The Mark of Cain é um documentário sobre a extinta, e antes proibida, arte das tatuagens de criminosos russos. O video foi filmado em algumas das mais conhecidas prisões do país e mostra o ponto de vista de prisioneiros, guardas e crimilogistas sobre o assunto.
The Mark of Cain documents the fading art form and language of Russian criminal tattoos, formerly a forbidden topic in Russia. Filmed in some of Russia’s most notorious prisons, it shows interviews with prisoners, guards, and criminologists.
Isaac Cordal builds concrete mini sculptures. Cordal is a first and foremost a traditional sculptor, modelling his primary figures in clay, then he casts multiples in cement using silicone moulds. The cement figures blend into the landscape by their use of similar materials to which they are placed within. A book Cement Eclipses will be released next month
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FIERCE FESTIVAL is a Birmingham live art festival that returns after a break with new young curators. This year the programming combines subtle interventions in experience of public space. From Tuesday 22nd – Sunday 27th March there are six days of shows, events, parties and installations across the city.
Know Hope is one of the most important artist of Israel. His work became famous around the streets of Israel due to its social and political content combined with art. His paintings mainly reflects the everyday struggles of society.
Those who just put themselves closer to the idealized vision of art can only create ephemeral images.
A true artist can’t neglect the logic, structure and order. A true artist must keep himself (herself) in the lead of their true talent development.
The Poster Boy is a street artist that had develop his art of cutting and pasting, slicing right through New York’s murky underground to alter its advertisements.His work can be categorized as an anti-media art. A way to produce political and social art for the masses.
Os Gêmeos (The Twins) – a bit about these Brazilians outstanding street artists.
Shepard Fairey is a designer and grafitti artist that became very famous after his volunteer work to promote Obama during the election. His posters were widely spread and celebrated. He has always had a political attitude in his works, with active and provocative speech.