Check out @Sothebys’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/Sothebys/status/931516114621943808?s=09 To advertise their sale of the Nevinson painting: https://travelswithmyart.wordpress.com/2017/10/31/nevinson-reaches-dizzy-heights/ Sotheby's are using Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark's video for La Mitrailleuse: https://travelswithmyart.wordpress.com/2017/05/16/la-mitrailleuse-as-muse/ Art really does eat art!!!
Joan of Arc is the patron saint of France, so it should not be unexpected to 'bump' into her when in Paris. Strolling up Rue Des Invalides at the crossroads with Rue de Rivoli is this magnificent equestrian statue. In the heat of an August day, she gleams with such an intensity, it hard to stare … Continue reading Joan of Arc…in all her glory
Latest essay for Daily Art Daily: Joan of Arc as Artistic Muse And here is some musical accompaniment to go with it!
When your favourite band decide to pay tribute to your favourite war painting and produce a video to compliment the musique concrete on offer, well it would be rude not to include it in the blog! Yesterday, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark released a track from their forthcoming album, The Punishment of Luxury (named after … Continue reading La Mitrailleuse as muse