Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 27, 2013
Life Magazine recently released a series of photographs by Gjon Mili, a pioneer of stroboscopic light photography, of Pablo Picasso in 1949. Mili visited the artist and showed him some of his light painting photographs and Picasso initially gave him 15 minutes to experiment. After seeing the results, Picasso was so fascinated he posed for five more sessions.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 01, 2012
In a very clever campaign by advertising agency DDP of Brazil, they have created a great visual for MASP Art School with three legendary artists dissected to show their "true" insides. Picasso, Van Gogh, and Dali (say it like Adrien Brody in Midnight in Paris) are all exposed to show their insides match the iconic styles they made into worldwide textbook material. For art school, these seem quite on point.
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 18, 2011
There are a lot of Picasso exhibits each year, so the question becomes how do you make your Picasso exhibit stand out? You hire technology. That is exactly what the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts did for their Picasso exhibit “Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris." They used geo-tagging and QR codes to make it a full experience. More after the jump . . .