Archives for July 2005

Tapped Out! Thames Water Company Pulls Plug on Artist

Art in the News
– After being threatend by legal action by the Thames water company, Artist Mark McGowan abandons his latest art project. McGowan is quoted in the story as saying “Everyone else is wasting water – mine’s art.” BBC Link: Plug pulled on running water art

– Guardian: Museum offers free entry to visitors who undress

– Guardian: Money Talks (What not to say to an artist)

Where’s Podcast #8 ?
– No podcast this week. Kathleen and I should be back next week…if I get my voice back!
– Stay subscribed. Thanks for supporting the show.

Doug

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Art a GoGo Podcast #7

Show Notes:
– Listen to the MP3 of podcast #7

– We forgot to mention it during the show, but many thanks to Michael Butler of the Rock and Roll Geek Show for recording a show ID for Art a GoGo!

– Take a virtual ride on the Giant Dipper Roller Coaster

– Quick review of DVD #3 and #4 of the Live Aid Concert… the good, the bad, and the ugly

– How to plan your visit to a museum. Link to 2003 Art a GoGo story “How to Learn More about Art Part Five: Visiting an Art Musuem

Art in the News
Gushing Faucet Could Land Artist in Court

The Art Of The Steal

Art Director Fired After TV Discussion
Daily Show aims to turn Broward’s Controversy exhibit into comedy
WARNING: STORY CONTAINS ADULT CONTENT Controversy’ show lives up to its name Art depicting Bush getting sodomized prompts complaint to county official

Contest Winner!
– The winner of the Winner of our “Create Your Own Masterpiece” contest is Dave Mihaly
Link to Dave’s winning entry “Round Midnight” on the Basquiat website

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Link to Artist Dave Mihaly’s website on AbsoluteArts.com.
– Dave wins a t-shirt from our Cafe Press store
– Thanks for entering the contest!

Sister Randy
Sister Randy makes a guest appearance
– This week, we feature an episode called “Pull my Finger

Support the Arts poster

Podsafe Music from the Podsafe Music Network
– Close today with a song called “Push” by Brother Love
Brother Love on Podsafe Music Network

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– Link to Art a GoGo on Apple’s iTunes
– Intro song “Open Your Mouth” courtesy of Secret Dakota Ring

Technorati Profile

Art a GoGo Podcast #6 – Soundseeing Tour of the Seattle Art Museum

Show Notes:
– Listen to the MP3 of podcast #6

Link to Seattle Art Museum
– Featured exhibit – Isamu Noguchi – Sculptural Design
– We also talk about – “The American Landscape’s “Quieter Spirit”: Early Paintings by Frederic Edwin Church
– Jonathan Borofsky: “Hammering Man”

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Seattle Art Museum Art a GoGo’s Seattle Art Museum photoset

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– Intro song “Open Your Mouth” courtesy of Secret Dakota Ring

Art a GoGo Podcast #5

Show Notes:
– Listen to the MP3 of podcast #5

– Our sincere condolences to those who lost loved ones in the terrorist attacks in London
– Our “supporting the arts” segment is replaced this week by “how you can support your fellow man”
– We talk about the recent release of the Live Aid 4-DVD Set
– Buy the Live Aid DVD set and the proceeds go towards continuing the work of the Band Aid Trust’s famine relief efforts in Africa
– Link to Live8 website

– Clip from Bob Ross’ PBS series The Joy of Painting

Tim Hawkinson review by Edward Goldman of KCRW’s Art Talk

– The Art of Jean-Michel Basquiat at MOCA. July 17 thru October 10
Iconography defined
Basquiat online
Basquiat on Wikipedia

Create Your Own Masterpiece contest. Chance to win an Art a GoGo t-shirt! We provide details on the podcast. 1) Go to the Baquiat online “create art” website. 2) Create your own masterpiece. 3) Click on the “invite your friends to see your work” button on the lower right hand side of the web page. 4) Email your creation to artagogo@gmail.com by July 20th. 5). We’ll announce a winner on our next podcast on on July 24th.

– Chris Drury: Redwood Vortex. At the Montalvo Arts Center through 2006.
– Art a GoGo visits Chris Drury’s Redwood Vortex at the Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, CA

– Mid-show music detour and Happy Birthday to Kathleen!
– Song: Like I do by John Turley
– Link to Joe Turley’s website
– Like to Joe Turley on GarageBand

Art in the News
US lawsuits pursue lost art – Christian Science Monitor

Running on empty – The Guardian
– Article about performance artist Mark McGowan

Making an Impression: Bellagio showcases the largest collection of Impressionist art ever in Las Vegas – Review Journal

– We close the show with some jazz.
– Song: “Characas” by JP.Pasquier

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– Intro song “Open Your Mouth” courtesy of Secret Dakota Ring

Art a GoGo Podcast #4 – Almost Live from The Getty Museum!

Show Notes:
– Listen to the MP3 of podcast #4

The Getty Website: Visitor Informaiton
Satellite image of the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Rembrandt’s Late Religious Paintings at The Getty Museum, LA. Now thru August 28, 2005
– Definition of Tenebrism (painting style used by Rembrandt)
– Edward Goldman: KCRW Art Talk
– Podcast feed for KCRW’s Art Talk: http://kcrw.com/podcast/show/at

The Getty Center: Meier’s Marble Masterpiece (Art a GoGo review from 2000)

Shrine and Shroud: Textiles in Illuminated Manuscripts. Now thru October 2, 2005 at The Getty.

Three Roads Taken: The Photographs of Paul Strand. Now thru September 4, 2005 at The Getty

That Profile: Martin Puryear. Permanent collection at The Getty
– Enlarged photograph of That Profile.

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Getty Museum Art a GoGo’s Getty Museum photoset

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– Contact us by email: artagogo@gmail.com
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– Intro song “Open Your Mouth” courtesy of Secret Dakota Ring