Monday, November 13, 2017

3 digital artists disrupting the internet

Despite increasing access, Africa is still the most underrepresented continent on the internet, so it’s almost a radical act to be African and create digital content. Artists have come to understand the intersection between the memes, gifs and videos we digest for humour, and the strong representational importance they have. Here are three artists who are changing the status quo with their work:  Read more.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Digital arts fest returning to downtown Jacksonville, Florida

A year ago, Jessica Santiago, owner of a Jacksonville art gallery, launched an ambitious downtown art festival called ArtRepublic.

The centerpiece of the festival, which climaxed in a Friday gala at the Prime Osborn Convention Center, was the creation of...read more.

Monday, October 30, 2017

DADA to host first digital art marketplace using blockchain

Collaborative platform for artists, DADA.nyc, announces today the launch of the first digital art marketplace using blockchain technology.


This Halloween will see the launch of the marketplace’s first digital collection titled...read more.

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Digital artist Erin Warren combines photography and painting

What makes a person a good artist? Is it the tools? The best pencils, brushes or carving set?

If that were true, then today, we would have hordes of artists, more refined than the Renaissance masters. Is it the materials? Well, if it were, then anyone who can afford to put paint to canvas would be an artist.

Does technique make a person an artist? If you have spent any time considering art, you will have found that there can be a piece of art that is masterfully done, but somehow...read more.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Chicago Filmmakers Give $100,000 For Socially Conscious Digital Art

Chicago Filmmakers has awarded $100,000 in grants as part of its Chicago Digital Media Production Fund.

The digital artists, who ranged from students to award-winning filmmakers, pitched projects highlighting a range of relevant social issues including gun violence, sickle cell anemia and transgender people in..read more.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

A Digital Art Tribute to Dada Gets an IRL Gallery Show

Launched in 2015, Dadaclub.online made high-quality scans of three dozen Dada works available for reinterpretation by new media artists. Now, 27 of the resulting remixes are on view in Paris.  Read more.

Burj Khalifa opens all-new immersive technology and digital art experiences

At the Top, Burj Khailfa expanded its front area by three times its original size to host hundreds of visitors conveniently at any point in time.

The reception in the lower ground floor of...read more.