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Jean-Luc Godard Pushes the Boundaries of 3D Film with “Goodbye to Language”

March 30th, 2015 Posted by Featured, Film, Photography and Film No Comment yet

More important is the mysticism at the heart of the film. For Godard, art allows us to access a more fundamental reality – one deeper than language can communicate. All of the film’s dialogue is just a way of circling around that inexpressible point, a point well made with a line of Claude Monet’s: “Paint not what we see, for we see nothing…but paint that we don’t see.”

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Retrospective: Finding Vivian Maier

February 10th, 2015 Posted by Featured, Film, Photography, Photography and Film No Comment yet

If one holds an innate ability to capture the essence of humanity through a camera shutter, you’d think they share their vision with world in a heartbeat. Then there are people like Vivian Maier.

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Antemasque Turned The Bowery Ballroom Into Their Playground

November 12th, 2014 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music, Photography No Comment yet

Antemasque turned The Bowery Ballroom into their playground. Photos within.

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Tom Ryaboi’s Perspective-Laden Photographs Will Make You Hold On

April 14th, 2014 Posted by Art, Featured, Photography, Photography and Film No Comment yet

The urban portraits of Tom Ryaboi contrast the geometric exoskeleton of the city with the organic, fragile singularity of the human form which inhabits it.

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Erik Johansson, The MC Escher of Photography

April 11th, 2014 Posted by Featured, Photography, Photography and Film No Comment yet

“I don’t capture moments, I capture ideas.” – Erik Johansson

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Film Review: “The Great Beauty” (Rome, Italy)

March 10th, 2014 Posted by Art, Featured, Film, Photography and Film No Comment yet

The Great Beauty tells the story of Jep Gambardella’s life through impressionistic episodes set in a gorgeous, sprawling, and perpetually twilit Rome.

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Great Turnout for Once A School at IPaintMyMind Gallery!

January 31st, 2014 Posted by Events, Featured, IPMM Gallery @ Green Exchange, Photography, Photography and Film No Comment yet

Once A School at IPaintMyMInd Gallery @ Green Exchange saw a great turnout for some stirring imagery by Bill Healy.

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Once A School: Photography by Bill Healy @ IPaintMyMind Gallery

January 27th, 2014 Posted by Events, Featured, IPMM Gallery @ Green Exchange, Photography, Photography and Film No Comment yet

Once A School: Photography by Bill Healy opens Thursday, January 30th at IPaintMyMind Gallery (Logan Square).

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IPaintMyMind Exclusive Interview: Daniel Macadam of Crosshair Chicago

December 23rd, 2013 Posted by Art, Interviews, Photography, Photography and Film No Comment yet

Daniel Macadam’s photographic screen prints provoke feeling from stillness in an uncanny, pacifying way. There’s something about the lack, the rustic subjects in their open spaces.

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Christian Schmidt (Stuttgart, Germany)

November 21st, 2013 Posted by Featured, Photography, Photography and Film No Comment yet

Christian Schmidt’s photos are all about perspective. They take raw beauty, tilt the angle, and boom.