Posts Tagged ‘Film’

A Short Film About Visionary Artist Yayoi Kusama

June 21, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on A Short Film About Visionary Artist Yayoi Kusama

As visionary Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama enjoys the adoration she deserves with her stunning retrospective, In Infinity, Read More

Film | Benedict Cumberbatch’s Dr Strange Promises to be Strange Indeed in First Trailer

April 13, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Film | Benedict Cumberbatch’s Dr Strange Promises to be Strange Indeed in First Trailer

Marvel’s strangest film to date promises to be just that in the first look trailer for Dr Strange released today. Appropriately Read More

Must-See Show | Adam Green’s “Aladdin” is a Modern Downtown NYC Hipster Fairy Tale

April 8, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Adam Green’s “Aladdin” is a Modern Downtown NYC Hipster Fairy Tale

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Opening at Kathy Grayson’s downtown NYC art spot The Hole last nite was the incredible immersive exhibition Adam Green’sAladdin, a feature-length movie that is a Read More

Film | Every Simpsons Movie Reference in One Epic Mashup Reel

February 15, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Film | Every Simpsons Movie Reference in One Epic Mashup Reel

Classic movie tributes have always been an integral part of The Simpsons over its 27 season run, with writers regularly paying homage to the legends of film with literal references to the work of directors like Stanley Kubrick, Hitchcock, Coppola, and Spielberg. Now, film buff Jesus Sahuquillo has assembled every Read More

Controversial Russian Punk Rockers Pussy Riot Release New Protest Song

February 7, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Controversial Russian Punk Rockers Pussy Riot Release New Protest Song

Russian all-girl punk band Pussy Riot‘s new protest video may be one of its most outspoken songs yet. Last week, the feminist punk group whose members were sent to prison by Vladimir Putin for a controversial performance that enraged the Russian president released a video for its new song, Chaika, named after Russia’s general prosecutor, Yuri Chaika. The video, which depicts prisoners in Read More

Artist Daniel Arsham Directs New Short Film Video For Usher’s “Chains”

February 4, 2016  |  Film  |  Comments Off on Artist Daniel Arsham Directs New Short Film Video For Usher’s “Chains”

Continuing his foray into film, multimedia artist Daniel Arsham, in conjunction with partners, cinematographer/director Ben Louis Nicholas and producer Courtney Andrialis under their Film The Future production banner, has directed the provocative new video for Usher’s track Chains. Inspired by the current racial tensions and inner city police violence against Read More

FILM | FIRST LOOK AT TIM BURTON’S MARGARET KEANE BIOPIC “BIG EYES”

September 22, 2014  |  Film  |  Comments Off on FILM | FIRST LOOK AT TIM BURTON’S MARGARET KEANE BIOPIC “BIG EYES”

This week, we get our first look at Tim Burton‘s upcoming Margaret & Walter Keane biopic Big Eyes, documenting the lives and controversy surrounding the king & queen of 1960s kitsch art who sparked the “Big Eye” painting phenomenon that still resounds today in Read More

FILM | FLYING LOTUS’ “YOU’RE DEAD” PSYCHEDELIC FREAK OUT BY SHINTARO KAGO

August 26, 2014  |  Film  |  Comments Off on FILM | FLYING LOTUS’ “YOU’RE DEAD” PSYCHEDELIC FREAK OUT BY SHINTARO KAGO

Enigmatic & brilliant multi-genre producer Flying Lotus will be dropping his forthcoming & much-anticipated album, You’re Dead, featuring collabs with artists like Herbie Hancock, Snoop Dogg, & Kendrick Lamar on October 7th. In the meantime, to hold his rabid fans over, the artist known in real life as Steven Ellison has released this amazing heavy psych freakout video featuring original Artwork by legendary Japanese artist Shintaro Kago & animated by Strangeloop. Let the tripping begin…

DESIGN | FIRST GLIMPSE OF NEW STAR WARS EPISODE VII STORMTROOPER HELMETS

August 15, 2014  |  Design, Film  |  Comments Off on DESIGN | FIRST GLIMPSE OF NEW STAR WARS EPISODE VII STORMTROOPER HELMETS

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Inside sources (who by this point are probably no longer “inside”) have leaked images of the new Stormtrooper helmets appearing in the forthcoming J.J. Abrams-helmed Star Wars Episode VII film. Set 30 years after Return of the Jedi, these helmets clearly demonstrate the logical evolution in form from the classic helmets of Read More

FILM | JEFF KOONS’ PHILOSOPHY OF PERFECTION BY MATT BLACK

June 18, 2014  |  Film  |  Comments Off on FILM | JEFF KOONS’ PHILOSOPHY OF PERFECTION BY MATT BLACK

Filmmaker Matt Black visits living Pop Art legend Jeff Koons at his incredible New York factory ahead of the opening of his Whitney Museum career retrospective on June 27th for a closer look at the intense level of perfectionism and detail that goes into every single multimillion-dollar masterpiece.