Thursday, November 24, 2011

Charis Tsevis in the News

Studio Artist user Charis Tsevis's work was quite prominent online this fall in the aftermath of Steve Job's passing. Tevis's stunning Studio Artist generated photo mosaic imagery was featured in many Steve Jobs tribute articles.

The Greek Reporter featured Charis in an interview article that discussed his approach and techniques used to generate his artwork. Charis talks about his use of Studio Artist to build photo mosaic imagery and other visual effects, as well as his thoughts on being a digital artist in modern Greece.

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

History is the Art of Forgetting

Studio Artist user Michael Wright is a special guest at the 18th Street Arts Center in Santa Monica on November 30th. The final evening in a series of presentations that take a look at high profile artists who broke boundaries and created new forms of art media. The discussion will center on EZTV's CyberSpace Gallery, one of the world's first galleries dedicated to computer art.

The evening also features the debut of a new video art piece by Esther Kiss, as well as the rarely seen Outside Looking In - One Last Visit With Timothy Leary. The 18th Street Arts Center is at 1639 18th Street, Santa Monica, CA. The presentation begins at 8 pm on Wed, Nov 30.

Here's a link for more information on the presentation.

Here's a link to Michael's daily portrait virus project. Michael uses Studio Artist to create his daily self portraits.  Here's a link to a previous Studio Artist news article that discusses a stack filtering project based on Michael's portrait virus images.