News and recent activities - Newsletter March 2012
In December 2011 the IFK in Vienna hosted a conference 'Touché. Die
magische und technische Evidenz der Medien', to which Bax Art contributed.
Gudrun Braunsperger of the Austrian ORF produced the radio program
'Schwarze Löcher der Wissenschaftskultur' in the section 'Dimensionen -
die Welt der Wissenschaft'. It was broadcasted on February 14, at
19.05 hrs at oe1.ORF.at.
Bax Art received special permission from ORF to give you free access to the audiostream until June 22.
The opening of the Ben
Joppe exhibition, performed by the designer Wim Crouwel, was a great
success. A few hundred fans attended the opening with performances by the
Amsterdam Chamber Theatre and Rusalki Quartet and with superb sushi from
Yatta Sushi. Full report is given on the Ben Joppe Facebook page.
The intelligent, beautiful and utterly professional social media
expert Jennifer Delano brought Ben Joppe back to life through Facebook
and Twitter. Discover how she crept into the skin of Ben Joppe and created a host of fans!
Jan Stap published a book
on 'Mondrian the man'. Not his art, but his character and social life
is the main focus, with totally new information on Mondrian's youth in
Jan Stap donated his documentation and images exclusively to TheArtArchives for study by others. Many thanks! The files will be uploaded soon.
TheArtArchives recently posted a new portion of the membership list of the Theosophical Society. Now the period 1875-1915 is available, covering nearly 58.000 members. A valuable source for genealogy, art history and social history!