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This artist converts the most classic works of art into GIFs and the result cannot be more modern
Art

This artist converts the most classic works of art into GIFs and the result cannot be more modern

Kajetan Obarski has proposed that we not see some recognized classical paintings in the same way. To do this, he just needed to transform them into a GIF and see beyond the story they tell us. A creative exercise that we cannot stop seeing. Provocation. Laughter Astonishment. Some of the paintings we have always known since we were studying Art History as a child, but we had never seen them from the perspective presented by this artist.

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Chaumet and his jewelry exhibition in Monaco: tiaras to feel like an empress

This summer the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco will become a place full of luxury (even more). The exhibition 'Majesty Jewels of Sovereigns Since 1780' organized by Chaumet will show historical gems and spectacular jewels, provided by museums, large families or royals. A great opportunity to immerse ourselves in a universe as dazzling as the jewels of Chaumet.
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Art jumps from the museum at your feet with this Vans collection that reproduces three of Frida Kahlo's most iconic paintings

After the Harry Potter-inspired shoes and Van Gogh's paintings, which sold out shortly after going on sale, Vans surprises us again with a new capsule collection inspired by another of the most emblematic artists in art history. This is Frida Kahlo that, as we have already investigated in Trendencias, has become a very profitable brand in itself and that has little to do with the ideals that the artist had in life.
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Balenciaga and the best Spanish painting, the most interesting exhibition of the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum for this summer

Visiting the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum while the sun burns in the streets of Madrid is the best plan for this summer. Uniting fashion and art, the exhibition 'Balenciaga and Spanish painting' presents a fascinating comparison. Works by Murillo, El Greco, Alonso Sánchez Coello and the peculiar costumes of the characters portrayed in the paintings inspire Cristobal Balenciaga and elevate (once again), his designs to the category of the purest and most moving art.
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Interview with artist Okuda San Miguel: "Instagram has given me more freedom"

Okuda San Miguel has become one of the most admired Spanish artists in the world. Considered "the Spanish Bansky" is known for his works of urban art and has become an icon of Cantabrian modernity. Painter, sculptor and Cantabrian designer, performs large-scale works and transgressive air that are formed by fragmented figures in geometric shapes and strong polychrome full of positivism.
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Bansky arrives in Malaga with an exhibition that can be visited all summer

Malaga has art, and not only thanks to its museums and permanent exhibitions. This week the Bansky exhibition will open its doors at the La Térmica de Málaga cultural center. The Art of Protest. The controversial graffiti artist and the object of millions of auctions, is a great influence on current art and in this exhibition he will show us his most vindictive and contestant side.
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Banksy has taken all the attention at the Venice Biennale, without being invited, with two new street murals

In full Venice Biennale 2019, an artist who does not officially participate in the prestigious art exhibition is the one who is taking international attention. This is Banksy, the enigmatic British urban artist, who has performed in the Italian city to make his own. Already, a few days ago, the graffiti of a migrant boy with a life jacket holding up a neon pink flash appeared overnight on the Grand Canal in Venice.
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Swatch launches its most artistic collection on the occasion of the Venice Biennale

Swatch is once again an official collaborator of the Venice Biennale, and this time it presents new watch designs together with British artist Joe Tilson and four emerging artists. Joe Tilson has created a special installation called The Flags. In commemoration of the British artist's ninety birthday and his seventy years creating art, Swatch also presents The Joe Tilson Venetian Watch, a limited edition of 2019 pieces.
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The most photographed sculpture in New York by Jaume Plensa

The gigantic work of Jaume Plensa has arrived at the Rockefeller Center and has become the favorite snapshot of those who visit downtown New York. The Frieze art fair has placed its spectacular sculpture 'Behind the walls' in one of the most visited places in the Big Apple, showing the head of a woman who covers her eyes.
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