Featured Sound Artist: Susan Philipsz

I chose Susan Philipsz because she sounds a bit like one of my favorite musical artists, Enya. She creates her sounds using her own voice against various pieces of architecture which allow for ethereal sound distortion. She installs speakers in strategic points at a public location and then plays her sounds as an outside installation. ThusContinue reading “Featured Sound Artist: Susan Philipsz”

Ancient Symbols: Adobe Illustrator

ancient-symbols The upper left is the ankh which symbolizes eternal life or ‘breath of life’, ‘eye of the nile’ or ‘cruz ansanta’ (cross with a handle). This symbol appears in hand or in proximity of every visual portrayal of an Egyptian Pharaoh. The upper right is the Triskelion. This symbol is prominent in Celtic history.Continue reading “Ancient Symbols: Adobe Illustrator”