Lofty little city of Vic

Vic Vic is a small but magnificent city in the Barcelona province , in the comunidad autónoma (autonomous community) of Catalonia. The city is situated on the Vic Plain and lies along the Meder River, which is a tributary of the Ter River. Because it was first inhabited by the Ausetanos, an ancient Iberian tribe, it was called Ausa. The city was…

Early Advertorial

Out of this world! A gem of advertising elegantly and deceptively delivered – the brave new world of domestic appliances. – https://archive.org/details/out_of_this_world WATCH IN WINDOW BELOW OR USE LINK ABOVE Reviewer: August 1, 2011.   Subject: I too love an appliance. This is a beautiful piece of corporate propaganda. Our stepford wife’s transformation across different ethnicities symbolizes a…

abstract : imagery

Abstract There exists in the vocabulary of most art historians and critics, and connoisseurs a usage of the words “image” and “imagery” in reference to a phenomenological range of forms in painting.  The terms seem reserved by tacit assumption for a special use. That is, we tend to reject the generic definition of image as…

collage & photomontage

Yanna's Pupil

Yanna’s Pupil – Greville E This is Agata Rek (below), a polish-born, multidisciplinary artist. Her focus is on analogue and elemental collage, illustration, and photography – she excels in abstract style and fashion concepts. Having lived in Europe and the United States, she feels at ease with the visual landscapes of both. Her constant curiosity…

Cloud Atlas

All photos: Greville E Clouds are amazing – so big and so brilliant. Yet they are just big bunches of little water droplets and crystals suspended in our atmosphere. Clouds are formed as a result of saturation of the air when it is cooled to its dew point, or when they become water vapor. Nephology is the science of clouds,…

eikon artists

Caged Heat

E I K O N – A R T I S T S Laia Comas – Collagelaia transitions in movement and form Laia Comas – Montage · Design thinking Laia has acquired a visual language ​​that combines visual and conceptual creativity with skillful technique and process.She understands that art and design follow different paths but at the…

On the Rocks II

Rocks of ages Another series of photographic ‘rock portraits’ from a stretch of coast along the Maresme in Catalunya. Mesmerising geological textures, light and shadow, and the power of the Mediterranean define the changes and deterioration of these timeless and apparently not immovable elements. All photos: Greville E

Improve your image

Exclusive Curation Hotels, restaurants, public and private spaces – we will curate, compose and arrange installation of artworks for your space, whether it be a voluminous reception area or foyer, or a series of rooms or communal living spaces. We can provide personalised services for custom curation and acquisition of creative, stimulating, restorative imagery throughout…

Hearing health and countering disability

Silence – Greville E Anyone with hearing loss can make great records! Yes! Really. And Tchad Blake, Susan Rogers, Bella Bathurst, and Andrew Scheps are going to explain why. This unique panel will be debunking myths, discussing how to prevent/manage hearing loss, and if you already have damage, learning how to live with it and…

Sant Pol Correfoc – fire devils

During Festa Major in the seaside town of Sant Pol the ‘Correfoc’ – The correfoc is a form of street entertainment where the public interacts with fire and devils. Generally, these “fire runs” take place in the late evening at different events and festivities all around Catalunya and Spain. See more fire devels and processions…

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