Quick video: Alexandre Arrechea

Yesterday I had the opportunity to speak with artist Alexandre Arrechea. His show, “The Rules of Play,” is up in Savannah now and will come to Atlanta next month. He was working with SCAD printmaking professor Robert Brown, making prints to complement 13-foot sculptures of spinning tops. That is something I want to see. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2ehFveogc8[/youtube]…

We never knew

This is an interesting story about a photographer’s image recreated as a sculpture. Photographer is an exhibiting professional and shows this work. While plagiarism and appropriation are important and interesting topics, I’m most fascinated by this quote from the sculptors: “We never knew the image had been taken by a professional photographer.” There is no…