This Found Art goes back to an early Japanese animated film made in 1929. This gem was sourced from traditional folklore about a man entering the woods and coming across a circle of fierce and joyous beings.
“I think New York is wonderful. It’s like a dream. It always makes European cities look like villages to me. I think of the city going up, don’t you? Well, it tends to move the sky.”
- Georgia O’Keeffe
This excerpt is from a Georgia O’Keeffe documentary made in 1977 by PBS in which she talks about her painting of New York City.
“I think art is a tool to really set up new questions
To create a basic structure which can be opened to possibilities?”
- Ai Weiwei
We follow Weiwei working with a town of porcelain artists to create the exhibit Sunflower Seeds which was displayed at Tate Modern a few years ago.
Theo Jansen a Dutch artist makes majestic kinetic sculptures which move on their own.
"The walls between art and engineering exist only in our minds." - Theo Jansen
Leonard Cohen on God and dying. The interviewer was David Remnick, the full text of their conversation was printed in the New Yorker