in Asia, BAP Asia, Events

Business of Design Week 2013 is a must attend for design innovators

  It's that time of year again to look east for design and branding innovation. The Business of Design Week conference is set for December 2-7 in Hong Kong. This annual flagship event is organized by the Hong Kong Design Centre, and has grown to become one of the most significant events on Asia’s design calendar. This year, ... Continue reading ›

in BAP Asia, Events, Manila, Talk

Google’s Dr. Fry on Creativity [EVENT]

  Words and Images by DLS Pineda Creativity is one of those things that are usually left unchecked. It can’t be gauged by some scale or device, and no job interview, no matter how lengthy or rigorous it may be, can adequately test it. Likewise, teaching it through some academic program presents its own problems (e.g. How exactly ... Continue reading ›

in Brooklyn, Events, Video

[VIDEO] Role of Language in Art – Brooklyn Museum

One of the great things about being in Brooklyn is sharing the city with legends like the Brooklyn Museum and their always intriguing exhibitions and talks. During the talk above, "Artist Lesley Dill discusses the role of language in her work, which ranges from sculpture and photography to opera and large-scale community projects." Great topic that's not ... Continue reading ›

in Asia, Brooklyn, Events

Google creativity thought leader to speak in Manila

Creativity is one of the most critical elements to flourishing as an artist. That said, who better to learn from than a thought leader who heads up Google's Global Creative Team in London - a group known internally as "The Zoo." On Wednesday June 12, Dr. Joe Fry (Google's Global Creative Team Planning Lead) will speak on ... Continue reading ›

in Alltop Art News, Art Exhibition, Brooklyn, Call for Entries, Events

Get your work shown at the Brooklyn Museum // Call For Entries Reminder

    The clock's ticking on Brooklyn Museum's newest project called GO. If you're an artist based in Brooklyn with a studio, it's an ideal opportunity to have your work shown as part of a Brooklyn Museum group exhibition opening at Target First Saturday on December 1, 2012. Community members registered as voters will visit studios in Brooklyn and nominate artists for inclusion ... Continue reading ›

in Asia, Events, Hong Kong

Designers seeking inspiration should head to Hong Kong and learn some German

Now in its 9th year, BODW continues to inspire valuable dialogue through an unrivalled blend of forums, seminars, exhibitions and outreach programmes for designers, business leaders, educators, SMEs and the public to exchange ideas and address a wide array of 21st century challenges. BODW 2011 adopts a German accent. This year, BODW is partnering with Germany. With the slogan ... Continue reading ›

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in Brooklyn, DUMBO Arts Festival 2011, Events, NYC, Openings, Performance art

Three exhibits we love at the 2011 DUMBO Arts Festival

In just a few days the streets, parks, lobbies, loading docks, stages and studios of DUMBO are going to packed once again with artists and their creations. In it's 15th year the 2011 DUMBO Arts Festival is shaping up to be the biggest one ever. Here are a few of the exhibits we're really excited to see. ... Continue reading ›

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in Art Exhibition, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Art News, DUMBO Arts Festival 2011, Events, Photography

3 Must-see Photography Exhibits at DUMBO Arts Festival 2011

  With the Dumbo Arts Festival just a few days away, we thought of putting together our top three recommendations for all you photography enthusiasts who want to make the most out of your visit. 1.  ED KASHI : A PHOTOJOURNALIST'S PERSPECTIVE For over 20 years, award-winning photographer Ed Kashi has gripped the world with his compelling still images ... Continue reading ›