Archives for October 2005

Art a GoGo Podcast #16 – Interview with British Performance Artist Mark McGowan

Show Notes:
– Listen to the MP3 of podcast #16

Interview with British Performance Artist Mark McGowan
Mark McGowan on Wikipedia
Link to Mark McGowan’s webpage. Decription of McGowan’s previous projects, including details about his (controverial) upcoming piece called The Unnecessary Journey.
Exhaust fumes art ‘irresponsible’ – BBC

Close with a Promo and a Song From the Podsafe Music Network
– Promo: Shrink Rap Radio Podcast
– Song: Somebody by American Heartbreak. Visit the Podsafe Music Network for details.

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

Happy Halloween…Santa Cruz Style!

Here’s a couple of pictures of the Surfer Statue in Santa Cruz, decked out for Halloween.

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Art a GoGo Podcast #15 – Almost Live from the New de Young Museum in San Francisco

Show Notes:
– Listen to the MP3 of podcast #15

– The de Young Museum officially re-opens!
San Francisco Buzzes over new Museum
M.H. de Young Museum Timeline

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Andy Goldsworthy: Drawn Stone, 2005
Link to de Young museum page with details about Andy Goldsworthy’s piece called Drawn Stone
Photo of Drawn Stone
– Close-up photo of Drawn Stone

Mark di Suvero: Pax Jerusalem
Link to de Young museum page with details about Mark di Suvero’s piece called Pax Jerusalem
Photo of Pax Jerusalem

Gerhard Richter: Strontium, 2005
Link to de Young Museum page with detials about Gerhard Richter’s piece calle Strontium.
Photo of Stontium

William Michael Harnett: After the Hunt
Link to image on de Young web page
Photo of William Michael Harnett’s After the Hunt
– Wikipedia definition of trompe l’oeil (pronounced “trum ploy”)
– National Gallery of Art: Tour of William Harnett

Chiaroscuro…art term of the day to impress your friends with.

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

Art a GoGo Podcast #14- Back in Santa Cruz!

Show Notes:
– Listen to the MP3 of podcast #14

The New de Young Museum Debuts 10/15/05
Link to the de Young Museum

Townhead Gallery’s Five Minute Artcast
Townhead Gallery is located in Addington, West Yorkshire UK
– The Five Minute Artcast (podcast) features conversations with artists that are located within Yorkshire and the Dales

Art in the News
Mega-artists look next ‘over the river’ (Christo and Jeanne-Claude)

Hopes for fresh start as Getty names new chief
Getty Had Signs It Was Acquiring Possibly Looted Art, Documents Show
– Correction: We mistakenly said that Eli Broad is associated with the Getty trust. That is not the case. The Guardian article described the relationship between Mr. Munitz and Mr. Broad as “reputedly a friend of Mr. Munitz”

Lichtenstein comes out of storage as collection is rehung

Scalia on Art: He Who Pays Calls the Shots

Music: Blues by Stingray
– Close with music by the band Stingray form Perth, Australia
– Song: Last Night
– Featured on the Podsafe Music Network

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– Podcast Feed: artagogo.libsyn.com/rss
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– Intro song “Open Your Mouth” courtesy of Secret Dakota Ring