entitled ‘Cymatics,’ and cymatics is the science of creating visualizations of audio frequencies. On his website, Nigel Stanford, a musician from New Zealand explains how he became interested in visualizing sound: “In 1999 I watched a documentary on ‘Synesthesia’ – a disorder that effects the audio and visual functions of the brain.Continue reading “Cymatics – See the vibrations of music take on an art form”

I bet you never heard of Fritz Willis

Unless.. you like Pin-up Girls. In the era of Katherine Hepburn, 1930’s black and white movies, Warner Bros hired Franz Willis to be their production-design and publicity artist. In 1946, Esquire announced an important new feature entitled the Esquire Gallery of Glamour & the magazine selected Fritz Willis to supply the inaugural illustration – itContinue reading “I bet you never heard of Fritz Willis”

A little set of Ultra-realist paintings – Gottfried Helnwein

Gottfried Helnwein (born October 8, 1948 in Vienna) is an Austrian-Irish fine artist, painter, photographer, installation and performance artist. Helnwein studied at the University of Visual Art in Vienna (Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Wien). He was awarded the Master-class prize (Meisterschulpreis) of the University of Visual Art, Vienna, the Kardinal-König prize and the Theodor-Körner prize.Continue reading “A little set of Ultra-realist paintings – Gottfried Helnwein”

The confession – 12 Kingdoms Weekend

Hiya all! Being bored out of my mind, I decided to revisit an old Anime I used to know called The 12 Kingdoms. The action is set in a parallel universe where everybody looks like they are wearing medieval clothing and it follows the story of a 17yr old high school girl who finds out thatContinue reading “The confession – 12 Kingdoms Weekend”