Into The Atmosphere !

« Into The Atmosphere » is photographer Michael Shainblum’s tribute to the state of California and its stunning deserts, mountains and coastlines captured over the course of a year and brought to life as never before using over 12,000 photos. Directed and Filmed by Michael Shainblum Borrego Springs, CA Ancient Bristol Pinecone Forest, CA Sutro Baths, San…

goêles !

My Current Jam goêles Rrupt’s fourth album released in may 2014.17 Tracks of industrial/ambient/orchestral music. rrupt is a musical project spanning vast territories between ambiant, industrial and ethnic music…and some weird rock as well. rrupt has released three albums in the past… The first album « pour rose noire » is fully industrial, slow, like your ears are…

The Illusion Of Life !

The 12 basic principles of animation were developed by the ‘old men’ of Walt Disney Studios, amongst them Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, during the 1930s. The Illusion of Life : Disney Animation Of course they weren’t old men at the time, but young men who were at the forefront of exciting discoveries that were…

Polyfauna Experience !

My Current Jam Polyfauna This new app for iOS and Android is an experimental collaboration with Radiohead, Stanley Donwood and Nigel Godrich. Here’s how Thom Yorke, the radiohead leader, describes it in an interview : Your screen is the window into an evolving world. Move around to look around. You can follow the red dot. You can wear headphones. Universal Everything…

Artist’s perspective on life and Stories !

An artist is a man who digests his own subjective impressions and knows how to find a general objective meaning in them, and how to express them in a convincing form- Maxim Gorky Is the form of your story true to your world view? A post about congruence between the writer’s perspective on life and the…

The Enigma of Beauty !

Devouring Time, blunt thou the lion’s paws, And make the earth devour her own sweet brood; Pluck the keen teeth from the fierce tiger’s jaws, And burn the long-lived phoenix in Hérus blood. William shakespeare, Sonnet no. 19 From a smile of a baby, through erotic ecstasies to the grimaces of pain, this beautiful short film show…

Few Second of Purity !

My Current Jam Silent Running by Douglas Trumbull (1972) Opening credits This is the profoundly delicate and sensitive title sequence that draws you into the world of « Silent Running » and it’s desperate message about preserving life on Earth. It painted a bleak picture of the future that may have served as a useful wake up call in…

Five Heros and a Forgotten Beast in Watercolor !

The pitch : Five young superheroes and their teacher reside in a tree house. They band together and rescue the magical Zez from the evil General Moon. The authors and their process : the book features lush watercolor drawings, illustrated by Lucasfilm 3-D animator Alina Chau who has worked  on “Star Wars : The Clone…

A bronze childhood that never grew up !

 In my artistic journey through life I have every intention of indulging my imagination and like Peter Pan I strive never to grow up ! Rachel Talbot Rachel Talbot was born in Staffordshire in 1984. Brought up in artistic surroundings, she realized fairly early on that sculpture was her first love. Training three years in…