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Zou Ming

都市墨水的思考 Reflections on Urban Ink Art

PRESENTED ON DEC 21, 2013
IN SHENZHEN @ VOL 16

深圳大学艺术设计学院副院长,画家邹明对我们阐述了他用画所表现的对生态环境的保护的愿望,以及对自然的理解。

Vice President of College of Design of Shenzhen University Zou Ming uses paintings to wake people from their unconsciousness of ecological environment protection and also express his thoughts and feelings of painting about nature. (in Chinese)

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Urban Reflections

BY SHANNON CHANCE
@ ARCHEX PECHAKUCHA SESSION ON NOV 07, 2013

Shannon Chance shares images from her year in Dublin, Ireland as a Fulbright Scholar. Her images show layers of the visual aspects of their culture while her talk reflects her studies and experiences of that culture.

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Being Aware of Urban Ecology

BY STEVE SULLIVAN
@ VOL 28 ON DEC 03, 2013

Steve Sullivan talks about the importance of ecology and being aware of our natural surroundings and how we interact with them. He specifically talks about squrriels in the Chicago area as a means to encourage people to become more aware of how impactful they are to the urban ecology. 

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Earth Charter: My Journey of Connecting Ecology and Visual Art

BY LES LUXEMBURGER
@ VOL 7 ON JUN 05, 2015

Les Luxemburger is a visual artist, art educator and creative director. He discusses his projects where he uses visual and eco-art to educate people about environmental issues like habitat loss and climate change.

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Japanese Sumi Ink and Western art Techniques Merged

BY MIKI SAITO
@ VOL 128 ON SEP 30, 2015

グローバルに活躍する美術家のサイトウ・ミキ(Miki Saito)さんは、墨と西洋技法を融合させた独特な絵画の世界を創り上げます。現在の作風に至った経緯を作品や活動の紹介を交えながらお話し、今後の創作ビジョンも披露されます。彼女の素敵な作品は必見ですよ!

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Remediation by Design

BY BRYAN QUINN
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 15, 2016

Bryan Quinn talks about how his company, OneNature, through use of ecological knowledge, construction experience, and design principles, remeadiates and redsigns the urban landscape.

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Art Photography - Window Reflections

BY MARILYN GRIFFIN
@ VOL 12 ON JUL 20, 2016

Fascinated by reflections in windows – Marilyn Griffin has spent the last 12 months photographing reflections around the world and launching her first  exhibition of Art Photography.

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Between Idea and Reality

BY DR. TABASSUM SHAHEEN
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 27, 2018

Dr. Tabassum Shaheen is influenced greatly by nature and natural elements, and her work revolves around this inspiration. She produces intricate and complex pen and ink drawings that represent the multilayered aspects of reality in nature or at least the perception of it. 

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Painting the Town: Reflections on Christchurch's Relationship with Urban Art...

BY REUBEN WOODS
@ VOL 35 ON JUN 01, 2018

Dr. Reuben Woods is an art historian and writer. He wrote his doctoral dissertation on street art and graffiti in post-earthquake Christchurch. Reuben believes that graffiti and street art have played a central role in the city's recovery and renewal. As a post-graduate in the Art History and Theory Department, he seeks to engage a wider audience with the city's intriguing and evolving relationship with urban art by exploring the various narratives and personalities that form these diverse cultures. Reuben also contributes to the website Watch This Space and hosts guided tours of the city's urban art.

In this talk, Reuben reflects on Christchurch’s relationship with street art that has emerged following devastating earthquakes. He tells us how street art can have a significant impact on the built environment and how Christchurch is a space for artists to respond and react.

 

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Urban Sketchers

BY MICHAEL POPE
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 10, 2017

Urban Sketchers is a relatively new phenomenon that’s getting people drawing together around the world. Townsville has a group too and it’s recently celebrated its first birthday!