Tag: performance

May 26, 2014

The Washington Ballet Perform Their Hardest Dance Moves

The Washington Ballet Perform Their Hardest Dance Moves

The Washington Post asked six dancers of the Washington Ballet to perform their most difficult dance moves in their repertoire. This is poetry in motion. Originally founded as The Washington School of Ballet in 1944 by legendary ballet pioneer Mary Day, The Washington Ballet (TWB) was incorporated as a professional company in 1976 and…

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May 17, 2014

This Guy Was Just Playing His Guitar When Two Strangers Joined In and Made Something Beautiful

This Guy Was Just Playing His Guitar When Two Strangers Joined In and Made Something Beautiful

Three strangers on the street got together for an impromptu jam session and it was amazing. Music has the power to connect people and touch souls, this is the beauty of music in its simplest form. Sometimes I just don’t know :)

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May 16, 2014

Best. Street Performer. Ever.

Best. Street Performer. Ever.

It doesn’t get much better than this. If you’re ever in Ann Arbor, Michigan, you might just run into this guy and his custom-built transformer costume. According to the Detroit Free Press the man behind the costume is 28-year-old Joslyn Paige who says he made the suit himself in about five weeks at a…

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Apr 12, 2014

The Art of Buugeng – The Visual Kaleidoscope

The Art of Buugeng – The Visual Kaleidoscope

Buugengs are ‘S-shaped’ objects that are spun and manipulated using a series of techniques to create an optical illusion known as the “visual kaleidoscope”. In this beautifully shot video entitled Flow, we see Buugeng performer Gustavo Ollitta manipulating a pair of buugengs with great skill and control. You can learn more about buugeng including…

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Jan 23, 2014

Artist Uses Entire Body to Create Larger than Life Charcoal Drawings

Artist Uses Entire Body to Create Larger than Life Charcoal Drawings

Artist Heather Hansen Heather Hansen is a performance artist and painter who uses her entire body to create larger than life kinetic drawings with charcoal. Using concentric patterns with her hands, feet and body; Hansen creates large canvases in her studio and even in front of live audiences (as seen below at the Ochi…

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Feb 11, 2013

Liu Bolin: The Invisible Man [25 photos]

Liu Bolin: The Invisible Man [25 photos]

Liu Bolin is an artist from China’s Shandong province. Born in 1973, he currently lives and works in Beijing. Bolin received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Shandong College of Arts in 1995 and his Master of Fine Arts from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing in 2001. His work has…

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